## Course files and links of interest.

- EDUC 435 Course Outline
- EDUC 435 Calendar
- EDUC 435 Assignment Descriptions
- ***GOOGLE FOLDER WITH ALL COURSE FILES***
- BC MATH CURRICULUM GRIDS
- RESOURCES AND LINKS

## Class summaries and homework updates.

**Class 1 – Aug. 24: ***Doing mathematics*

*Doing mathematics*

- Summary (includes
*Graph Game,**Skyscrapers*, and a bit on*flow*) - Homework (includes
*Van de Walle Ch 2*and*Lockhart’s Lament*)

**Class 2 – Aug. 28: ***Competencies and Content*

*Competencies and Content*

- Summary and Homework (includes
*Pixel Problem*,*Lamppost Problem*,*Nested Squares*, more on the*five strands*, and part of*Van de Walle Ch 3*)

**Class 3 – Aug. 30: ***Rich Tasks*

*Rich Tasks*

- Summary and Homework (includes
*Stacking Squares*link,*3 types of questions*,*‘what makes a rich task’*reading,*‘thinking like a mathematician’*reading,*‘arbitrary and necessary’*reading, and a link to the 100 days of summer challenge by*brilliant.org*) - Pythagorean Theorem Water Demo Video

**Class 4 – Sept. 1: ***Planning to Occasion Mathematical Learning*

*Planning to Occasion Mathematical Learning*

- Summary and Homework (includes
*four components of good math teaching*, links to readings on*real world vs fake world, mathematical modelling, and developing the question*from Dan Meyer, links to the circle/angular velocity connected lesson resources, links to more*resources for finding activity ideas,*and the*pool table problem*). - PowerPoint with circle lesson videos
- Resource List (also linked at top of this page)
- ‘Why’ Questions