CURRINS 580 Mathematics Education: Common Core State Standards, High School

2013-2014


General Documents

Syllabus PDF Document

Homework and project timeline (Spring) (PDF)
(Please note that changes may be made to this schedule, as deemed necessary by the course facilitators.)

Homework rubric (Spring) (PDF)

Project Plan, Teach, Reflect rubric (Spring) (PDF)

(The timeline and rubrics from the Fall semester are archived on this page.)


Session 14: May 7, 2014

Project Showcase

Session 13: April 2, 2014

Session slides PPTX

Spectrum of applied mathematics DOC
(From: Abrams, J., Teaching Mathematical Modeling at the High School Level, Proceedings of the 2012 APEC Workshop, Indonesia, 2012, 34- 51.)

Session 12: March 19, 2014

Session slides PPTX

Engage New York Grade 8 Mathematics Module 3: Similarity.
There are links to downloadable resources on that page, including Teacher Materials (PDF), Student Materials (PDF), and Copy Ready Materials (PDF).

Session 11: March 5, 2014

Session slides PPTX

Session 10: February 19, 2014

Session slides PPTX

Engage New York Algebra II Module 1 overview and assessments PDF

Session 9: January 22, 2014

Session slides PPTX

The Cycle Shop task PDF
(NYC Department of Education)

The Cycle Shop student work PDF

Session 8: December 18, 2013

Project Showcase

Session 7: December 4, 2013

Session slides PPTX

Session 6: November 20, 2013

Session slides PPTX

Case Story Protocol PDF
Adapted from "Inquiry into Mathematics teacher Education 2008," by Hughes, Smith, Boston & Hogel.

Sample lesson plan template 1 DOC

Sample lesson plan template 2 DOCX

Session 5: November 6, 2013

Session slides PPTX

Thinking Through a Lesson Protocol PDF
From "Thinking through a Lesson: Successfully Implementing High-Level Tasks," by Smith, Bill & Hughes.

Reading: "Thinking through a Lesson: Successfully Implementing High-Level Tasks," by Margaret S. Smith, Victoria Bill & Elizabeth K. Hughes. (Please ask an instructor for a copy if you did not receive one in class.)

Session 4: October 30, 2013

Session slides PPTX

Video note-taking sheet PDF, DOCX

Construction conjectures PDF

Graphs of functions PDF

Session 3: October 16, 2013

Session slides PPTX

Julie's Doghouse PDF, DOCX

Julie's Doghouse student work PDF, DOCX

Reading: "Open-ended Questions and the Process Standards," by Wendy Sanchez. (Please ask an instructor for a copy if you did not receive one in class.)

Session 2: October 2, 2013

Session slides PPTX

SBAC Claims handout PDF, PPT

SBAC Sample Items PDF, PPT

Reading: "Responding to Students' Work on a Rich Task," by Kuper & Kumani. (Please ask an instructor for a copy if you did not receive one in class.)

Session 1: September 18, 2013

Session slides PPTX

Supermarket Carts Task PDF

Reflection Sheet DOCX

High School Task Sort PDF
From Smith, M.S., Stein, M.K., Arbaugh, F., Brown, C.A., & Mossgrove, J. (2004), Characterizing the cognitive demands of mathematical tasks: A task-sorting activity. In Bright, G. & Rubenstein, R.N. (Eds.), Professional Development Guidebook for Perspectives on the Teaching of Mathematics: Sixty-Sixth Yearbook (p. 69). Reston, VA: NCTM.

High School Task Sort Key PDF

Levels of Demand PDF

Reading: "Mathematics Performance Assessment: A New Game for Students," by Shannon & Zawojewski. (Please ask an instructor for a copy if you did not receive one in class.)


Kevin Mcleod
09/19/2013