Mathematics for Elementary School Students - Part I


Summer 2014 quarter (Session I)

Taught by

mathematics teacher education

This class focuses on the mathematical content knowledge teachers and parents need in order to teach elementary and middle school mathematics. Students will develop their content knowledge in number theory (base-ten and place value, whole number operations, fractions, fraction operations, factors and multiples, proportional reasoning) and Algebra (algebra as generalized arithmetic, algebraic manipulation, linear and non-linear functions). Through this mathematical content and an examination of the Common Core State Standards, students will develop their own mathematical thinking, reasoning, and justification skills.


This program is appropriate for students who intend to enroll in The Evergreen State College Master in Teaching Program or other teacher education programs and current teachers and parents who wish to further develop their understanding of mathematics. 

Program Details

Fields of Study

Preparatory for studies or careers in


Location and Schedule

Campus location



Offered during: Day

Advertised schedule: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 2-6 pm


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Online Learning

Hybrid Online Learning < 25% Delivered Online

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Date Revision
June 12th, 2014 Course Cancelled due to low enrollment.

Registration Information

Credits: 4 (Summer)

Class standing: Junior–Senior

Maximum enrollment: 20


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