EECE 799 - Exploring Mathematical Ideas Through Literature
Required interdisciplinary core course for MS 1-6 students. MAT students may take this course as an elective. Explores the role of literature in an elementary school mathematics program. Students discuss criteria for selecting books and address issues of equity in children's literature, such as gender and multicultural perspectives. Students examine a wide range of math-related literature and develop effective instructional strategies for using these books to explore important mathematical concepts.
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