MATH 3002: Mathematics Classroom Presentations

Mathematics Classroom Presentations is a requirement for math majors in the GeauxTeach program. In this exploration of secondary mathematics concepts, prospective mathematics teachers are expected to do the following: 

  • Explore mathematics curriculum from grades 6 through Algebra I, including becoming familiar with Louisiana Student Standards for Mathematics (content and practice).
  • Utilize mathematics content knowledge to plan inquiry-based lessons.
  • Design inquiry-based lessons using the 5E instructional model.
  • Explore and develop mathematical tasks, using Internet sources and PRAXIS.

A special emphasis is on developing professional presentations on the standards, including appropriate background knoweldge on the nature of the concepts and the importance to student learning.