Making Math Real: Kindergarten
4-Day Course | 9:00am to 5:00pm daily
Registration Fee: $699 for tuition & course reader
3.0 optional academic units [see below]
COURSE PREREQUISITE: All participants must have taken the Making Math Real: Overview prior to enrolling in this course.
COURSE DESCRIPTION: This foundational course provides a four day intensive focus on the comprehensive scope and sequence for Kindergarten and the earliest developments of number sense. This seminar is important for Pre-K, Kindergarten and 1st Grade teachers. Emphasis is on developmentally appropriate multisensory structured strategies to establish key fundamental prerequisites for primary mathematics.
Topics Include: one-to-one correspondence, conservation of number, number symbol development, counting, sorting, classifying, data and graphing, number concepts for place value, concepts of addition and subtraction, time, money, measurement, geometry and story problems. All activities are hands-on, manipulative based and fully structured. These techniques are designed to reach the full diversity of learning styles. Extensive color-coding is a critical element of the structure. Please bring 4 colored pens or pencils in blue, green, red and black.
IMPORTANT NOTE: This special course is only offered once per year, every summer, so don’t miss out!
Optional Academic Credit Costs & Registration
Optional units of credit are available for each course at the low cost of $89 per unit, paid directly to CSUEB Continuing Education. Credit registration forms, payment instructions, and the grading policy will be provided on the first day of class. All credit registration forms must be submitted with payment to the MMR instructor by the end of each course. No exceptions.