Instructor

Jeffrey O. Bauer

107 Carhart Science

Phone: 402-375-7334

Email: jebauer1@wsc.edu

Course Description: Probability and data analysis, geometry, measurement, problem solving, reasoning and proof. The course meets requirements for the Elementary Education endorsement and Middle School Mathematics concentration. The one-hour course MAT 215 may be applied to the High School Mathematics endorsement.

Textbook: Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II: Elementary Geometry. Jeffrey O. Bauer, (2007). Wayne State College

Textbook: Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II: Elementary Geometry (old version). Jeffrey O. Bauer, (2007). Wayne State College

Mathematics for Elementary Teachers: A Conceptual Approach, 7E. Bennett and Nelson, (2007). McGraw Hill: Boston, MASS. (ISBN-13: 978-0-07-302284-0)

Course Outline

- Geometry
- Introduction
- Construction, Congruence and Similarity
- Measurement
- Transformations
- Probability and Statistics
- Probability
- Experiments
- Simulations
- Odds and Expected Values
- Counting
- Graphs
- Central Tendency and Variations