Teaching Mathematics with Manipulatives, Grades 7-12
CLASS SESSION: Thursday, August 21, 2014-Friday, December 05, 2014
On-Campus Sessions/Orientation Information:
Students will be required to attend one session at USC Columbia on Saturday, Sept. 13, 9:30 a.m. - noon, in Wardlaw College, Room 122.
Available online at http://www.ite.sc.edu/dickey/EDSE660.html.
Lab assignment packets will be sent to all students along with the course DVDs. Coversheets for turning in assignments will be posted online at www.sc.edu/dl/pdfs/edsej660_coversheet.pdf. For each assignment, print the cover sheet, fill out your mailing address, and mail the assignment and the corresponding cover sheet to Dr. Ed Dickey, Wardlaw 225, College of Education, USC, Columbia, SC 29208; or fax to 803-777-3193. You are required to keep a copy of each assignment in case of loss in transit.
Course Delivery Type: Over 50% DVD: The primary course content is available on DVD and will be mailed to the student
automatically once enrollment is complete. Usually, DVDs are mailed to students within two weeks before the begin date of the class. If you have not received your DVDs by one week before the beginning of class, contact Distributed Learning at firstname.lastname@example.org or
call toll free 1-800-922-2577. Course may utilize Blackboard.
(One or more synchronous components may REQUIRE meeting face-to-face or Online).
Credit: 3 semester hours of undergraduate/graduate credit
Instructor: Ed Dickey
Bulletin Course Description: Methods and materials for using manipulative devices to teach middle and high school level mathematics.
Information is accurate as of
March 29, 2015, 5:24 am
(Subject to change)
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.