Geometry for Teachers
Office: Boyd 325
Web Page: http://www.westga.edu/~agiovann/
Office Hours: MTWRF 10-11am or by appointment
Text: A Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers, 7th edition. Authors: Billstein, Libeskind, and Lott.
Learning Outcomes: The student shall demonstrate:
Chapter 11: 1-5
Chapter 12: 1-5
Note: 20 sections in 14 class periods. Keep up with the work.
Project See project attachment.
Random Quizzes. Based on homework and class discussions. 0-2 points for correctness both mathematically and grammatically.
3 Tests of 75-minute duration that will occur during class periods. There will be a week notice of the exam.
1 Comprehensive Final. This will be held in class on August 1 from 7:30am to 9:30am. The comprehensive may be used to replace your lowest in class exam score.
Your course grade is based on 5 parts as follows:
Project 20 times your points/total points assigned
Test 1 20 times your percentage from test
Test 2 20 times your percentage from test
Test 3 20 times your percentage from test
Final* 20 times your percentage from final
Quizzes(extra) 5 times your points/total points assigned
* This score could replace a lower score from any other test.
B > OR = 80 >
C > OR = 70 >
D > OR = 60 > F
July 3 Last day to withdraw with a W
July 4 Holiday
July 11 Test 2
July 25 Test 3 and Project due.
July 30 Last day of class
Aug. 1 Final Exam 12:30pm-2:30pm in Classroom