EDU70010 Mathematics in Primary School

Unit code: EDU70010

Duration: 1 Teaching Period

Contact hours: Recommended 12 hours of study per week

About this unit

This unit focuses on preparing students to teach mathematics in the primary classroom.

Content

  • The content appropriate for teaching the curriculum for mathematics in the primary classroom
  • Methods of teaching mathematics
  • Integrating the curriculum
  • Design and sequencing of tasks
  • Team-teaching
  • Enquiry-based and problem-solving approaches.
  • Dealing with diversity and individual differences
  • Maintaining a safe and challenging learning environment in the primary years
  • Tools and practices for assessing, recording and reporting student learning of mathematics.