Lecturing in the classroom.

MAST II: Teaching in Science and Mathematics

General Catalog: Cross-listed under Geology and Education (GEL 181/EDU 181)

Units: 2

Prerequisite: Major in mathematics, science, or engineering, or have completed a one-year sequence of science or calculus and consent of the instructor.

Grading: P/NP grading only

GE credit: SS, WE

When Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring


Lecture/Discussion: 2 hours weekly

Internship: Approximately 2 hours weekly (minimum 20 total hours). Middle/Junior High Schools in Davis, Woodland, Dixon, Vacaville, and surrounding communities.

Description: Exploration of effective teaching practices based on examination of how middle school students learn math and science. Selected readings, discussion and field experience in middle school classrooms.