Cheryl J. McAllister,
MA101 Materials for
Office: Johnson Hall 217A University Studies Materials
Mail Stop: MS6700
Phone: 573-651-2778 SEMO2020 AAC meeting summaries
Presentation for College Success Seminar, Feb. 6, 2013. "Math Study Skills".
Presentation for JMM in San Diego, Jan. 12, 2013. "Redesigning Beginning and Intermediate Algebra: Lessons Learned.
Presentation for Nov. 30, 2012 MCTM Conference "Circles and Triangles: Constructing Platonic Solids as Art".
Presentation for Dec. 2, 2011 MCTM Conference "Tangram Activities for the holidays"
Presentation for Dec. 3, 2010 MCTM meeting on "Developing skills writing word problems for fraction operations". PDF
When Will I Use Math? http://WhenWillIUseMath.com
MA090 Developmental Algebra (this course is no longer offered at Southeast)
MA095 Intermediate Algebra (this course is no longer offered at Southeast)
MA101/102 Beginning and Intermediate Algebra
MA118 Mathematics I
-------- Link to Information on Teaching Mathematics for Early Childhood Majors
MA318 Mathematics II
MA418 Geometry for Teachers
MA134 College Algebra (not currently teaching)
UI100 Freshman Seminar - The Mathematics of Art
UI438 Nature and Growth of Mathematical Thought
Here is a direct link to mathematics
compiled specifically for Early Childhood Majors
Link to Information on Teaching Mathematics for Early Childhood Majors
Handouts from December 4, 2009 MCTM meeting on "Teaching Fraction Word Problems with a Conceptual Approach".
Power points slides
Power Point slides from Mathfest 2009 presentations:
"Common Error Patterns in Pre-service Teachers' Attempts at Writing Fraction Word Problems", Cheryl J. McAllister and Cheryl Beaver.
"Using the Mathematics of Art as a Freshman Seminar Theme", Cheryl J. McAllister
Handouts and materials from 2008
MCTM conference in Columbia, MO from the "Enhancing the teaching of problem
solving involving fractions" workshop.
Problems using only the definition of fractions
Dr. Loyd's Activity
Basic Contexts for Fraction Word Problems
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Power Point for Fall 2007 SSMA conference
Student error patterns when writing fraction word problems
Handouts and information from the Fall 2005 MCTM conference
Fraction Activities Link to the Rational Number Project
Problems associated with the teaching of fraction concepts
Polyomino information (follow-up to MCTM conference 2002):
Pentomino activity sheet
Websites for learning more about polyominoes
Outline form of Power Point slides.
Universal Design information (follow-up to 2002 NCTM conference in Paducah):
Power Point presentation
What if math is not your best subject?
Math Study Skills
Suggestions on how to cope with math anxiety
Dissertation: Developing Preservice Teachers’ Procedural and Conceptual Understanding of Fractional Number Concepts
Dissertation - final draft Appendixes
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