Dr. Rachael M. Welder
 
 

My Career as an Educator

Graduate Courses for Teachers

Mathematics Curriculum & Methods

Program: MSEd, Childhood Education, Grades 1-6

Combined content & methods course, grades 1-6,

have taught traditionally and up to 33% hybrid

  1. sample syllabus (PDF)

  2. sample activities & assignments

  3. comments from student evaluations

  4. letter from student (PDF)



  1. Graduate students at the 2009 ATMNYC conference



Research Seminar in Mathematics/Science Education, Grades 1-6

Program: MSEd, Childhood Education: Mathematics/Science Specialization


Research Seminar in Mathematics Education, Grades 7-12

Program: MA, Adolescent Mathematics Professional Certificate


Historical Strategies & the Teaching of Mathematics (co-taught)

Online content course, grades 9-12

  1. sample unit: Calculus (PDF)



Teacher U: Mathematics Curriculum & Methods for Inservice Charter School Teachers

Combined content & methods, grades K-8

  1. information about the Teacher U program (PDF)

  2. sample syllabus (PDF)

  3. sample teaching reference guide: fractions for K-1 students (PDF)

  4. photos of students working in fraction centers


 

Photos of students at the annual conference of the
Association of Teachers of Mathematics of NYC:

2007    2008    2009    2010    2011    2012    2014

Undergraduate Courses for Teachers

Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers (semester 1 of 2)

Content course, grades K-8

  1. course website (pre-dating Blackboard)

  2. sample activities & assignments



  3. Student exploring multiplication with manipulatives


Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers (semester 2 of 2)

Content course, grades K-8

  1. sample activities & assignments



Mathematics for Elementary Education

Content course, grades 1-6

  1. sample syllabus (PDF)

  2. sample activities & assignments


Mathematics Teaching & Learning in Elementary School/Fieldwork

Methods course & fieldwork supervision, grades 1-6

  1. sample syllabus (PDF)

  2. sample activities & assignments



Teacher Academy: Secondary Mathematics & Science Seminar (semester 1 of 2)

Action research seminar & fieldwork supervision, grades 9-12


Teacher Academy: Secondary Mathematics & Science Seminar (semester 2 of 2)

Action research seminar & fieldwork supervision, grades 9-12


Teacher Academy: Secondary Mathematics & Science Seminar (semester 1 of 2)

Methods seminar & fieldwork supervision, grades 9-12

  1. sample syllabus (PDF)

  2. information about the Teacher Academy program


 

Calculus I


College Algebra


Elementary Statistics

  1. course website (prior to Blackboard)

  2. letter from student (PDF)


Mathematics for Everyday Life

  1. sample syllabus (PDF)

  2. letter from student (PDF)

Undergraduate Courses for Non-Teaching Majors

Experiences Working with K-12 Students


Northridge Elementary School, Bismarck, ND (2013)

Guest Teacher, Mathematics Grades 1 & 3


   


Headwaters Middle School, Bozeman, MT (2006-2007)

Substitute Mathematics Teacher, grade 8


Montana State University, Bozeman, MT (2007)

Expanding Your Horizons Workshop Leader, grades 6-8


Emily Dickinson Elementary School, Bozeman, MT (2005)

Graduate Teaching Intern, grades K & 5

  1. sample activity for Kindergarten students




Mandan High School, Mandan, ND (2001)

Student Teacher, grades 9-12

  1. Algebra II

  2. Geometry

  3. Pre-Calculus


Century High School, Bismarck, ND (2001)

Practicum Student Teacher, grade 11

  1. Algebra II


Northridge Elementary School, Bismarck, ND (1999–2001)

Mathematics Assistant, grades K & 2


Hughes Middle School, Bismarck, ND (1997–2000

Dance Team Coach, grades 7-9


Centennial Elementary School, Bismarck, ND (1998)

Summer Program Leader, grades K-6