Course Language:

İngilizce

Course Objectives:

The main aim of this study is to examine basic geometry concepts and discuss contemporary teaching strategies to teach these concepts.

Course Content:

Van Hiele's levels of thinking; basic geometric concepts, geometric structures, geometric objects; congruence and similarity; transformation geometry, projections, patterns and tessellations, fractals; Pythagorean theorem; teaching the nature of measurement and the concept of time, length, area, volume and angle measurement (organizing course content - using appropriate teaching materials and strategies, etc.); student knowledge about these subjects (understanding and interpretation of students’ thinking, difficulties, mistakes and misconceptions); the relationship of these subjects with daily life and other lessons. |

Course Methodology:

1. Lecture 2. Case study 3. Discussion 4. Demonstration 5. Group work 6. Microteaching 7. Problem solving

Course Evaluation Methods:

A. Supply type B. Multiple-choice test C. Incomplete D. True-False E. Oral exam F. Portfolio G. Performance type H. Report