Sarah Baumgart

CaT1 & CaT2 Science Instructor

Office: JBEB 153C
Phone: (831) 459-2226 (Cal Teach office)
Office Hours: Before or after class
Current Class: CaT2 Science/Math Winter 2016
Last Course Taught:CaT2 Science Spring 2015


Seminar Materials for CaT2 Science/Math (EDUC 100A):


Syllabus CaT2 Science Spring 2016


The Rule of Four


Classroom Activities Log


Lesson Design


Lesson Plan Rubric


Host Teacher Evaluation of Intern Lesson


Mathematics Common Core Standards


California’s Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)


California Science Content Standards K-12




(Listed by author)

Cleaves, W. (2008) Promoting Mathematics Accessibility through Multiple Representations... Jigsaws

Hoffert, S. (2009) Mathematics: the universal language?

Griffiths, P. (2000) How a Teacher Can Influence

Krajcik, J. and Merritt, J. (2012) Engaging Students in Scientific Practices)

Marzano, R. (2003), Rules & Procedures

Marzano, R. (2004), Direct Vocabulary Instruction

McDonnough, J. and Cho, S (2011), Making the Connection

Perfors, A. (2008) Another classroom demo

Rosenshine, B (2010) Principles of instruction

Ross, T. (2014)How Black Students Tend to Learn Science

NCTM News Bulletin. "Giving Voice to English Language Learners in Mathematics”

NCTM News Bulletin. "Supporting Writing Skills in English Language Learners"

Extra Reading:

Teaching Tips to Promote Active Learning, Class Participation, and Effective Teaching




Seminar Materials from previous quarters:


Syllabus CaT1 Science Winter 2011

Syllabus CaT2 Science Spring 2012

Syllabus CaT2 Science/Math Fall 2012

Syllabus CaT2 Science/Math Winter 2014

Syllabus CaT2 Science Spring 2014

Syllabus CaT2 Math/Science Winter 2015

Syllabus CaT2 Science Spring 2015

Syllabus CaT2 Science/Math Winter 2016

Saunders, G et al. (2011) Great science for autistic students (pdf)