Math in Your Feet professional development workshops are active and hands-on, empowering teachers to learn and teach the movement, rhythm and math aspects of this program. These workshops are for classroom teachers of grades 3-6 and PE and music specialists. K-2 teachers will find the material adaptable for the younger grades.
Learn how to: use simple foot-based dance patterns to orient students in space; apply problem solving strategies to the choreographic process; challenge students to learn and apply principles of transformation and symmetry to dance patterns; infuse your classroom with math vocabulary used in context; help students communicate their creative work using written reflections, word studies, graphs, symbols, and maps.
Detailed workshop packet and PDF of all classroom materials provided.
This program meets standards in 21st Century Skills, Communication, Critical Thinking, Health & Wellness, Life Skills, Math, Patterns & Sequence, Physical Education, Problem Solving, and Teamwork.
30 students per workshop unless otherwise noted.
300 students per performance unless otherwise noted.
Double: Two performances, one right after the other.
Subsequent: Additional sessions on the same day in the same location.
45 minutes per workshops unless otherwise noted.
45 minutes per performances unless otherwise noted.
Arts for Learning is a not-for-profit organization. All of our artists are professional teaching artists who are paid for their time and talents.
The fees listed in this catalog represent approximately half of the actual cost of producing and delivering these programs to our community. These fees are subsidized through fundraising, grants, and donations and with support from many organizations, corporations and individuals.