Archive for the ‘Math Learning’ Category

Amelia’s Dance = the Body as a Math Visual Aid

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

In her YouTube video, Amelia entertains us by turning her body with dance into a mathematical visual aid. She also demonstrate the endless ways one can present mathematical concepts.

Alan Kay: A powerful idea about teaching ideas (TED, 2007)

Saturday, March 15th, 2008

Alan Kay’s brilliant Math-learning tool.

Alan Kay: A powerful idea about teaching ideas

Auditory & Visual Patterns: The Raspyni Brothers Juggle at TED (Feb. 2008)

Saturday, March 15th, 2008

Starting at 11:30 (min:sec) of the video clip, listen to the sound of the juggling pins as they hit the jugglers’ palms – the rhythm is an auditory pattern. Freeze frame the video and see their trajectories. These are visual geometric patterns. The two types of patterns coincide.

Raspyni Brothers: Welcome to Vaudeville 2.0