Teaching materials for the Rhythm Wheels:

Sample Rhythms (right-click to save):

CuriousLatinLove.xml
JonsRhythmWheel.xml
LatinLovin.xml
LatinPop.xml

Mark Kamauff <mkamauff@yahoo.com>

Lesson plan for rhythm wheels (short version)

Lesson plan for rhythm wheels (long version)

Evaluation for student performance (multiplication, LCM)

Evaluation for student performance (LCM only)

Melissa Megna <megnam2@rpi.edu>

Lesson plans and activities for 6 week after-school program

Links

Video, "Rhythmatics: Math Connections to African/Afro-Cuban Drumming and Dancing"

Video, "drumming in fractions" (the futures channel)

Article, "Culturally Relevant Algebra Teaching: the Case of African drumming" (Janet Sharp and Anthony Stevens)


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