Teaching Resources

Over the years, we have been giving workshops at local and international conferences. The slides and handouts that we used in recent venues are available here. Flat diagonal strip weaves

In the summer of 2017 we gave two workshops. One on the aesthetics of colour in diagramming:

...and one on the mathematics that link braiding and traditional dances:

In the summer of 2016 we gave a workshop on the integration of mathematics and art in the Grade 4-6 classroom. The workshop consisted of four activities:

In the summer of 2015, at Bridges in Baltimore, we presented a workshop on the aesthetics of scale when teaching about the mathematics of weaving:

In the fall of 2014, we presented at two local teachers' conferences: CSEA Canadian Association for Education through Art) and MTA (Mathematics Teachers association). We talked about using papert-strip weaving to teach about math: