Math Raps

Gold level

Published on 7/19/2012

Learning objectives

  • Dance and acting skills to perform for a math rap video
  • Video editing, production and marketing.
  • Analyze statistical data and use it to improve the final product.
Created for

Ages 14 - 18

Subject

Geography

History

Mathematics (All)

Music

Physical Education

Technology/ICT

World Languages

21st Century Skills

Collaboration

Communication

Knowledge building & critical thinking

ICT for learning

Problem solving & innovation (creativity)

Required hardware

PC

Instructional approach

Project based learning (PBL)

Personalized learning

Direct instruction

Learning activity details

High school students wishing to be a part of a math rap video as a capstone project may choose one of several areas in which they woudl like to be a part:
Filming
Performing
Video Editing
Production
Marketing
Statistical Analysis
Educational Materials Production
Students are given rubrics for each of the sections by which they will be graded. Each section has to appoint a team leader. Leaders are required to act closely with the teacher throuought the porduction of the music video. Students are graded on their contribution to their section and on the overall production of the video and accompanying educational material.

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