Math Meets Poetry
$mart
This is a link to a website
with several ideas for
using Cuisinaire rods as
visuals to demonstrate
syllabic stress, poetic
rhythm, etc.

Posted 2/15/08
These are links to math &
lit activities based on the
poem
Smart by Shel
Silverstein, involving the
values for different coins.
Falls under 2nd grade math
curriculum standards. Very
cute!

Click here for the poem
Click here for the math
lesson     
 (takes a minute to open)
Click here for associated
lit lesson

Posted 2/15/08