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Navajo Rug with English Voice

This interactive Flash lesson helps students to distinguish squares and triangles and be creative in the context of Navajo rug design. The animated pages give printed and voiced instructions in English. A teacher guide (pdf) is available - see #30 at MathActive Lessons for Grades K-2, cataloged separately. Navajo, Spanish, and non-spoken versions of the lesson are available also at the Lessons page.
Contributed by: ASSET ASU - Publisher, Jeneen Edgmon - Author, Sinan Yucel - Graphical designer
Math TopicGeometry, Number Sense, Mathematical Practices, Mathematical Processes
Grade LevelK, 1
Resource TypeActivity, Interactive Media

  • Additional Information
    • AudienceLearner
    • LanguageEnglish (USA), Spanish
    • Education Topic
    • Interdisciplinary ConnectionSocial Studies, Art
    • Professional DevelopmentNo
    • ContributorASSET ASU - Publisher, Jeneen Edgmon - Author, Sinan Yucel - Graphical designer
    • Publication Date2011
    • RightsCopyright ASSET ASU
    • AccessFree access
  • Standards
    • Common Core State Standards for Mathematics

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  • User Comments
    • 4.5
      Designed for independent young learners
      By Uncle Bob on 04/17/2012 - 10:27
    • Attractive art, voiced text, ease of use and large format should help the learner work independently. A nice example of practical geometric applications in a cultural setting.
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