Professional Development Materials
How to use Virtual Beadloom to teach math topics: Cartesian coordinates, transformations, analytic geometry, slope, angle perimeter, area, percentage and iteration. Download handout.
An article published in the Winds of Change magazine (American Indian Science and Engineering Society) discusing the meaning of math in beadwork
Cultural, cognitive, and technical instructional perspectives on the development of native American mathematical and scientific pedagogy
The Virtual Beadloom investigations and lessons meet all six goals for mathematics education for California Standards