All Hands on Math

Jay and Leslies Laughing Matters (Master Teaching Artists) (Lighton Prize) [ view artist bio ]

All Hands on Math  


 This hands-on workshop about number sequences uses stacking cups, an activity increasingly used in physical education classes. Students learn about the benefits of ambidexterity while exploring square and triangular numbers. Leslie and Jay Cady target small group cooperation, different learning styles, and strategies. 


To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at

Grade Levels: 3,4,5

Fees: $220 for 1 workshop; $190 each, for 2 or more workshops on the same day / The break between workshops must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate.

Maximum Audience Size: 30

Availability: Year-round

Program Length: 50 minutes

Location: At Your School

Teachers' Guide: All Hands on Math TPG

Requirements: Large open floor where students can work in groups of three. If more than one workshop is booked in one day, the workshops should take place in one room and have the students come to the artists because of set up and tear down time.

Standards: 8.1 8.1 Understands numbers, ways of representing numbers, relationships among numbers, and number systems.8.3 8.3 Uses mathematical models to represent and understand quantitative relationships.8.5 & 14.3

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