NASGEm North American Study Group on Ethnomathematics

"Employing an ethnomathematics pedagogy provides flexibility and versatility to the mathematical universals based on perspectives derivative of culture and experiences." -- Adriana Moreno Magallanes

Lessons

The following Sample Lessons were developed by Rich Sgarlotti, in part from the volume, "Creating a Sacred Place for Students in Mathematics", available from the National Indian School Board Association (Carmen Taylor, carmen.taylor1408@gmail.com), and may be used or adapted without permission for classroom use.  The lessons were also based on the American Indian Standards for Mathematics Education.  See also the  Introduction for Creating a Sacred Place for Students in Mathematics. 

High School Sample Lessons

Middle School Sample Lessons

Elementary School Sample Lessons

General Lessons

 

 

Additional Lessons