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Fractions Curriculum Strikes Right Note In California

A music-focused math program in the San Francisco Bay Area is showing significant results. Third graders in San Bruno, Calif., who took two 30-minute music classes better understood fractions than those who did not follow the curriculum.
  • Jami Heaberlin

    Very interesting! Music and Math. NPR article- using music notes to teach fractions.

  • CG Waters

    Article: Fractions Curriculum Strikes Right Note ||| Third graders learn fractions via musical notation.

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