Poetry in Motion: Using Shel Silverstein's Works to Engage Students in Mathematics
April 2005, Volume 10, Issue 8, Page 386
Four Shel Silverstein works and how they can be used to launch mathematics investigations across the curriculum. Different activities that involve literature and mathematics are showcased so that teachers may implement these activities in the classroom.
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Perimeter / Circumference
Reasoning and Proof
Ratios / Proportions