Syllabus for Mathématiques 8 (Autumn 2015)

Expectations Be on time for every class, with all necessary materials ready (notebook, pencil, and scientific calculator). Speak only French in class. Be polite and respectful to each other, to me, and especially to guests. Take notes, and keep your binder organized and up-to-date. Hand in assignments on time.  Late assignments will suffer a -20% grade penalty. Produce quality work. (ExplainContinue reading “Syllabus for Mathématiques 8 (Autumn 2015)”

Syllabus for Mathématiques 9 (Autumn 2015)

Expectations Be on time for every class, with all necessary materials ready (notebook, pencil, and scientific calculator). Speak only French in class. Be polite and respectful to each other, to me, and especially to guests. Take notes, and keep your binder organized and up-to-date. Hand in assignments on time.  Late assignments will suffer a -20% grade penalty. Produce quality work. (ExplainContinue reading “Syllabus for Mathématiques 9 (Autumn 2015)”

Hip-Hop as an Indigenous Art-Form

Lesson 1: Introduction to Hip-Hop West African Djansa video “Down to the River to Pray” (African-American spiritual, Alison Krauss cover) video Louis Armstrong “Hello Dolly” video Robert Johnson “Crossroads” video Nas, Bridging the Gap video Nas, “Bridging the Gap” lyrics Notes on Akala TED talk Lesson 2: The Poetics of Hip-Hop ArtsEdge handout: The poetics of hip-hop Note-takingContinue reading “Hip-Hop as an Indigenous Art-Form”