Mathematically Ever After

“Nancy’s performances are a fascinating and unique combination of math and storytelling. Mathematically Ever After is a lively and dynamic learning experience!”
– Joanne Fuller, Illinois elementary school teacher gifted education

Performances for
♦ emerging mathematicians of K
– 2
♦ savvy mathematicians of grades
3 – 5

Shapiro-Pikelny blends her passion and expertise as a teacher with her captivating and entertaining presence as a storyteller to enrich and support core standards in math and language arts.

Nancy takes students on a journey, guided by curiosity and critical thinking. Along the way, listeners encounter engaging and fun mathematical situations featured in folklore, literature and original narrative.

♦ Integrates listening skills and mathematical thinking
♦ Stimulates logic and reasoning
♦ Creates a meaningful and motivating narrative context for use of math vocabulary and concepts
♦ Fosters imagination and prediction
♦ Portrays characters and heroes as role models who face obstacles and problem solving tasks with curiosity, courage and creativity

“Cheers rise up from our students and teachers when they hear Nancy’s stories.”
 – Holly Rosenberg, Solomon Schechter Day School

 

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