A Binary Dance Workshop

Andrea Hawksley
Proceedings of Bridges 2014: Mathematics, Music, Art, Architecture, Culture (2014)
Pages 497–502 Workshop Papers


Binary operations and arithmetic are fundamental to how computers work, but are not always taught to students. This paper describes a mathematical dance workshop that can be used to visually display and kinesthetically teach the basics of binary including both basic binary logic as well as binary counting and addition.