Mnemonics

Every week, our Week in Rap Shout Out Contest gives students an opportunity to win a shout out for their school in the next Week in Rap. A mnemonic makes remembering new material easier. We use mnemonics in many of our songs, including Order of Operations and The Metric System. For this week’s contest, we challenged you to create your own mnemonic that helps you remember something you’re learning. Continue reading

Students Cover the News

Every week, our Week in Rap Shout Out Contest gives students an opportunity to win a shout out for their school in the next Week in Rap. For this week’s contest, we challenged you to try your hand at covering news stories the way we do in the Week in Rap. We asked for short lyrics briefly summarizing a news story with an accompanying paragraph containing more information. Continue reading