Discover Math and Science Through Sport
Have you ever wondered what makes an athlete great? Is it a natural ability, training or something more?
You might be surprised to learn that math and science play a BIG role in sports performance. From body positioning, to the application of force and even right down to the equipment an athlete uses or the shoes they wear, it all matters! And math and science are at the heart of how each element plays a role in achieving a winning performance. Check out the videos below to see how math and science impact an athlete’s performance.
Cisco's I CAN Learn: Discover Math and Science Through Gymnastics. Ever see gymnasts on TV and wonder how they do that? Here’s a glimpse into a truly awe-inspiring, heart stopping, and explosive sport.
Cisco's I CAN Learn: Discover Math and Science Through Weightlifting. It's time to pump some iron, get fit and uncover what kind of math and science is at work when you lift weights.
Cisco's I CAN Learn: Discover Math and Science Through Basketball. Hit the court and uncover the forces at play behind one of Canada's favourite sports.
Cisco's I CAN Learn: Discover Math and Science Through Taekwondo. There's way more to this explosive and high action sport than just kicks and punches. Taekwondo is a martial art that stresses speed and agility.
Cisco's I CAN Learn: Discover Math and Science Through Soccer. Discover the forces at work behind one of the world’s most popular, yet simple sports. Uncover tips and tricks to getting the most out of your own performance on the soccer pitch.