Geometry Students Calculate Proper Flag Size

Problem solved – when the flag on a World War II memorial was the wrong size, the solution was to have geometry students calculate proper flag size for the memorial. So it was a proud moment when geometry teacher Warren Tucker gathered his class in front of...

How to Teach Math with LEGO Bricks

LEGO is a very versatile and popular toy and there are simple strategies for how to teach math with LEGO bricks. When a child learns, they will use three methods to experience what is being taught.  These areas are visual, auditory, and kinesthetic.  The first two are...

Sailing to Teach Math

How can sailing teach math concepts to students? You may be surprised! Basic geometry can be taught in real-life situations by using a boat tiller. Some schools across the United States are working to teach their students in a fun and unusual way. Sailing! Through a...