Math Time is Fun in the Math Circle

Kids retain more information when they are engaged in a subject, and they enjoy problem solving because math time is fun in the math circle.  The new pilot program is encouraging students to solve real world problems and have creative fun applying basic math...

Sixth Graders Go on a Nutrition Hike

Here’s an unusual field trip:  sixth graders go on a nutrition hike around town!  The class went on a nutrition hike and walked to four different restaurants.  Students were given $5 to spend at three of the four restaurants and keep records of the calories they...

Teens Learning Math in the School Coffee Shop

Some real life experience is making it possible for a small group of teens learning math in the school coffee shop to learn business, enterprise, and higher math concepts.  Students at Sierra School of Butte County are running a small business selling lattes and other...

Math on the Merrimack

 High school students have been exploring real world learning by taking their classroom outdoors and on the river, resulting in solving math on the Merrimack. Al the calculations performed have to do with current, plotting a course, and using instruments. Reality is...