2014-2015 Meeting Schedule
September 20, 2014: 9 am - noon at West Elementary room 118.
Address: 41 Central Ave, Athens, OH. Park in the lot behind the school.
We explored very deeply some questions about simple fractions and decimals in "Digit Fidget." Resources are here from:
Sam Vanderveld (Digits Fidgets (PDF), Learn more about Sam)
Elgin Johnston (Fractions Investigations, Learn more about Elgin)
November 15, 2014: 9-noon at Athens Middle School, 51-55 W. State St., Athens, OH 45701. Ms. Newman to host. We will focus on Mathematical Origami & A Dr. McKeny surprise!
Files from Brutus Buckeye Task are to the left (brutus_buckeye..., identifyinghigh-quality..., and brutus_buckeye...revised.docx).
Links from Karen's Origami Session:
• Ohio Paper Folders -- Chinese Water Wheel is here under "Models" tab.
• Population Education -- Karen recommended their stuff.
• ORC - New home of FAMS.
January 24, 2015: Contradancing Mathematics with ¡Javier!
9-noon at West Elementary, 41 Central Ave, Athens, OH, 45701.
Ohio University's Javier Ronquillo and Mathematician/fiddler, Dr. Mark Barsamian, led us on a kinesthetic exploration of transformations, mathematical properties (including Inverse, Identity, and Commutative,) Algebra, matrix multiplication, Dihideral groups and so much more!
Links for the Contradancing and mathematical discussions:
March 21, 2015: Pi Day Celebration
May 9, 2015: End-of-year. TBD