The Talking Stick Blog

News, Updates, Program Recaps, and Homeschooling Information

Role-Playing the Need for Numbers

  (April 22, 2014)  Today was the first of a six-week math circle for ages-6-7.  We began with a crime-solving logic puzzle involving 3 characters, Abigail, Bartram, and Carle.  This puzzle was Smullyan’s puzzle #71 of his “From the Files of Inspector Craig.”1  The four kids in attendance solved it methodically, cooperatively, and with glee.  We had bonus fun postulating…

Read More→