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Maker: Outside of the Workshop

Outside of the Workshop Week of 10/13/2014 The Maker activities this week were complimented by unforeseen projects taking place outdoors. As is often the case, our expectations for these naturally occurring Maker projects were overwhelmingly met and exceeded. Enjoy the photos from this week and leave a comment below! F enlisted B to help him construct a bridge across one…

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Pumpkin Numbers and Math Circle Names (Eye of Horus 6)

  Pumpkin Numbers and Math Circle Names (Eye of Horus 6) OCTOBER 22, 2013 This week, we finalized our Math Circle names, explored the number theory behind some interesting numbers, did some mathematical thinking, discussed some important ideas, and then presented our own Pumpkin Numbers. NUMBER THEORY and MATHEMATICAL THINKING “Can you explain Narcissistic Numbers?” asked R, S, K, and…

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Global Studies: Halloween

Halloween (October 31, 2013) The global studies group voted unanimously to have a Halloween party this year. The enjoyed a lot of snacks and games, made Day of the Dead masks, worked on some papel picado, face painted, and had a great group celebratory day.