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INFINTY 4: WORMS PLAY RED LIGHT GREEN LIGHT

(December 2, 2014) You may recall that last week everyone realized that “snails” were too big to use as pawns in this game – the piece could be on the finish line and not on the finish line at the same time – a contradiction.  So this week I brought in “worms.”  (The kids claimed they were colored grains of…

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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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