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Sequences and Creative Math for Kindergartners

I visited my kids’ classes for career day in May. I have a son in Kindergarten and a daughter in pre-K. I also visited two other kindergarten classes. I told the kids that I am a research mathematician: mathematician means … Continue reading

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Math with scissors

The other day I visited my son’s class and did the following math demonstration. Take a strip of paper and draw a line down the middle. Our line is red. Tape one end to the other, but put a “half … Continue reading

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