Spoiler alert! Answers to flyer problems

If you’ve seen the math club flyer or read our article in the September Cheetah Chatter (page 13), you’ve seen this year’s set of sample problems.  I hope you’re enjoying them! There are many, many interesting problems that kids learn to solve in math club.  This is only a small subset.  Don’t know what a “subset” is? … More Spoiler alert! Answers to flyer problems

Flyers!

Hope everyone received flyers in kid-mail today.  Be sure to sign up for math club! In case you didn’t get one, or it got lost, you can see a copy here. For veteran math-club families, here are some of the highlights: Registration is open now!  For all grades except 5th, because … … we need … More Flyers!

SMO 2016 – Day of Event/Post-Event Info

Update:  Thank you to all our students, our parent event volunteers and chaperones, and our coaches for an amazing Shoreline Math Olympiad day!  Amazing results, including a couple of first-place individual finishes and a 100% award rate for teams (remarkably, every Meridian Park team finished in 6th place or better!). Because this is a public website I’ll … More SMO 2016 – Day of Event/Post-Event Info

Mathematics and Play

Sometimes people have a hard time believing that math can be fun.  It sure can!  We take mathematical problems that showcase important skills, and we attempt to package them in a way that’s fun for the students. I just read an interesting article about going in the “other direction” — taking things that are fun … More Mathematics and Play