Mathematical Moments

Mathematical Moments, created by the American Mathematical Society, is a wonderful resources for teachers that “promotes appreciation and understanding of the role mathematics plays in science, nature, technology, and human culture.”  On this website, you will find a series of pdf’s, often which are accompanied by podcasts, that show how math can be found our everyday lives.  Learn about the dynamics of a soccer ball kick, find out how close we are to achieving invisibility, learn how to solve sudoku puzzles, and much more!

Share your favorite activities below!  What are some other ways that we as teachers can make math exciting and tie it to students’ interests?

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