Palm Springs, CA

Nov 4 - 5

 

 

BOOTH

MOEMS Booth

PERSONNEL
Dorothy Hess Dennis Mulhearn Valerie Cevallos
DAY/DATE
Fri. - Sun. Nov 4 - 5

 

 

SPEAKER

Dennis Mulhearn

GRADES
6 - 8
DAY/DATE/TIME
Fri. Nov 4 8:30 am
LOCATION
Conference Center Mesquite
TITLE
Use Cubes as a Setting for Your Problem Solving
DESCRIPTION

A cube is the starting point for many rich problems. Stack cubes, count cubes, paint cubes and do some real math at the same time. Work out a dozen classic cube contest problems. Take home these and more than 50 additional porblems.

 

SPEAKER

Dennis Mulhearn

GRADES
6 - 8
DAY/DATE/TIME
Fri. Nov 4 3:30 pm
LOCATION
Hilton Plaza D
TITLE
My Favorite Math Contest Problems
DESCRIPTION

Problem solving is central at all levels of math. Carefully choosing the setting and content can make math fun and exciting too. Challenge your students with classic contest problems and discover solutions that enrich understanding.

 

 


As an excellent source for many additional problems we highly recommend the following books:

For a text to teach math problem solving techniques, we recommend the classic: