Thursday, April 10, 2008

Thursday Thirteen #24: Math Awareness Month Themes

As a math teacher, I couldn't pass up the opportunity to do a TT to let everyone know that April is Math Awareness Month! Every year, we celebrate with a new theme of how math relates to life. Here are 13 Math Awareness Themes that have been used so far!

Oh and the photo before the list is from the poster for one of the Math Awareness Month themes below. Can you figure out which one (without clicking on the links for each year)?


Thirteen Math Awareness Month Themes


1. Mathematics & Voting (2008) A great topic in an election year! Visit http://mathaware.org for more information!

2. Mathematics & the Brain (2007)

3. Mathematics & the Cosmos(2005)

4. Mathematics & Internet Security (2006)

5. Mathematics & the Genome (2002)

6. Mathematics & Art (2003)

7. Mathematics & the Ocean (2001)

8. Mathematics & the Environment (1992)

9. Mathematics & Medicine (1994)

10. Mathematics & Decision Making (1996)

11. Mathematics & Imaging (1998)

12. Mathematics & Symmetry (1995)

13. Mathematics & Biology (1999)




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2 comments:

PrettyLifeOnline said...

great list here!!! mine's up too hope you can drop by.

Denise Patrick said...

I'm going to send a link to your blog to my daughter. She will be graduating from college with a degree in math this May. She's deciding on graduate programs right now and is planning on a PhD in Math. I'm afraid I got through school, but Math is a foreign language to me. I never understand my kids once they start talking math, physics, chemistry, etc. I just don't know where they get it from.

Happy TT!