# MTaP Math Education Blog Carnival

The Math Teachers at Play (MTaP) blog carnival is a monthly collection of tips, tidbits, games, and activities for students and teachers of preschool through pre-college mathematics. We welcome entries from parents, students, teachers, homeschoolers, and just plain folks. If you like to learn new things and play around with ideas, you are sure to find something of interest.

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Math Teachers at Play 84: It was a good month for math reading related posts.

### Math Teachers at Play 84

Math Teachers at Play #83: Those of you who work in base 36 will know #83 for its famous appearance in Shakespeare’s Hamlet: “83, or not 83, that is the question…..”

### Math Teachers at Play #83 via CavMaths

Welcome to the 82nd edition of Math Teachers at Play (MTaP) Blog Carnival!

### Mrs. E Teaches Math: Math Teachers at Play #82

Math Teachers at Play#81--Number sense, measurement, place value, functions, calculus for kids, Christmas math activites, art, and much more — check out the December math education blog carnival.

### Math Teachers at Play (MTaP) Blog Carnival #81

Math Teachers at Play (MTaP) Blog Carnival #80, featuring 17 posts of mathy awesomeness. [Photo by Paul Downey. (CC BY 2.0)]

Welcome to the 79th edition of the Math Teachers At Play (MTaP) math education blog carnival — a smorgasbord of links to bloggers all around the internet who have great ideas for learning, teaching, and playing around with math from preschool to pre-college.

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### Math Teachers at Play #79

Math Teachers at Play #78 at 1001 Math Problems: What is the blog carnival? It is a monthly snapshot of some interesting recent ideas and activities posted by math education bloggers all over the internet...

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Math = Love: Math Teachers At Play: Blog Carnival Edition # 77

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### Math = Love: Math Teachers At Play: Blog Carnival Edition # 77

Math Teachers at Play #76: a smorgasbord of great ideas for learning, teaching, and playing around with math.

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Math(s) Teachers At Play #75 via CavMaths: "This is the first time I’ve hosted a carnival and there were some excellent submissions. I enjoyed reading them all and have discovered some new blogs..."

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Math Teachers at Play #74 via Triumphant Learning: Origami, Pi, Math Games, and More!

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Math Teachers at Play #73 via Singapore Maths Tuition: "Check out the following awesome blogs!..."

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### Math Teachers at Play (MTaP) Blog Carnival: Top Math Blog Posts!

"Do try these activities at home by yourself (good), with your child (better) or invite some friends over (the best)..."

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Math Teachers at Play #71 (with 71 links): "Math teachers at play know that math is best learned when the student is thoroughly engaged, through their body, their imagination..."

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Math Teachers at Play #70: "And now, on to the main attraction: 42 blog posts of mathy awesomeness. Many of the articles were submitted by their authors; others were dr..."

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#### "1944" by David A. Reimann. 12 in x 12 in digital print, 2013. In 1944, Escher's teacher, Samuel Jessurun de Mesquita, was killed at Auschwitz. This artwork uses a hexagonal tile with bands connecting pairs of sides designed by Escher's. The central hexagram represents Samuel Jessurun de Mesquita. The black knot represents the Nazi strangle on Europe. The small yellow points represent other Jews, some protected by friends represented by orange bands.

Math Teachers at Play #69: While my site focuses on elementary level math concepts, I strongly think that young kids can understand complex concepts that are not taught until much later...

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Math Teachers at Play #68: Good morning, everybody! This month’s edition of Math Teachers at Play is edition number 68. Also known as edition number {{2}^{2}}({{2}^{4}...

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Math Teachers at Play #67: Making deep concepts accessible is an exciting, challenging quest! The post starts with the video about proofs and creativity: what makes us...

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#### Math Teachers at Play Carnival 67 -living math activities and ideas for introducing math concepts in a fun, creative way.

Math Teachers at Play #66: Our first puzzle is based on one of my favorite playsheets from the Miquon Math workbook series. Fill each shape with an expression that equ...

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### Math Teachers at Play #66

Math Teachers at Play #65: Welcome to the 65th edition of Math Teachers at Play. First let us have some trivia about 65. First, 65 is the smallest integer that can be ...

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Math Teachers at Play #64: How interesting! A chessboard (which can be used for checkers as well), has exactly 64 squares. While we're talking about galaxies, did you ...

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#### A collision of two galaxies has left a merged star system with an unusual appearance as well as bizarre internal motions. Messier 64 (M64) has a spectacular dark band of absorbing dust in front of the galaxy's bright nucleus, giving rise to its nicknames of the Black Eye or Evil Eye galaxy. Also known as the Sleeping Beauty Galaxy

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Math Teachers at Play #63: I know that this is supposed to be the Math Teachers at Play blog carnival… but which one? Maybe the following puzzle will help. In the grid...

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Math Teachers at Play #62: My math club students had fun with a Polyhedra Construction Kit. Here’s how to make your own: Collect a bunch of empty cereal boxes. ...

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### Math Teachers at Play #62

Math Teachers at Play #61: Researching 61 as a number tells us it's not just prime, but is a twin prime, a cuban prime, the 9th Mersenne prime exponent, and a Pillai p...

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#### Math Hombre: Math Teachers at Play 61(blog carnival of math)

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Math Teachers at Play #60: The number sixty happens to be the smallest number divisible by the numbers 1 to 6. Also, it has the honour being a unitary perfect number...