# 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(s) Teachers at Play 88: From elementary to high school, manipulatives to Minecraft, there’s plenty of fun to be had at this month’s math education blog carnival.

### Let's Play Math!

Puzzles, comics, problem-solving, and mathy conversations with kids---all this and more at the math education blog carnival!

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### Math Teachers at Play #87 via CavMaths

86th Edition of Math Teachers at Play: teaching math in unique and innovative ways.

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### Welcome to the 86th Edition of Math Teachers at Play! | Zeno

Do you enjoy math? I hope so! If not, browsing the articles linked in this post just may change your mind.

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### Math Teachers at Play #85

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

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#### Math Hombre: Math Teachers at Play 84

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

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#### Math Teachers at Play - Blog Carnival #82 by Mrs. E Teaches Math mrseteachesmath.blogspot.com

### 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.

#### The Dot, Kids Christmas, Math Teacher, For Kids, Kids Geometry

#### The Dot and the Line Math Trek - Moebius Noodles

### 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)]

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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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#### 10 Good Homeschool Ideas

#### Let's Play Math - factor game

#### Jimmie's math stuff factors, multiples, and primes

#### Some living math resources

#### factors and multiples games

### 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.

#### Social Marketing, Social Media, Higher Education, Ogq Backgrounds, Crystals Ball, Socialmedia, Jigsaw Puzzles, Beautiful Backgrounds, Creative Portraits

#### The Wizard Jigsaw Puzzle

#### fantasy books ... Colour photograph of a hooded wizard gazing into a green crystal ball with the ghost image of his face floating to the right.

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#### Higher education technology predictions for 2014

#### 21 Social Media Marketing Trends for 2012 #SocialMedia #SocialMediaMarketing

### Math Teachers at Play #76

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(s) Teachers At Play #75 via CavMaths

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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#### David Reimann, "1944," (2013). In 1944, M.C. Escher's teacher, Samuel Jessurun de Mesquita, was killed at Auschwitz. This artwork uses one of Escher's ribbon designs -- "a hexagonal tile with bands connecting pairs of sides and two accented corners"-- with a central hexagram representing Jessurun de Mesquita & the black ribbon representing Nazis' stranglehold on Europe. "The small yellow points represent other Jews, some protected by friends represented by orange bands." Summarized from link

#### "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 ...