Number Sense Blog
Mar 22, 2017
The triceratops we know and love was HUGE. This dinosaur could grow up to 30 feet long and weighed as much as a truck! But did you know that triceratops eggs were only about the size of a cantaloupe?
This week’s Word Problem Wednesda...
Mar 15, 2017
Another fantastic Pi Day has come and gone. What did YOU do to mark the day in a positive, irrational and/or constant way? Solve today’s Word Problem Wednesday to see what Molly did… then come back tomorrow to check your answer!
Mar 8, 2017
We’re not hank-ing any skeins here! Did you know that the largest knitted hat in the world is 66 feet in circumference and nearly 57 feet tall? (Industrias Textiles de Sudamerica - Lima, Peru, 26 April 2015)
It’s a good thing most hat...
Mar 1, 2017
Fee-fi-fo-fum, we smell mathematical proportion fun!
A fairytale favorite is the inspiration for today's Word Problem Wednesday. See if you can solve this teaser and check back tomorrow for the answer.
Jack casts an 8' shadow. If Jack...
Feb 22, 2017
Spring is just around the corner. Flowers will soon be blooming, critters will be stirring from hibernation holes, and birds will be looking for feeders… such “peckish” little creatures!
See if you can solve this week’s bird feeder word...