## Woodstock Blog

### Summer Fun 2024

Jun 9, 2024 | Woodstock Blog

HAPPY SUMMER! ðŸŒž Join us in continuing to reach our math goals while having fun doing it! Give us a call at the center if you have any questions about the summer fun calendar!

### April is Math & Statistics Awareness Month

Apr 30, 2024 | Woodstock Blog

### Family math night

Mar 1, 2023 | Woodstock Blog

Math can be fun for the whole family! Play board games or do puzzles together, start a family activity or project, and discover ways to include math appreciation into your Family Game Night. Have a special math-themed family night and see how much fun you can have with numbers!

### Math Plays A Key Role in Swimming!

Feb 22, 2023 | Woodstock Blog

Using Math in sports has become more common over the years. For instance, take swimming, swimming has several different course and stroke variables. Results from a short course (25 yards) or a longer course (50 meters), can be converted by a coach to make projections for how a swimmer might perform in another race.

### Is there a reason why a circle is 360 degrees?

Feb 14, 2023 | Woodstock Blog

You might be familiar with the fact that there are 360 degrees in a full circle. By splitting a circle up into 360 equal slices we can measure any angle. But why do we use 360Â°? You might be surprised but there are actually a number of reasons for this specific number. Find out more in this blog.

### Fibonacci Sequence: Crown jewels of mathematics

Feb 7, 2023 | Woodstock Blog

In many ways, the Fibonacci sequence is one of the crown jewels of mathematics. With its simplistic yet elegant internal structure, and its ability to describe the patterning of so many non-mathematical entities, the Fibonacci Sequence has taken on an almost mystical value for some people.

### Bees, The Math-Savvy Insect

Jan 31, 2023 | Woodstock Blog

Bees are impressive creatures, powering entire ecosystems via pollination and making sweet honey. But it turns out the little striped insects are also quite clever. A new study suggests that, despite having tiny brains, bees understand the mathematical concepts of addition and subtraction. Find out more about this wild topic in our blog.

### The Most Inspirational and funniest Math Quotes for Kids

Jan 25, 2023 | Woodstock Blog

Math is fun and one great way to spread that fun is to share famous math quotes by renowned people in history. They can inspire and they can entertain. So when you find yourself up against a tough math problem, take a quick break and enjoy a funny or inspirational math quote.