Date: 16. June 2019 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Third Annual MoMaTrE Project Meeting in Nitra

From 13th till 15th June 2019, the third annual meeting of the Erasmus+ project Mobile Math Trails in Europe (MoMaTrE) took place. Being hosted by our Slovakian partners in Nitra, […]

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Date: 7. June 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: The volume of Mendeleïev

This time the task is in Bratislava, Slovakia. Dmitri Ivanovitch Mendeleïev (Дмитрий Иванович Менделеев) set up the periodic table of the elements arranged as rays around the sculpture of his […]

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Date: 14. May 2019 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MathCityMap is one of the Landmarks 2019

MathCityMap is one of the ten innovative winners of the competition “Landmarks in the Land of Ideas” 2019. According to the annual theme “Digitalising. Revolutionising. Motivating. Ideas for Work and […]

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Date: 7. May 2019 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

German-Spanish student exchange visits MathCityMap

On May, 7th, the students from the German-Spanish student exchange organized by Heinrich-Heine-School in Dreieich were visiting MathCityMap. After a short technical introduction, the students ran a math trail with […]

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Date: 29. April 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

MCM Guest Lecture in Indonesia

On April 22, there was a small premiere at the University of Semarang, Indonesia. For the first time a lecture took place completely over the Internet and was transferred into […]

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Date: 25. April 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: A cover for the sandbox

Today, MCM talks with Philipp Larmann about the task of the week in Frankfurt/Main, Germany. He studied mathematics education for secondary and grammar schools at Goethe University and was a […]

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Date: 9. April 2019 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

The MoMaTrE Intensive Study Programme

Within the Erasmus+ project „Mobile Math Trails in Europe“, 30 European university students met in Frankfurt for the two last weeks of March 2019. Their goal: Learn about math trails […]

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Date: 19. March 2019 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MoMaTrE – Intensive Study Programme

From 18.-30.03.2019, the MathCityMap team welcomes 30 students from the Universities of Lyon, Nitra, Porto, Lisbon and Frankfurt. In the two-week intensive programme, outdoor education and math trails with MathCityMap […]

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Date: 12. March 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: The crocodile at the goldfish pond

Today, MCM talks with Jörg Kleinsteuber (MCM Educator) about the task of the week in Apolda, Germany. If the wooden crocodile would come to life and eat, the goldfish would […]

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Date: 19. February 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | 2 Comments

Task of the Week: Mushroom at the Kaiserdomgymnasium

This time we present a task from Speyer, Germany. The object is a popular sculpture by the artist Wolf Spitzer. “Sigillum”, bronze 1994, seal stamp – planetary gear that turns […]

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Date: 19. February 2019 | By: Iwan Gurjanow | Category:  | No Comments

Maintance notice for Thursday, 21st February

We are planning to deliver a new update this Thursday morning. Since data structure changes are involved, technical malfunctions cannot be excluded during this day. If you have disabled automatic […]

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Date: 23. January 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Ernst-Abbe monument

The task of the week is this time aboutthe Ernst-Abbe monument in Jena, Germany. How often does the volume of the sphere fit into the truncated pyramid? To solve the […]

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Date: 9. January 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: No Entry

This time the task of the week is on the site of the VW Autostadt in Wolfsburg. Everything is a little smaller on the traffic training ground than it really […]

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Date: 2. January 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Circles in the cobblestone

The task is Apolda, Germany. Determine by what percentage the first circle with the dark stones is larger than the inner circle (light stones). To get the solution of the […]

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Date: 22. November 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Mexico City Map – MCM goes Mexico

During the last weeks (9.11.-15.11.2018), we could use and spread MathCityMap for the first time on Mexican ground. Through its different architectures and historical influences, the country provides great ideas […]

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Date: 19. November 2018 | By: Iwan Gurjanow | Category:  | No Comments

Catania between myths, legends, polygons and polyhedra: MathCityMap wins Catania over!

November 15th, 2018 a teacher training course named “MathCityMap: using and creating tasks around the city” started. It is promoted by the Accademia dei Lincei and the Department of Mathematics […]

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Date: 19. November 2018 | By: Iwan Gurjanow | Category:  | No Comments

MoMaTrE workshops in Nitra

MoMaTrE (Mobile Math Trails in Europe) – this is the name of the european project to spread technology supported math trails in Portugal, Spain, France, Germany and Slovakia. From 6th until […]

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Date: 19. November 2018 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Rosetta

The Rosetta is located in Erfurt, Germany. Determine the inner circumference of the rosette. (dyed red). Give the result in meters to two decimals! To solve the task, one must […]

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Date: 16. November 2018 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Portal Update: Digital Classroom

An important feature for MathCityMap – the digital classroom – is now available in the app and web portal. To set up a digital classroom, a Mathtrail is needed in […]

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Date: 12. November 2018 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Random pixels at the insect hotel

The task was created during the MoMaTrE project during a meeting with our partners in Nitra, Slovakia. In a courtyard of the philosopher Konstantin-University Nitra, the atrium, there is the […]

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