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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Date: 1. November 2018 | By: Iwan Gurjanow | Category:  | No Comments

Portal update: Create task drafts on the fly!

Today’s update extends the web portal with an important new feature. The mobile version of the portal (e.g. on mobile devices) now automatically starts in the so-called “draft mode”. It […]

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Date: 29. October 2018 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: The robot rides a bike

Today MCM is talking with Cécile Nigon about the Task of the Week located in Saint-Étienne, France.   What is the task about? We want to put the children as […]

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Date: 22. October 2018 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Opening Angle of the surveillance camera

This week MCM is talking with Christian Mercat about the Task of the Week located in Nabeul, Tunisia.   What is the task about? There are video surveillance cameras that […]

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Date: 15. October 2018 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Jörg Kleinsteuber becomes first “MCM-Educator” in Germany

MathCityMap certifies active members within the MCM community. The most comprehensive MCM certificate is the “MCM Educator”. In order to be certified as an “MCM-Educator”, it is necessary to have […]

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Date: 1. October 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Lateral Area of the Pillar

As part of the MEDA conference in Copenhagen from 05.-07.09.2018, Joerg Zender und Simone Jablonski presented the MathCityMap system and the review process. During this, various tasks in Copenhagen’s city […]

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Date: 24. September 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: The Wheel of Brisbane

We are welcoming the Australian tasks created by Adi Nur Cahyono, lecturer of mathematics education in Indonesia, in Brisbane. In an interview, he will give us an insight into his […]

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Date: 18. September 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

“Outdoor Mathematics” at MNU in Berlin

On the 11th and 12th September 2018, the annual MNU conference Berlin/Brandenburg took place at the Freie Universität Berlin. MathCityMap was represented as well. In the main opening lecutre, Prof. […]

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