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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Date: 17. September 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Nine Figures

Today’s best practice example in the Task of the Week focuses on composite geometric bodies with truncated cones and a sphere. Task: Nine figures (Task number: 3780) Determine the volume […]

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Date: 14. September 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MCM at MEDA conference in Copenhagen

With our conference report, we want to give an insight in our activities in Denmark’s beautiful capital city Copenhagen during the last week. From 5th till 7th September 2018, the […]

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Date: 10. September 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Sine Gate and Cosine

A special task on the subject of trigonometric functions will be presented this week within our category “Task of the Week”. Task: Sine Gate and Cosine (Task Number: 4554) The […]

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Date: 3. September 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Angle of the Camera

Today, we present you a MathCityMap task from Tunisia in an interview with Christian Mercat, partner in the project MoMaTrE from Universtiy Lyon. Task: Angle of the Camera (Task number: […]

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Date: 27. August 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Roof Dome of the Diana Temple

Our current Task of the Week was created during the MNU meeting in Munich. The city offers great architectural possibilities to use MathCityMap, for example the Diana Temple in the […]

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Date: 20. August 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Water in the Fountain

Fountains and their volume are ideal for modeling different geometric bodies. While many of the fountains have a rectangular or circular shape and can thus be approximated as cuboid or […]

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Date: 15. August 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

4000th MathCityMap Task in the Portal

With this great summer weather, it is no wonder that the math trailers move outside. We are very pleased that this week the 4000 task border was reached in the […]

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