Date: 16. July 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Height of the Statue

At the beginning of the month, Iwan Gurjanow presented the MathCityMap project in Sweden at the PME conference. Of course, around the location, different tasks were created as our current […]

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Date: 9. July 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Columns in the Parc

This week, Carmen Monzo, teacher in Spain gives us an inside into her task “Colums in the Parc”. It is created in a parc in Albacete, which ” is full […]

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Date: 2. July 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Roof

The classical geometric bodies and figures can be found numerously in the environment. However, real objects deviate from the ideal body and require modeling skills. In addition, composite bodies are […]

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Date: 25. June 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Age of Cervantes

On June, 15th and 16th, the MoMaTrE partners from Frankfurt und Spain met in Alcala de Henares near Madrid  in order to fix aims and tasks for the project. In […]

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

Task of the Week: Man walking to the Sky

This week, we focus on a task that can be used to realize linear functions in the environment. It was created by Kim Biedebach in Kassel. I became aware of […]

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Date: 11. June 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task(s) of the Week: MCM meets Statistics

This week, we would like to introduce you to a whole series of tasks in the Task of the Week section. Mathias Bärtl, Professor at the University of Offenburg, became […]

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Date: 4. June 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Distance

During May, the MathCityMap Team created a trail in Zaryadye Parc in Moscow – in good time for the start of FIFA World Cup in June! One of the included […]

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Date: 28. May 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Flowerpot

In case you search in our MathCityMap portal, you might notice that flowerpots enable various geometric tasks. Solely through the high frequency and the different shapes (cylinder, prismn with hexagonal […]

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Date: 21. May 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Combinatorics

On Monday, May 14th, 45 primary students, who are interested in math and take part in an enrichment program, were able to discover the Campus Westend of Goethe University. In […]

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

Task of the Week: Archway

Created during a teacher training in Erfurt, today’s Task of the Week fokuses on the topic Archway. The topic allows different questions and problems. Some weeks ago, we already presented […]

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Date: 7. May 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Generic Tasks: Volume I

In a further article on our category Generic Tasks, we want to present you determinations of volume and mass. The focus will be on the bodies Cuboid and Cylinder. Further […]

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Date: 30. April 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Generic Tasks: GPS tasks

Have you already tested our GPS tasks with help of the task wizard? They give you the opportunity to create interesting problems with the own position and the GPS signal […]

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Date: 23. April 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | 2 Comments

Task of the Week: Sculpture “Thinker”

After we opened the first MATHE.ENTDECKER (math explorer) trails at Stuttgart’s stock exchange at the 12th of April (read more here), we want to present you one of the included […]

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Date: 16. April 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Scale of the Krämerbrücke

We all know them: city and site maps, illustrations and drawings that depict a real object to scale. Especially at sights, they offer the chance to calculate this scale, as […]

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Date: 9. April 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Generic Tasks: Height of Buildings

Today we would like to introduce you to our generic tasks concerning the height of buildings. This topic offers the opportunity to do math for different grades. The height of […]

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Date: 2. April 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Minerva Fountain

Today’s Task of the Week will be presented in an interview with Virginia Alberti, who uses and supports MathCityMap in Italy. We say thank you for the interview and the […]

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Date: 26. March 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Circular Ring

Today’s Task of the Week focuses on the circular ring. The idea behind is to determine the desired surface area by the difference of two surfaces, which can be calculated […]

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Date: 19. March 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Generic Tasks: Determining Quantities and Numbers

Determine quantities and numbers – an issue that is already relevant at primary level. For getting started in determining numbers, one should use regularly arranged objects like windows on a […]

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Date: 12. March 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Height of the Building

Also this week, we would like to introduce you to a task with help of an interview with the task author, Johannes Schürmann. We would like to thank him for […]

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Date: 5. March 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Giant Keyhole

Our Task of the Week was created by Vanessa Präg, student at Goethe University Frankfurt, as part of a mathematics didactic course. In a short interview, she will tell us […]

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