Date: 13. May 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Create Tasks magically – The Task Wizard is online!

It has been a bit longer since there was a bigger update of the MCM web portal. But now it is time and it brings two major innovations with it. Task Wizard The […]

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Date: 8. May 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Cylinder on the Rhine

The present task of the week is about geometric figures. In the task “Cylinder on the Rhine”, located in Cologne, the aim is to determine the radius of a cylinder by […]

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Date: 1. May 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: The Hand

The present task of the week is about a sculpture in form of a hand. In this form, it can be found in the Dillfeld Trail in Wetzlar. The aim of […]

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Date: 30. April 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | 1 Comment

Mathtrail Seminar 2017

In this summer semester, students (for becoming a teacher in mathematics) at Goethe University Frankfurt again have the opportunity to take part in the Mathtrail seminar as a special event in […]

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Date: 24. April 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Hydrant sought

The current “Task of the Week” is about the hydrant sign, which might have been noticed frequently in everyday life. By means of them, hydrants can be quickly and precisely located, e.g. for fire-fighting […]

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Date: 19. April 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MathCityMap App for iOS

We are pleased to announce that the MathCityMap app is now also available for iOS smartphones, such as the iPhone. You can find the app either by searching in the app store for: “mathcitymap” […]

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Date: 17. April 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: On large Feet

This week we would like to present the task “On a big Foot”. It is located close to the main railway station in Hamburg and is part of the trail […]

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Date: 10. April 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Serpent Surface

Today’s “Task of the Week” leads to Lyon, France, included in the trail “IFE”. It deals with an area calculation of a particular kind and shows in an exciting way which varied […]

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Date: 7. April 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Workshop

On Thursday, May 18, 2017, an interactive workshop on MathCityMap will be given at the Goethe University campus. Mathematics on the road With this slogan, we presented the project MathCityMap […]

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Date: 7. April 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MCM presents itself at the MNU in Aachen

On Saturday, 8th April 2017, Matthias Ludwig and Joerg Zender will give a lecture about the MathCityMap project. The tasks around the new auditorium building have already been designed and […]

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Date: 3. April 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Illumination of the Castle Garden

This week the “Task of the Week” focuses on a typical application of the intercept theorems. In particular, it is about the height determination of objects using the interception theorems. […]

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Date: 27. March 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Weight of the Quai 43

The current “Task of the Week” from the trail “La Doua” in Lyon, France, shows that the MathCityMap project is already implemented internationally. Originally, the task is in French and […]

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Date: 20. March 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Monument Erlangen/Brüx

This time, the “Task of the Week” is part of the trail “Rund um den Erlangener Schlosspark”. It is called “Monument Erlangen /Brüx” with task number 704. Thematically, the task […]

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Date: 15. March 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MathCityMap in Wetzlar

It is a sunny Saturday morning in an industrial area near Wetzlar. The Mathematics Center Wetzlar invited students of the Q2 to a mathematics competition. The teachers had the opportunity […]

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Date: 15. March 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MathCityMap in Meißen

Being part of the “Day of Mathematics and Natural Sciences” in Saxony, the MathCityMap team held a course on outdoor mathematics with MCM. The “Sächsische Bildungsinstitut” (SBI) invited to this event […]

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Date: 13. March 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Climbing Wall

Today’s “Task of the Week” leads to Hamburg, more precisely to the school Am Heidpark. Here, one can find the trail “Am Heidpark” which is a good example to show […]

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Date: 9. March 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Happy Birthday MCM-App! Numbers and Facts

At the 3rd of March, the MCM-App became one year old. At first, all the best to it! We would take this opportunity to draw an interim conclusion. Development The […]

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Date: 6. March 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Permutation at the Bicycle Stand

In this week, the focus of the “Task of the Week” is on a stochastic problem. The task is called “Permutation at the Bicycle Stand” and is included in the […]

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Date: 28. February 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MCM at the annual conference of the GDM in Potsdam

At the 27th February 2017, the 51st annual conference of the “Gesellschaft für Didaktik der Mathematik” in Potsdam starts. The project MathCityMap participates with three activities and presents the development […]

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Date: 27. February 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Hammering Man

Today’s “Task of the Week”  focuses on the “Hammering Man”, a symbol of Frankfurt’s fair. The “Hammering Man” comes to one’s attention through his continuous hammering motion. The task is […]

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