National World Maths Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: March 12, 2017 is National World Maths Day.

World Maths Day

Educational games can equal to an enjoyable experience, as World Maths Day proves. The annual event encourages 1000's of scholars from around the globe to take a rest from standard maths training. Rather, they be a part of competitive maths-designed games, with the opportunity to win certificates and awards. The goal would be to help raise standards of numeracy.Because it began in 2007 through the organisation 3P Learning, World Maths Day has witnessed its recognition multiply fast. It’s now place in the world Education Games, connecting schools from many areas of the world, as well as in 2010 the big event established a global record for that biggest-ever online maths contest. Children as youthful as five could possibly get involved, in competition with others from abroad instantly. It's also easy to play via cell phones to ensure that much more youngsters can uncover the amount-designed activities.

World Maths Day: ​Why are Britons so hopeless at maths?
World Maths Day: ​Why are Britons so hopeless at maths?

Tomorrow is World Maths Day, which for the vast majority of British people is like celebrating Stubbed Toe Day or International Sewage Month. The event will see six million maths whizzkids from 240 countries participate in a series of hypercharged 60 ...

St Paul's pupil steps onto global stage
St Paul's pupil steps onto global stage

Students log on to the World Maths Day website and compete against other children around the world in maths quizzes that are tailored to specific age groups. Children are enrolled in the Games by their schools and given login details to enable them to ...

World Maths Day 2015: 13 things only maths graduates will relate to
World Maths Day 2015: 13 things only maths graduates will relate to

It's World Maths Day – and a great excuse to reminisce about uni days spent freaking everyone else out with complicated calculations. Here are 11 things only people who did maths degrees will relate to… 1. The feeling when you get the right answer in ...

World Maths Day fun at Stortford's Summercroft Primary
World Maths Day fun at Stortford's Summercroft Primary

At Summercroft Primary in Bishop's Stortford, pupils marked World Maths Day by taking part in a range of numeracy projects. Pencils were banned for the day, and the 'pencil police' issued cautions in the form of maths challenges to anyone caught using one.

GALLERY: Pupils from Hayward Primary in Crediton celebrate World Maths Day and ...
GALLERY: Pupils from Hayward Primary in Crediton celebrate World Maths Day and ...

On Wednesday students from across the year groups took part in the World Maths Day challenge which saw them log on to computers to compete with pupils in maths-related challenges around the world. Noah McDonald, aged nine, said he had played ...

Mottingham pupils take on City workers on World Maths Day
Mottingham pupils take on City workers on World Maths Day

Pupils from a school in Mottingham took on some of the sharpest minds in the City as part of World Maths Day last Wednesday. After exploring the 325 year history of Lloyd's of London in its award-winning building, 24 seven to 11-year-olds pupils, from ...

Quiz questions: Can you solve these tricky maths problems?
Quiz questions: Can you solve these tricky maths problems?

Maths either strikes deep fear into people or it's just part and parcel of their everyday day lives. On days like World Maths Day, this means you're either reminiscing at a time when you had to battle with quadratics or feeling quietly smug with your ...

The Impossible Problem: Tricking Kids Into Liking Maths With Video Games
The Impossible Problem: Tricking Kids Into Liking Maths With Video Games

I put the question to Tatiana Devendranath, a World Maths Day and 3P ambassador, as well as a world champion herself in 2008. If Mathletics, and the World Maths Day as a competition, revolved around giving students instant feedback on their results and ...

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