PKS Family Math Festival

March 5, 2019: 5:00 - 6:30 PM

Find an ESTIMATE JAR and join us at 6:15 pm (G1 Green) when we award prizes for closest estimates!

Downstairs

Math Artists in Grade 1 Green
Explore the beauty and creativity of math by applying your skills to building and creating!

  • Pattern Block Trading

  • 3D TinkerCad Patterns

  • Weaving Chinese Characters

  • Tessellations

Math Linguists at the Math Station
Mathematics is a language too! Investigate how mathematical ideas are expressed through literature, poetry, and word study in Chinese and English.

  • Chinese/English term match

  • Math word matrices

  • Proto Indo European Roots in Number Words

  • Display of Mathematical Books for all ages

Little Mathematicians in Grade 1 Blue
Our youngest mathematicians are invited for hands-on exploration of games and activities from the K and G1 curriculum, as well as some of our other favorites.

  • Play-Doh and toothpick towers

  • Pattern Blocks Puzzles

  • Pattern Blocks Race

  • Estimation Jelly Bean Jar

  • Tiny Polka Dot

Jump, Jump, Shake, Shake, Math, Math in the Kitchen

  • 4 Down - Body Percussion and Addition

  • Shakeout - Phrase lengths and Division

  • Jump Jim Joe - Patterns

  • Musical Rock Scissors Paper - Patterns

Upstairs

Team Challenges in Grade 2 Green
Gather a group of people to work together to solve a physical geometric challenge!

  • Manifold

  • One Cut Geometry

  • Build 3D Shapes with a Rope

  • Balloon Polyhedrons

Brain Teasers in Grade 2 Blue
Enjoy brain teasers and puzzles? Tackle a problem on your own, with a partner, or in a group.

  • Skyscraper Puzzles

  • Blotch

  • Divide Hexagon

  • Reverse the Pattern

  • Jenga View

  • Logic Puzzles

Game Masters - in the Wellness Center and Chinese Literacy Center
Apply your mathematical skills and strategy to board games, card games, and other multi-player games.

  • 1, 4, 24

  • Zeus on the Loose

  • Clumsy Thief

  • MobiC

  • Money Bags

  • Four-Way Countdown

  • Prime Climb