Everyone loves a great waterslide: swooshing down a slippery slope and making a giant splash at the bottom. But who says we humans should have all the fun? Read on to do the splashy math on ducklings who enjoy a good waterslide as much as us humans!
Merry-go-rounds just got wild! Our fan Laurel P. let us know about one that artist Jeff Briggs has created from people’s drawings of animals. Read on to take a spin with the math in this wild ride.
Origami is the art of folding paper into the shape of animals, flowers, boxes and…Yoda from Star Wars? And it’s even more fun when you super size Yoda to make an awesome costume, as one Bedtime Math fan did. Read on to unravel the math in this creative costume.
Have you ever tried to juggle? It’s tricky, but really cool. And with a little math, you could get the hang of it! Read on to find out the 3 basic ways of juggling, and have fun juggling the numbers.
It’s fun to play the game tic-tac-toe, and apparently even chickens think so! With the playing grid and counting to three in a row, these chickens must have been real mathematicians — or were they? Read on to find out about these tricky chickies, and do the math in tic-tac-toe-playing birds.
We all know some crayon colors are more popular than others. But what can you do with the leftover pieces of crayons that are too small to color with? Make your own crazy tie-dyed crayons! Read on to see how – and do the colorful math.
We like to build with Legos, blocks, bricks and stones, but you can also build with words! Crossword puzzles do just that. And, believe it or not, there’s a lot of math in building with words. Read on to see!
Houses and hotels are usually made out of hard bricks, wood, and materials like that. But the Lego Hotel in California decided to make its hotel out of Lego – or at least make it look like it’s made from Lego pieces. Read on to discover the fun and numbers in this one-of-a-kind building!
After Halloween and Thanksgiving, what do you do with all those pumpkins that are left over? You use all kinds of machines to toss them as far as possible in the Punkin Chunkin contest, of course! Read on to do the math in hurling pumpkins – and see how far they can go.
Dice are a fun toy we can use in a lot of different games. And having numbers on each face, they’re really math-y, too! Read on to get on a roll with the numbers behind dice – and learn a secret or two about these cool cubes.