Mouse + Kangaroo = ?…
September 21st, 2022

This crazy-looking animal might be only 3 inches long, but it sure can hop fast! Read on to find out more about the jerboa, and get hopping with the math.

Can That Cow Jump over the Moon?
July 29th, 2021

When you think about the nursery rhyme “Hey Diddle Diddle,” a cow seems like an odd choice to jump over the moon, since kangaroos, hares, and other animals can jump a lot higher. Read on to reach new heights with the jumping nursery rhyme math!

Kanga-Who in the Fast Lane??
March 8th, 2021

Kangaroos are those big bouncy animals from Australia. A surprising fact about kangaroos is that they have a pocket, even though they never wear pants. But even more surprising is that they can turn up in Alabama, a state in the southern U.S.! People spotted this kangaroo, named Jack, bouncing along the road in Winfield, […]

Furry Friend from Down Under
January 26th, 2021

It’s Australia Day, which is a great time to talk about all the neat animals that live down there. One of the many unique ones is the wombat. Read on to learn more about this cute critter, and scurry your way through the math in these furry friends.