National Association of Math Circles Wiki
Joint Math Meetings 2012

Dates: January 4-7, 2012

Location: Boston, MA

Official Website: http://jointmathematicsmeetings.org/jmm

Video from the Math Circle Activities from the JMM will be posted
on the
2012 JMM Video Page

Thursday Jan 5, 3:00-4:00pm. Back Bay Ballroom B, 2nd Floor, Sheraton.
SIGMAA on Math Circles Demonstration for JMM Participants
Come see and participate in this Math Circles experience.

Saturday Jan 7, 9:00-9:50. Back Bay Ballroom B, 2nd Floor, Sheraton.
SIGMAA on Math Circles Demonstration for JMM Participants, Teachers, and other Mathematical Enthusiasts
Come learn about and participate in this Math Circles experience.

Saturday Jan 7, 10:00-11:00. Back Bay Ballroom B, 2nd Floor, Sheraton.
SIGMAA on Math Circles Demonstration for Undergraduate Students
Come learn about and participate in this Math Circles experience.

Saturday Jan 7, 2012, 1:00-4:00 PM. Salon E, 4th Floor, Marriott
SIGMAA on Math Circles for Students and Teachers Poster and Activity Sessions

Presentations on the Circle activities listed below will be given at the indicated times; complete programs will be available in the session room:

  • Rolling Dice; Slide Rules Rule; Tiling Torment; Six Choose Three.
  • Math Education Perspective on Math Circles; Drawing Pictures: How Projective Geometry Was Discovered; Symmetries of the Trihexaflexagon; Making Change for a Dollar.
  • Math Education Perspective on Math Circles; Excel vs. Fibonacci; Slide Rules Rule; 3x3 Magic Squares.
  • Rolling Dice; Peering Through Tubes; Symmetries of the Trihexaflexagon; The Handshake Problem.
  • Excel vs. Fibonacci; Tiling Torment; The Handshake Problem; Making Change for a Dollar.
  • Peering Through Tubes; Drawing Pictures: How Projective Geometry Was Discovered; 3x3 Magic Squares; Six Choose Three.