Sunday, September 28, 2014

Day 3: Metric system unit conversion

Today we'll watch some vídeos from Khan Academy about mètric System unit conversion. You have to solve the problema before watching the video. Afterwards, you can check if you made the calculations right.

Unit conversion within the metric system

Converting within the metric system

Perimeter and unit conversion

Applying the metric system

Conversion between metric units

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Day 2: Vídeo. Why learn about length and distance?

Today we'll talk about the importance of learning about length and distance. First of all we'll watch a short BBC video. Afterwards we'll discuss it a little bit and at the end we'll fill in an activity.

Complementary work

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Day 1: Welcome to the Maths and Beyond course!

This year you'll start a new experience: once a week, we'll explore nice and funny mathematical facts. And all these in English! Let's go!
After presentation, you'll try to answer some early questions.