Cincy Math Teachers' Circle
7 Sept 2013 9:00-12:00

When: 7 Sept 2013
Where: Madeira High School (If you get to the parking lot, you'll see signs for where we meet)


Session Chairs:

Topic/Title The simplex lock and related puzzles


We'll consider some puzzles and counting problems that turn out to have surprising connections to algebra.

CHORES:
Invitations/Reminders: (check off when done)
  1. Reminder email from this wiki to all members (SWP)
  2. Update Webpage (still don't have a web page :-( ) I think this works just fine.
  3. Facebook SWP
  4. Twitter SWP
  5. Local contacts SWP
  6. emails to pre-service teachers (sep ---done 3 sept)

Food: (who's bringing what...)
  1. Coffee (SWP)
  2. Empty calories (llb)

Materials:
  1. List what's needed and who's bringing it. ()
    1. Paper, pencils (sep will bring some)
    2. Cusenaire rods....do we need these? (llb)

Resources:

  1. http://www2.edc.org/makingmath/mathprojects/simplex/simplex.asp

  2. http://mathforum.org/pcmi/hstp/sum2004/morning/week1.04.pdf