Welcome to Riverside School's Math Marathon 2023! 

 

Math Marathon is a week-long event where we celebrate the study of math in our school community. 

 

Monday, January 30th, 2023 – Sunday, February 5th, 2023

 

This year’s Math Marathon includes:

  • A Virtual Family Math Night Thursday, February 2nd, 2023 at 6pm hosted by Greg Tang, a master game developer, programmer, and favorite among teachers, students and math coaches! and

  • A week-long Math Marathon Game Board Challenge featuring at-home math enrichment activities that students can complete to earn chances to win fun prizes! 

See below for details and join us for these fun math opportunities!

 

Virtual Family Math Night: 

 

Virtual Family Math Night with Master Game Developer and Math expert Greg Tang via Zoom on:

Thursday, February 2nd, 2023 from 6.00 p.m. – 6.45 p.m. 

 

Greg Tang is a master game developer, programmer, and favorite among teachers, students and math coaches and his teachings are used by classrooms around the world to supplement their math curriculums. 

 

Last year we had over 100 participants at our virtual Family Math Night – we hope you will join us this year!

 

Click here to register for Virtual Family Math Night!

 

Math Marathon Game Board Challenge:

 

Each at-home game board features fun grade-level math enrichment activities your child can complete during Math Marathon week Jan 30th - Feb 5th. Click below to download and print the level-appropriate Math Marathon game board for your student!

 

Kindergarten Game Board Packet

First Grade Game Board Packet

 Second Grade Game Board Packet

 Third Grade Game Board Packet

 Fourth Grade Game Board Packet

 Fifth Grade Game Board Packet

 

Each activity completed earns your child a chance to win in two ways:

 

* Win as an individual! Each game board activity students complete earns them a chance to win a $50 gift certificate to the National Museum of Math Gift Shop, featuring fun math games and puzzles. (1 winner per grade).

 

* Win with your class! The class in each grade with the highest percentage of participating students will win an extra recess.

 

Submit a picture of your student’s Game Board(s) and enter the total number of activities completed via your RivPTA.org MyPage (scroll down to the "Forms" section) by Sunday, February 5 at 5pm for a chance to win. 

 

The PTA will track submissions and determine the winners. You do not need to join the Virtual Family Math Night for your child to participate in the at-home game board activity.

 

Last year we had 185 game board submissions – we hope you will join us this year!

 

With any questions or help accessing a game board, please email Math Marathon volunteers Lauren Ellis or Mrudula Madkaikar.

 

Here is more information on the GPS K-8 Math approach and GPS Elementary Math Curriculum.

 

MyPage: Parent Dashboard

Create or update your login today and access MyPage, your personal dashboard to buy tickets, volunteer and much more!

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