The last 2015-2016 Math Circle will be held on April 29.

When: Friday, April 29 5:30-8 pm
Where: Nueva Cafe, Library, I-Lab, and J209/210 and J211/212
6565 Skyline Boulevard
Hillsborough, CA
(see map below)
What: A fun math-filled evening

Guided by mathematicians and educators, the Nueva Math Circle provides students with opportunities to play with interesting mathematical activities, puzzles, and problems. This year's Math Circle features sessions for students in preK to 11th grade. Parents are invited to participate with their children in the Math Circle, and are asked to supervise their own children. This is not a drop-off event. In addition to the Nueva community, the Math Circle is open to the public.

Our Lower School session will be led by two math experts:

Federico Chalvo, Synapse School on
Birthday in Squareland” for the Prek-1st session
Isometric Math Doodlings” for the 2nd-3rd session

David Klein, San Francisco Math Circle on
"Ladder Puzzles" for the 2nd-3rd session
"Bouncing off the Walls" for the 4th-5th session

Our Middle School will be led by:

Emily McCullough, San Francisco Math Circle on
“The Hidden Algebra, Combinatorics and Geometry Behind Perfect Shuffles”
for the 6-8th session

Our Upper School will be led by:

Ravi Vakil, Professor of Mathematics, Stanford University
The Mathematics of Doodling” for the 9th-11th session

Registration Fee: 

  • $10 per student

to help offset the cost of speakers and related expenses. Limited ticket sales subject to parking capacity. Please purchase your tickets early.

Register here!

pizzaPizza will be available for $5 per person.

Session Schedule

teacherPreK , K, and 1st Grade
5:30 to 6:30 – Federico Chalvo in the Cafe
6:30 to 7:00 - Dinner Break
7:00 to 7:30 - Puzzles in the I-Lab

2nd-3rd Grades
5:30 to 6:00 – David Klein in the Library
6:00 to 6:30 - Dinner Break
6:30 to 7:00 - Puzzles in the I-Lab
7:00 to 8:00 – Federico Chalvo in the Café

4th-5th Grades
5:30 to 6:00 - Puzzles in the I-Lab
6:00 to 6:30 - Dinner Break
6:30 to 8:00 - David Klein in the Library

6th-8th Grades
6:00 to 6:45 –Emily McCullough in J211/212
6:45 to 7:15 - Dinner Break
7:15 to 8:00 - Emily McCullough in J211/21

9-11th Grades
6:00 to 6:45 – Ravi Vakil in J209/210
6:45 to 7:15 - Dinner Break
7:15 to 8:00 - Ravi Vakil in J209/210

Register here.

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