November 2, 2017
|9:00 - 9:15 a.m.||Registration|
|9:20 - 9:35 a.m.||Welcome, Noyce Presentation, Rules|
|9:35 - 10:25 a.m.||Individual Exam *|
|10:25 - 10:40 a.m.||Break|
|10:45 - 11:25 a.m.||Breakout Sessions **|
|11:25 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.||Lunch|
|12:25 - 1:05 p.m.||Group Exam *|
|1:05 - 1:25 p.m.||Group Exam Answers, Math Activities|
|1:25 - 1:35 p.m.||Admissions Presentation|
|1:35 - 1:45 p.m.||Awards Ceremony|
* Awards include mathematical books, games, Dordt apparel, and more.
** Breakout Session Options
Fibonacci, Pine Cones and the Golden Ratio: Have you ever heard that math can be found in nature? Come search for some amazing patterns in this plant based session!
Escape Room: Can you solve enough math problems to find the clues and escape before time runs out? Test your wits and skills in this interactive session.
Scissors Math: You'll learn enough topology to cut out any straight-edged shape from the middle of a piece of paper in JUST ONE CUT!
To Infinity...and Beyond!: Think about infinity like a mathematician in this mind expanding session.
Benford's Law: How to catch a crook with logarithms.
The Josephus Problem: Can you find the pattern to avoid being thrown in the sea?
Campus Visit: See the beautiful Dordt College campus on a walking tour of the college with an Admissions Office tour guide.
Professional Development for Teachers
Round Table Discussion: A round table discussion about pedagogy and technology in the classroom.