Fun with Pi
Fun with Pi
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A video discussing pi. This video talks about what pi is, how to calculate pi, where pi is found, and fun facts / activities with pi.
- Slides from the video - SmartBoard slides in PDF format from the pi lesson.
- Teach Pi Website - A website dedicated pi and pi day resources. It includes a list of the longest pi chains ever created.
- Joy of Pi Website - This website has many resources, pi facts, and pi links, including information about The Joy of Pi book.
- Exploratorium - History of pi, discovering pi, and many other resources dedicated to learning about pi.
- Pi Resources - A bunch of links about pi!
- Expansions of pi - Several expansion formulas for pi
- Definition of Pi - A definition of what pi is and some information about pi.
- Pi Facts - A list of 50 interesting facts about pi -- quite an impressive collection.
- Pi Infographic - A banner graphic with some fun facts about pi and its history. A great resource for teachers!
- What is pi?
- What are properties of pi?
- How is pi calculated?
- Where is pi found in the real world?
- What are some facts about pi?
- What are some songs and activities about pi?
- How can you memorize pi?
This is great for a person who wants to learn more about pi, especially on or around Pi Day. Ideas are presented clearly and thoroughly with a brief introduction to several aspects of pi. The resources also do a great job providing more information on pi.
This is not suitable for middle school children. They cannot understand most of it. Also, this is not clear on the big screen.
good video but apparently memorizing 200 digits of Pi for fun doesn't have any practical application, darn