With refugees trying to survive hardships by traveling away from their homes, the story of Little Amal is powerful and touching. There is lots of math in creating an 11 foot tall puppet that can be controlled by 3 people and show fear, surprise, wonder, and generally the humanity of refugees. Bring the story of Amal to your classroom with this timely art.

# Tag: MP4

## Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Cyclones

## What is Artemis 1 and when will it launch?

## At last, its summer again

## April 15th happenings

## 3 Saint Patrick’s Day activities

## Mystical Mathematical Mind Reader

## What’s interesting about this number?

## Will one roll be enough?

## Holiday shipping

## Wind chill

Students use the National Weather System chart to gauge wind chill, examine the patterns that correlate increasing wind and/or decreasing temperatures, use wind chill numbers to estimate possible wind and temperature factors, and generally become familiar with this sort of interpolation and calculation. There’s a great high school extention that uses fractional exponents and logs to solve.