Twins, Mirror Art and Window Chalk!

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This is just a quick photo essay on Homeschool “March Mathness” at the Hill Country Science Mill.  Abdul, Joshue, Rusheel and Lauren made the hour drive to bring  three activities:  The Birthday Twin Game, Mirror  Art and Reflection Activities, and Window Chalk Constructions.  Lots of smiles and a good time overall.  

Work Day Preparing Window Geometry

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These are some of the constructions we found in the MOMO Showpalace that we want to try for ourselves with visitors to the Science Mill’s Homeschool Day. We are excited to bring these to the windows of the Hill Country Science Mill this month!

Pflugerville MS Science Night

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Pflugerville MS Science Night is a great opportunity to try some new activities with Middle Schoolers and their Parents.  We were excited to be invited back for a second year. We brought our history of land survey in Texas exhibit and we tried a new set up.  The exterior needs work, but from the inside its a sheltered space that

Bullock Field Trip: Austin HS

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We had fun welcoming back Ms. Mardi Nott along with a new group of students from Austin High School. Their field trip consisted of touring the museum, including the La Belle exhibit, and spending time with MathHappens to learn about how navigation relates to mathematics. We had two groups of about 30 students, each for an hour. The students split