Archive: Math Mystery

Math Mystery is a 23-part Virtual Classroom series hosted by teachers Lorraine Gower and Stuart Craven. Each session features an interactive trip around the world, searching for suspects in hopes of solving the math mystery. Using video clips, studio props and live phone-ins with students, each lesson contains various math and problem-solving exercises and ends with a homework assignment.

Episodes

Air Date: September 15, 1998 - 34:26
Today's math mystery lesson takes us to Greece to learn about the Golden Rectangle.
Air Date: September 15, 1998 - 46:58
Today's math mystery lesson is on the subject of ratios, proportion and rates.
Air Date: September 15, 1998 - 51:15
Today's math mystery lesson features a lesson on how best to understand and read different time zones.
Air Date: September 15, 1998 - 51:17
Today's math mystery lesson is on positive exponents and probability.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 34:46
Today's math mystery lesson takes the students on a trip to Egypt.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 46:17
Today's math mystery lesson is on numbering systems.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 44:33
Today's math mystery lesson is on ways to measure circumference and land mass.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 42:33
Today's math mystery lesson takes the students on a trip to Italy.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 51:48
Today's math mystery lesson is on volume.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 50:20
Today's math mystery lesson is on graphs and graph making, using them as a way to measure the population density of Canada from 1871 - 1932.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 41:11
Today's math mystery lesson takes the students on a trip to Japan to learn about ways to measure population and land mass.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 46:13
Today's math mystery lesson takes the students on a trip to Dawson City, Yukon to learn more about populations by using dominoes and marbles to solve math equations.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 54:06
Today's math mystery lesson is on positive exponemts and scientific notations
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 45:53
Today's math mystery features a lesson on how to measure volume.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 53:45
Today's math mystery lesson takes the students on a trip to Cape Canaveral and a lesson on how to measure the airspace and radius above earth.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 36:53
Today's math mystery lesson is on numbering systems, featuring math equations using Mayan numerals and Egyptian hieroglyphics.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 47:12
Today's math mystery lesson is on factors and analysing clues.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 52:02
Today's math mystery lesson is on prime numbers, composite numbers and factors.