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.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 42:21
Today's math mystery lesson contains a final review of all the places the students have traveled in order to solve the math mystery. The suspect is finally revealed.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 57:27
Today's math mystery features a review of last session's sphinx problem, plus a new lesson on the Pythagorean Theorem.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 1:00:20
Today's math mystery lesson is on the Fibonacci numbering sequence, plus a look at the history of Arabic and Roman numerals.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 50:08
Today's math mystery lesson contains a review of the last session's math exercises and homework assignment on the Fibonacci numbering sequence.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 40:13
Today's math mystery lesson is takes us on a trip to the Toronto Skydome as the first set of suspects and clues are revealed. Math equations are solved.