National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

141- Learning Online and Outdoors: Integrating Geocaching into the Mathematics Classroom

Thursday, April 18, 2013: 11:30 AM-12:00 PM
Mile High 1 E/F (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Lucy Bush
Jeffrey Hall

  • NCTM Geocaching.pdf (19.2 kB)

  • Geocaching is a high-tech treasure hunt with many opportunities for mathematics education. From geospatial awareness to decryption, students use a variety of mathematical skills to find hidden treasures in the great outdoors. Alternatively, MathCaching websites award virtual treasures on the basis of content-specific capabilities.

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