Good Afternoon to all of the parents, teachers, and especially the students who are here today to celebrate this years Math Olympiad Teams. My name is Elaine Webb and I am here today representing the Reading School Committee.
Celebrating Joshua Eaton’s MOEMS Teams Math Concepts Learning from mistakes Ingenuity Creativity Mathematical Flexibility Learning from trying Challenging yourself New Math Strategies
What students like about MOEMS: What Parents and Teachers like about MOEMS Students enjoy challenging problems The kids work hard Fun for everyone Builds strong problem solving skills Self motivated students Increased interest in math Interesting problems Refreshes the brain Feel proud Unleashes the thinking part of the brain Learn the secrets of math FUN!
Why do Adults in Reading think Math is so important?
21 st century skills
Global society highly interconnected.
Every Day of your Life you will NEED and USE Math College