27 04, 2016

Bowling for Math Class!

2019-08-31T09:35:56-04:00April 27th, 2016|Categories: Academics, Blog, Mathematics|

For some a first, for others an improvement of their game, all the while using paper and pencil to hand calculate  scores,  students enjoyed the sport of bowling - an experiential math class! ~Click on any image to view a scrollable gallery.

17 03, 2013

Euclid and Archimedes Visit CELC in Branford

2019-09-03T05:57:58-04:00March 17th, 2013|Categories: Academics, Blog, Mathematics|

    Euclid and Archimedes visited students at CELC sharing thoughts about circles and we began to explore   Circumference, that is the distance around any circle it seems   is equal to a bit more than three lengths of the circle’s diameter […]

28 02, 2013

Pi Day Festivities at CELC

2019-09-03T05:59:47-04:00February 28th, 2013|Categories: Academics, Blog, Events, Mathematics|

14 March 2013 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. marks Pi Day at the CT Experiential Learning Center (CELC) at 28 School Street in Branford, CT. Students of all ages are welcome to join us for math-related activities exploring the principles of measuring circles and the number pi. Admission to the event is a pie [...]

17 08, 2012

Never Ending, Round Food

2019-09-03T06:23:23-04:00August 17th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Mathematics, Students Write|

-- written by Cole, 12-year old CELC student What does pie have to do with math? In fact 3.14 has a lot to do with an edible food and is a very interesting math concept.  We as a class figured this out by having a day devoted to “pi”. We explored how to make circles [...]

1 07, 2012

Creative Summer Math and Science Camp

2019-09-03T06:30:25-04:00July 1st, 2012|Categories: Blog, Mathematics, Music and The Arts, Science|

Join the Connecticut Experiential Learning Center for a true math and science extravaganza!  This July  CELC offers a unique and exciting way for students ages nine through fourteen to explore math and science through a variety of hands-on and minds-on activities. Nature                    Music We bring math and [...]

29 02, 2012

2012 CELC Science Fair and Pi Day

2019-09-03T06:48:29-04:00February 29th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Events, Mathematics, Science|

Join us on Thursday, 8 March at CELC from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  as student scientists share their work. Science is alive and well at the CT Experiential Learning Center (CELC) as students prepare for a CELC science fair to be held Thursday, 8 March from 9 – 11 a.m. at 28 School Street in [...]

6 01, 2010

Bowling, Math, and P.E. with CELC

2019-09-03T08:25:44-04:00January 6th, 2010|Categories: Academics, Blog, Mathematics|

After arriving at the bowling alley for an afternoon game, CELCers found the best weight ball and sized themselves into bowling shoes. With an emphasis on coordination and physical activity, bowling is part of our Physical Education program, but in addition, a math class!  When was the last time you scored your own bowling game? [...]

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