Monday, July 18, 2011

Math in Movies





I found a list of movies that have mathematicians as characters!  Depending on your lesson, snip-its from some might work as an introduction or hook.  

Anytime we can show students that math really does happen in the real world, we have done a good thing!!

Hope you find something useful. :)


Mathematically yours,

2 comments:

  1. Thanks for this! My kids (7th & 8th) love watching movies--even clips. Have you seen this Mathematics in Movies page (http://www.math.harvard.edu/~knill/mathmovies/)? It has the actual clips.

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