Maths Week 2014

Maths week 2014 will kick off tomorrow morning at Piercestown N.S.

We have registered with and here are a flavour of some of the additional maths activities that will take place this week:

A Giant Maths Quiz in the P.E. hall

Target Boards Рfor more information go to

Tables champions

Maths Trails around the grounds

Maths activities in the classrooms

Here are some fun maths quotes:

  • Mickey Mouse: “Arithmetic is being able to count up to twenty without taking off your shoes.
  • “Decimals have a point.”

And some fun maths jokes for the children:

  • What do mathematicians eat on Halloween? Pumpkin Pi.
  • Why did the math book look so sad? Because it had so many problems.
  • A circle is just a round straight line with a hole in the middle.
  • Decimals have a point.
  • Why do plants hate math? Because it gives them square roots.
  • Why did the boy eat his math homework? Because the teacher told him it was a piece of cake.
  • Have you heard the latest statistics joke? Probably.
  • What did the acorn say when it grew up? Geometry.
  • What do you call an empty parrot cage? Polygon.
  • Cakes are round but Pi are square.
  • How can you make time fly? Throw a clock out the window!
  • Without geometry, life is pointless.