pi Day   
                                                             ( pi = 3.1415926535897932384626433832795028841971)
 

Celebrated on March 14 at 1:59 pm  (with lots of pies and pi stuff)

(Third month, 14th day, 1:59 in the afternoon)

NASA/JPL Pi in the Sky Challenge
How Many Decimals of Pi Do You Really Need?
Poster

 


The History of pi - http://www.exploratorium.edu/pi/history_of_pi/
                       http://www.piday.org/learn-about-pi/
                       http://www.geom.uiuc.edu/~huberty/math5337/groupe/overview.html      

Questions and answers about pi from Dr. Math
      
http://mathforum.org/dr.math/tocs/pi.middle.html
      
http://mathforum.org/t2t/faq/faq.pi.html

Math resources - http://www.nea.org/tools/lessons/50840.htm
                   
 
http://megsl.org/pi.html - scroll down

  Pi Day Activities http://www.piday.org/all-things-pi/
                     http://www.piday.org/2008/2008-pi-day-activities-for-teachers/
       https://www.pinterest.com/lercole/pi-day/
       http://www.piacrossamerica.org/piep001.html
       http://www.piacrossamerica.org/piactivities.html
       http://www.42explore.com/pi.htm
       http://www.teachpi.org/activities.htm      
       http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/article/march-14-pi-day
     
 http://www.wikihow.com/Celebrate-Pi-Day

       http://www.exploratorium.edu/pi/pi_activities/index.html
       http://www.nea.org/tools/lessons/50840.htm
       http://edhelper.com/pi_day.htm      

  Pi Day Links - http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson/lesson335.shtml

Teach pi - http://www.teachpi.org/

The Ridiculously Enhanced Pi Page http://www.exploratorium.edu/pi/

Pi Day Math Lessons from Evans Middle School in Indiana-  
    http://www.evsc.k12.in.us/schoolzone/schools/evans/piday.htm

Pi Poetry - http://mathstory.com/Poems/pi.aspx#.UzM7R8sVuUk
               http://www.piday.org/2008/2008-pi-day-activities-for-teachers/
               http://users.wfu.edu/rollins/pi.html
               http://corbettharrison.com/lessons/Enemy-Pie.htm
               http://poetrywithmathematics.blogspot.com/2010/09/rhymes-help-to-remember-digits-of-pi.html

                           http://www.pleacher.com/mp/mpoetry/mpoet.html

Pi Songs - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJJJmQojcLM
              http://www.piday.org/topics/videos/
              http://popdust.com/2013/03/14/songs-that-mention-about-pie-for-pi-day/
              http://mathforum.org/te/exchange/hosted/morehouse/songs.pi.html 
      Music -
http://teachpi.org/music/ 
              http://www.piday.org/2014/music-video-what-is-the-value-of-pi/

Pi Trivia Game
     http://www.eveander.com/trivia/
   
Poems - http://www.eveandersson.com/pi/poetry/

Pi Land - "Fun Activities and Neat Stuff"
    http://www.eveandersson.com/pi/

First 100,000 digits of pi
     
http://www.geom.uiuc.edu/~huberty/math5337/groupe/digits.html

Where is your birthday in pi?
     http://www.facade.com/legacy/amiinpi/

Pi Art
     http://www.whatdowedoallday.com/2014/03/math-art-for-kids-pi.html
     https://www.pinterest.com/momgineer/pi-day/
     Crafts
     Photos of sample art projects
     Clip Art            

Pi Postcards
     http://www.123greetings.com/events/pi/

Making a Pi Necklace
     http://mathforum.org/teachers/middle/activities/pi_day.html

Door decorating Contest for Pi Day plus more
     https://web.archive.org/web/20140621234520/http://wsmc.net/pubs/WaMath/Spring2007/MSpi.PDF


Pi Webquests:
    http://www.mathgoodies.com/webquests/pi_day/
    http://www.mathgoodies.com/worksheets/
    http://www.madriver.k12.oh.us/webquests/2002-02/DCooper2.htm
    http://www.mrsgardner.net/Math/Pi%20Day%20WebQuest.pdf
   
http://web.archive.org/web/20050309072525/http://www.csulb.edu/~aelizald/designelizalde/webquests/geometry/pi/pi.htm

Pi  and Pi Day Math Lessons - http://www.edhelper.com/pi_day.htm
                                  http://alex.state.al.us/lesson_view.php?id=14609
                                  http://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/pi.html
                                  http://illuminations.nctm.org/Search.aspx?view=search&kw=pi
                                  http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/Portals/7/documents/education/parachutes_circles_and_pi_lesson_plan.pdf

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