Touch Math Festival
During winter school holidays from the 6th to 8th of January, 2016, the 1st Touch Math Festival will be held at Inha University in Tashkent. The festival opens at 1 p.m., January 6, 2016. The festival aims at the students of middle and high schools, teachers of math, and all those who love math and have great interest in it.
The major goal of the festival is to reveal the wonders of math, demonstrate its fascinating features, and to show that learning and teaching math can be entertaining and fun. 20 different math-related exhibition stands will be represented by 20 math teachers from various secondary schools of the Republic of Korea. Contests among schoolchildren and teachers including memorable prize awards and certificates will be held during the festival.
Exercise with sticks
Agenda of Touch Math Festival (Download PDF)
What to see during the Festival
Inha University in Tashkent will conduct a campaign “Progamming Hour” within the First Touch Math Festival. The campaign is open for children at the age from 9 to 15.
On 7 and 8 January 2016 from 10:00 to 11:00, all interested can participate in one free lesson on visual programming on Scratch.
The registration for free lessons will take place from 14:00 on 6 January. The lessons will be held in Uzbek on 7 January and Russian – on 8 January 2016.
The training will be based on Scratch visual programming language and conducted on interesting game form. The participants will receive general information on programming and how they can make simple games.
Number of the seats is limited. First 40 registered people will be able to attend the lessons.
Special Lecture by Korean side
The honored guest of the festival, professor of Inha University in South Korea, Dr Hoon Chang will run few lectures devoted to hypercube and mathematics in everyday life. In addition, as part of the program, there is going to be a competition among school students and teachers with various prize awards. Also, there will be another present for teachers of IUT and Inha University in Korea – a special book with interesting exercises on algebra, geometry and logic.
Book of First Touch Math Festival (Click to image to download)
Mass Media About Festival
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