Montclair March Mathness: Crypto Spy Girls - Sending and Receiving Secret Messages Using Code (4-8th grade)
Saturday, March 16, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM (EDT)
Learn about American women code makers and breakers from World War II and gain hands-on experience with codes, ciphers, number games and puzzels. Fun and prizes.
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Montclair March Mathness and the Athena Collaborative Group
Athena Collaborative Group, a non-profit organization that supports, encourages and empowers women to enter into Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) careers, has sponsored Montclair March Mathness since 2012 -- offering a stunning variety of fun, informative and exciting math and science related activities at multiple locales throughout town. The all volunteer festival brings together members of the community including elementary, middle school and high school girls and boys of all ages, teachers, parents and administrators as well as STEM professionals, community groups, schools and local businesses and raises STEM awareness.