Montclair March Mathness: Math and Science Pioneer Biography Book Club (3-5th grade)
Sunday, March 10, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM (EDT)
Designed to inspire girls to pursue math with female role models, girls will select from a list of books about a female math or science pioneer and after reading the book, will design a poster showing what they learned. The 'book club' event is an opportunity to share their new found knowledge with other girls.
When & Where
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.