The Upper Elementary School Math Ellipse meets weekly
for 1½ hours, currently on Mondays from 3:30 to 5:00 pm.

Spring 2017 Schedule:
This schedule is tentative and hence subject to change.

Date Topic
April 3 SB School District Vacation Day
April 10 Passover Vacation
April 17 Jumping Frogs
April 24 Personal Vacation
May 1 MatheMagics
May 8 Dividing Shapes
May 15 All SET Up
May 22 Coloring Graphs
May 29 Memorial Day Vacation
June 5 Canceled due to Jury Duty
June 12 P3 (Pizza Puzzle Party)

Winter 2017 Schedule:

Date Topic
January 9 Elliptical Explorations
January 16 MLK Day Vacation
January 23 Math Play & Pi Math Contest
January 30 Mugs & Mounds
February 6 Spot-It Speculations
February 13 Mobius Marvels
February 20 Presidents Day Vacation
February 27 Hoops of Hanoi
March 6 Rubik's Ruminations
Guest Presenter: Audrey Dutcher
March 13 Rotations & Reflections
March 20 Rubik Revisited & P3 (Pizza Puzzle Party)

Spring 2016 Schedule:

Date Topic
April 14 Getting SET
April 21 Re-SETting
April 28 Jumping Frogs
May 5 Chocolate Logic
May 12 Up & Over on Finite Grids
May 19 Pi Are Square
May 26 Up & Over on Infinite Grids
June 2 P3 (Pizza Puzzle Party)

Winter 2016 Schedule:

Date Topic
January 21 Elliptical Explorations
January 28 A Recipe to Infinity
February 4 Infinity in a Bucket
February 11 Monkey Math
February 18 Tiling
February 25 Prime Time
March 3 Banana Math
March 10 Pick's Theorem
March 17 Ramsey Theory
March 24 P3 (Purim Phractal Party)

Spring 2015 Schedule:

Date Topic
May 26 Set Theory & SET Game
June 9 Infinity & Beyond

Winter 2015 Schedule:

Date Topic
January 27 Counterexamples
February 3 AMC Vacation
February 10 Moebius Mania
February 17 Sheep & Goats
February 24 Fraction Fun
March 3 Shapes of Numbers
March 10 This Week Has No Topic
March 17 Fractals
March 24 P3 (Pizza Puzzle Party)

Fall 2014 Schedule:

Date Topic
September 17 Elliptical Explorations
September 24 Thinking Outside the Box
October 1 Getting SET
October 8 A-MAZE-ment
October 15 Mix & Tricks
October 22 A Celebration of Mind: Martin Gardner Centennial
October 29 Canceled due to school field trip
November 5 Voting Methods
November 12 Map Coloring
November 19 Fractals
November 26 Thanksgiving Vacation
December 3 Time for Numbers
December 10 The Twelve Ways of Pascal's Triangle
December 17 P3 (Pizza Puzzle Party)

Spring 2014 Schedule:

Date Topic
March 31 April Fools Math
April 7 Braids and Strings
May 19 Pi Are Square
May 26 Memorial Day Vacation

Winter 2014 Schedule:

Date Topic
January 13 Coloring Space
January 20 MLK Day Vacation
January 27 Fermi Popcorn
February 3 -Ominoe Tilings
February 10 Measuring Space
February 17 President's Day Vacation
Optional Extra Meeting: A Presidential Proof
February 24 The Value of Truth
March 3 Double Trouble
March 10 Continuation of Previous Topics
March 17 P3 (Pizza Puzzle Party)

Fall 2013 Schedule:

Date Topic
October 7/8 Elliptical Explorations & Take Away Games
October 14/15 Map Coloring
October 21/22 No Meeting
October 28/29 Lyin' & Tigers (Logic)
November 4/5 2-Coloring & Induction
November 11 Veterans Day Vacation
November 18 Fractals
November 25 Puzzle Pieces
December 2 Jelly Donuts (Topology)
December 9 A Recipe to Infinity
December 16 P3 (Pizza Puzzle Party)
December 23 One More Thing

Spring 2013 Schedule:

Date Topic
April 25 Elliptical Explorations
May 2 Fun with Multiple Choice
May 9 -Ominoe Tilings
May 16 Math SuperBowl AfterMath
& Last One Standing
May 23 Cake Cutting
May 30 P3 (Pizza Puzzle Party)