Welcome to the Magic Mathworks website
Magic Mathworks is a travelling hands-on maths exhibition for schools, museums
and discovery centres. This touring maths lab demonstrates and explores a multisensory
approach to the learning of mathematics based on the Multiple Embodiment Principle
of Z P Dienes.
To find out more about our work
Read about Mathworks topics. Investigate Masterclasses.
Following up a Circus visit
The Virtual Circus is devoted to this. We also provide Extension activities. Under Using the Circus you will find activities sorted by type – drawing, measuring, and so on. Heuristics submits our stations to a dozen problem-solving techniques. For a complete inventory of our stations consult the Magic Manual.
The Bestandsliste provides a visual summary for German visitors.
For more ideas
Interested in other hands-on maths projects?
Take a look at our links page.
For UK hosts
The Circus itself now only tours in Germany. U.K. hosts may like to engage the services of Selwyn van Zeller. He operates in his own right with ‘Maths in a Suitcase’ and also has access to a complete set of our apparatus (the ‘green’ set).
T 0121 429 9327
We do however continue to offer masterclasses in the U.K.