Field Trips: MatheMagic
Venue: Ferguson Hall
Mathemagic -- Grades 4-8
Internationally renowned magician, Bradley Fields, captivates the audience with his famous magic illusions, and then teaches the secrets behind some startling math tricks.
Hailed as one of the preeminent shows for young people, MatheMagic!® features world-class magic, comedy, and theater. Amidst all the oohs, aahs, and laughter, Bradley Fields challenges, provokes, and elicits critical thinking. Kids (unknowingly!) practice classroom skills and problemsolving. Students explore ancient civilizations, and meet Imhotep, Pythagoras, and the first magicians (whose secret was really math!). Bradley Fields connects with young people of different ages, abilities and learning styles. Kids leave the theater brimming with confidence and a gain a new fascination for the history, the power and the beauty of the language of math. Two performers. With costumes, music, multi-media visuals and audience participation.
“The Gold Standard for Arts in Education” - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics