# Math Blog Post

One lesson that we learned in Geometry this week is estimating the area of irregular shapes. I made a problem below:

You have to count the squares and the half-squares to make an estimate.

Did you get it yet?

# Journal 19- Planting for The Bridge

Last Wednesday, it was the Jewish holiday of Tu Bishvat. It is usually celebrated with the eating if Israel’s fruits and planting trees. In honor of it, we planted kale, lettuce, and collard greens at The Bridge, an after-school program for needy children, where they get homework help and dinner. The kids will eat the vegetables that we planted. It will probably be their only fresh item for the day.

# Math Blog Post- Stories With Holes

For this math blog post, I decided to make a few stories with holes.

1. A man goes to his rabbi and says, “Rabbi, is this bacon kosher?” The rabbi takes one look at it and says, “Yes.” How?

2. Two men walk into a bar. One man goes to the bartender and says, “I’ll have a glass of H2O.” The man next ot him says, “I’ll have some H2O, too.” He drinks it and then dies. Why?