learners per class
How does a "One-Time" class work?
Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
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Science can be beautiful, miraculous, and sometimes downright weird. Welcome to Weird Science! Our brains have trouble comprehending huge numbers. Have you ever seen a million of something? Can you truly picture how much that is? What about a billion? An unvigintillion? In this class, students are introduced to massive numbers by way of a deck of cards. An ordinary deck (with 52 cards) has enough combinations to essentially guarantee that if you shuffled it at random, no one has...
Students will learn factorials and how we can think about huge numbers in an accessible way.
25 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Scientist and Educator
🇨🇦Lives in Canada
44 total reviews
103 completed classes
Hello, Outschoolers! My name is John and I have been a scientist and educator for over 15 years. I hold a Bachelor of Science (Honors in Biology), Master of Applied Sciences, and a Ph.D. in biology. Over my BSc, MSc and PhD I have designed and...