The 23rd November is Fibonacci Day – November 23 is celebrated as Fibonacci day because when the date is written in the mm/dd format (11/23), the digits in the date form a Fibonacci sequence: 1,1,2,3.
This is a great opportunity to explore patterns and sequencing in maths you could –
- Identify patterns and sequencing
- Explore the Fibonacci sequence
- Find out who Fibonacci was
- Investigate the Golden Ratio
Have a look at these websites for ideas:
It would be great to hear how you celebrate Fibonacci Day in your schools – please comment, tweet or email!