## Community Outreach

Carleton mathematics and statistics students are actively involved in the Carleton and Northfield communities. These activities might arise through senior comps, summer research or a mathematics or statistics course.

### Mathematics Education

Students interested in mathematics education have the opportunity to engage with schools and community organizations in the Northfield area.

- Challenge Math Curriculum

Carleton students have been involved writing a large collection of lesson plans for teachers, parents, or volunteers to use to provide enrichment activities for elementary students interested in mathematics. - The Arcadia Project

Carleton students have created short projects for middle- or high-school students to use on their own for mathematical explorations.- Exploring Mathematics
- Exploring Mathematics - Teacher's Guide

- GED Math Resource

Carleton students designed a collection of worksheets and related videos to help adult learners studying for the math portion of the GED exam.

- Bar Modeling: Adventures in Algebra

Carleton students created a workbook to teach algebra based on the technique of bar modeling.

### Other community projects

- Faribault Woolen Mill

For a senior comps project, statistics students designed a study, then collected and analyzed data on the effect of spinning machine speed on yarn. - Students have collaborated with the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency on comps projects and in conjunction with statistical consulting.