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Nathan Shields
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Hungarian Children's Songs
Here is Nada Radulovich performing Hungarian Children's Songs. From Ms. Radulovich: In this collection, 'Hungarian Children's Songs', Halsey Stevens
skillfully set 6 melodies chosen from a large collection of children's
game songs (Gyermekjátékok) edited ...

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Fractal friends
I was working on a program to make branching curlicue designs, when my kids came in and asked how the pictures were made.  I explained that the computer follows directions based on the numbers you give it.  I changed the maximum angle that the curls could b...

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Nelson's MagicTile
Magic Tile is a free program (possibly for Windows only) that provides a large number of Rubik's cube variations in different geometries.  Some of them are much simpler to solve than others, and viewing the different projections is fun in itself.  

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Slopefield face
What if you took a picture and used the brightness of each pixel to determine
the angle that a little agent (a black dot) would travel?  Agents are placed at random on the image, then
follow their paths until they go off-screen. Above, black pixels equate...

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September 2015
In which Zach and Sal come to visit, first grade and preschool start up, we add a fence for a new garden, Gryphon tries gymnastics, we take a first trip to Disneyland, Gryphon postpones homework until the plane ride home, Alice tries ballet, vegetables grow.

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Every day is siblings day over here
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Flash cards
Here's a little program I wrote to help my son with his math facts.  It's a flash card program with sliders to adjust the range of values involved and the pause before it tells you the answer.  Let me know what you think.

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Well this online spirograph puts mine to shame - it's pretty fun!
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