YOUR HOMETOWN: Park View PTA Brings Funny Math Man To Town
Actor Incorporates Humor Into Learning
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Posted: March 12, 2014
By CALEB M. SOPTELEAN
Ben Bendor performs his “Arithmetickles” learning program at Peak View Elementary School in Penn Laird on Monday. Bendor, who has been taking his program that mixes humor with math to elementary schools across the U.S. for 18 years, involves Peak View fifth-grader Noah Kim in one of his exercises. (Photo by Caleb M. Soptelean / DN-R)
PENN LAIRD — For many students, “math” and “fun” are two terms that go together about as well as peanut butter and ketchup.
But on Monday afternoon in Penn Laird, an actor showed kids and staff...