Use Code to Bake a Perfect “Pi” this Pi Day!

Last Updated: March 14, 2021 11:00 am
Use Code to Bake a Perfect “Pi” this Pi Day!

Use Code to Bake a Perfect “Pi” this Pi Day!

Do you know why March 14 is known as Pi Day? If you paid attention in math class, you do! Since the first few digits of the mathematical constant pi (π) are 3.14, we celebrate math (and pie) on 3/14. This Pi Day, you can celebrate by baking and frosting a virtual pie in the shape of the pi symbol! Can you figure out how to bake a different kind of pie or add an ice cream layer using code?

View TutorialTeachers, Assign to a Class

How to code this project

All Tynker users have access to this project in their Tutorials Directory. Simply click on the project card and follow the instructions to get started! If you do not have an account, you can sign up for a FREE account here and access many fun coding puzzles, games, and tutorials.

Teachers, all your students have access to this project as a Daily Mission. Once you set up a classroom, your students will continue to have access to the latest seasonal projects. If you’d like to assign the project but haven’t set up a classroom yet, you can:

  1. Set up a classroom in your Tynker account and add your students.
  2. Click on the “View Tutorial” button above to open the project and save it to your account.
  3. Go to “My Projects” in your dashboard and click the “Assign+” button.

After your class has finished, don’t forget to create a class showcase of all your students’ projects to share with friends and parents.

Parents, to give this project to your child:

  1. Have your child log in to his/her account.
  2. They can find “Bake the Perfect Pi!” in their Tutorials Directory!

We love to see what kids are making! Share your Pi Day projects on Twitter or Facebook and be sure to tag us @goTynker.

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