CCHS: Calculus assignment goes viral

COLUMBIA CITY — In 10 years of Beth Scharpenberg’s final calculus projects, a parody three of her students turned in this week were at the top of her list.“This is the best project I’ve ever had turned in,” Scharpenberg.Apparently, a national news source, the Huffington Post, agrees.Miranda Johnson, Celine Rongos and Corinne Kauffman took their final assignment to the next level, making a music video from the song “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore, and stuffing it full of calculus terms.“We had to figure out how to fit math terms into the song,” said Kauffman — a task that wasn’t effortless.To read the rest of this story, see the June 8-9 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.