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Exploring the Shape of Space

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Author:Jeff Weeks; Key Curriculum Press
Description: Geometry and cosmology for grades 6-10. Lessons and activities to accompany the computer-animated video The Shape of Space (also available on CD-ROM and based on Jeff Weeks' book by the same name). Each lesson includes teacher notes, blackline master student activity sheets and homework assignments, optional transparency masters, a final test, a reproducible glossary, and an answer key. Contents include: Flatland; Wraparound Universe; Cylindrical Tic-Tac-Toe; Torus Games; The 3-Dimensional Torus; Möbius Strips; Klein Bottle Games; and More Shapes for Space. May be ordered directly from Key Curriculum Press.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), Ninth Grade, Tenth Grade
Languages: English
Resource Types: Video, Collections, Net-Based Resources
Math Topics: Higher-Dimensional Geometry, Topology

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