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Author:Dubiel, Heinrich; Simon Fraser University
Description: Popularizing mathematics through displays with hands-on activities. A page describing the creation and display of mathematical projects in malls. Information included about successful projects (kaleidocycles and hexaflexagons, Platonic solids, drinking straw models, pentagonal stars, mobius bands, puzzles and games, posters, books and mathematical toys, computers with interesting software, videos); help with the display; financing; Math in the Malls across Canada; suggested readings; mathematics trails. By Malgorzata Dubiel & Katherine Heinrich, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Arithmetic/Early Math, Higher-Dimensional Geometry
Math Ed Topics: Community Outreach

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