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|Cardboard and transparent plastic geodesic domes built by children. Students start by constructing paper models, then apply scale factors to construct domes of any size using cardboard or wooden dowels and plastic sheeting. See pictures of classroom projects; learn about the book, Domebook: How to Construct Cardboard Geodesic Play-Domes; follow the author's blog.|
|Levels:||Late Elem. (3-5), Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Graphics, Manipulatives, Web-Based Discussions|
|Math Topics:||Multiplication, Measurement, Ratio/Proportion, Problem-Solving, Polyhedra|
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