Drexel dragonThe Math ForumDonate to the Math Forum

The Math Forum Internet Mathematics Library

Weekend Projects—Picnic Geometry

_____________________________________
Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help
_____________________________________

Visit this site: http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2006/08/make_podcast_weekend_projects_3.html

Author:Make Podcast
Description: This video shows how to build an icosahedron out of paper plates, cups, or plastic sheeting—and pack some geometry into your next picnic! MAKE's accompanying post provides step-by-step instructions for assembling icosahedra from picnic supplies. Like other projects from the MAKE quarterly, this can be fun for the whole family. MAKE "celebrates your right to tweak, hack, and bend any technology to your own will."

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Multimedia, Lesson Plans and Activities, Fun for Kids
Math Topics: Polyhedra

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

_____________________________________
Home || The Math Library || Quick Reference || Search || Help
_____________________________________

© 1994- The Math Forum at NCTM. All rights reserved.
http://mathforum.org/