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|Kevin S. Whitley|
|Kirigami is the Japanese art of making figures out of paper by cutting. This applet lets you create similar figures on your computer by cutting a polygonal wedge from a virtual piece of folded paper. You can change the regular polygon, your wedge, and your paper color. You can then see the figure that results when the paper is unfolded.|
|Levels:||Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Lesson Plans and Activities, Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Triangles and Other Polygons, Symmetry/Tessellations, Art|
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