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How Divine Is My Proportion? (SMILE)

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Author:Edwina R. Justice, Gunsaulus Scholastic Academy
Description: A lesson for grade 8 that relates the ratio of successive numbers in the Fibonacci Sequence to the "divine proportion" and compares approximate golden rectangles to human body proportions. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.

Levels: Eighth Grade
Languages: English
Resource Types: Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Golden Ratio/Fibonacci

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