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Regular Tessellations

Tessellations (Math 4) 
Java Applet 
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Students understand why equilateral triangles, squares, and regular hexagons tessellate regularly in the Euclidean plane.
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Investigating Tessellations Us...

Tessellations (Math 4) 
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Students create tessellations using triangles, squares, trapezoids, hexagons, and parallelograms.
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Regular Tessellations

Tessellations (Math 4) 
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A middle school lesson to help students understand why equilateral triangles, squares, and regular hexagons tessellate regularly in the Euclidean plane. In addition to alignment to NCTM Standards and ...
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What are Tessellations?

Tessellations (Math 4) 
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Examines the mathematical properties of tessellations.
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Kali

Tessellations (Math 4) 
Computer 
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Kali lets you draw symmetrical patterns based on any of the 17 tiling groups. Kali does not assume the user knows how to read, so even the youngest children can enjoy it.
Older students c...
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Tess

Tessellations (Math 4) 
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A shareware program for creating symmetric planar illustrations. With Tess, while you draw you can automatically maintain the symmetry group you have chosen; 11 rosette, all 7 frieze, and all 17 wallp...
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Tessellation Creator

Tessellations (Math 4) 
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A tessellation is a repeating pattern of polygons that covers a plane with no gaps or overlaps. What kind of tessellations can you make out of regular polygons?
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Floor Tiles

Tessellations (Math 4) 
Java Applet 
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This activity allows the user to create a figure that can be tessellated.
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Java Kali

Tessellations (Math 4) 
Java Applet 
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Kali is a program that lets you draw symmetrical patterns based on any of the 17 wallpaper groups, as well as several frieze and rosette groups.
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Tessellate!

Tessellations (Math 4) 
Java Applet 
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This activity allows the user to create a figure that can be tessellated.
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Tessellation Tool

Tessellations (Math 4) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This tool allows you to build tessellations and other designs by attaching the corners of various shapes to one another. To make a tessellation, you need to create an arrangement of repeating shapes w...
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Tessellations

Tessellations (Math 4) 
Java Applet 
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Using this virtual manipulative you may: add a block to the workspace; rotate a block; change the color of a block; remove a block; group blocks; zoom in/out
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Pentomino puzzles

Tessellations (Math 4) 
JavaScript 
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Rotate pentominoes to tile an 8×8 grid. This JavaScriptpowered online puzzle lets you select from a variety of decorative patterns and graphic designs.
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KaleidoPaint

Tessellations (Math 4) 
iPad 
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As you draw, KaleidoPaint mirrors your brushstrokes to create a beautiful infinitely repeating design. Features: 
MindTweak

Tessellations (Math 4) 
iPad 
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MindTweak is like taking your brain to the gym for a visual thinking workout. Visual thinking refers to the skills involved in reading, interpreting, comprehending, comparing, analyzing, synthesizing ...
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Shmuzzles

Tessellations (Math 4) 
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Assemble mosaics using tessellating Shmuzzle shapes in four colors. To locate the solid color Shmuzzle puzzle pieces, select "Creative Shmuzzling," and then "New Shmuzzle Creation." To rotate the puzz...
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Patio Stones

Tessellations (Math 4) 
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How many stones did Kathy need to buy to pave an area in her yard?
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