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In this math lesson, learners use hinged mirrors to discover that regular polygons are composed of triangles tessellating around a center point.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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In this activity, learners walk the sides and interior angles of various polygons drawn on the playground. As they do so, learners practice rotating clockwise 180° and 360°.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 11 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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In this activity, learners follow simple directions to explore and create platonic solids.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners arrange pattern blocks to create tessellations and to explore geometric patterns. Learners first explore making patterns with a variety of pattern blocks.

free Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity, learners explore the structural strength of triangles by creating their own free-standing geodesic dome out of plastic straws.

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 8 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners identify the relationship between the number of sides in a regular polygon and the number of struts needed to make each polygon rigid.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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In this two-part math lesson, learners investigate problems that foster algebraic thinking across content strands. In the first part, learners explore even and odd numbers linked to quilts.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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In this activity, learners cutout a set of shape finder templates to explore shapes in the world around them.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners work together to make polygons (many-sided shapes) with string. Learners sit on the floor and hold onto a piece of string slid between their thumbs and index fingers.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 8 30 to 45 minutes