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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 math lesson, learners use a variety of manipulatives to explore spatial relationships of squares and their transformations.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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In this activity, learners build a paper stellated rhombic dodecahedron, a three-dimensional 12-pointed star.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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In this activity, learners will engineer a new shape and use it to create a new pattern with no wasted space.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 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 repeat patterns in two and three dimensions to create tessellations.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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Learners estimate how many small triangles will fill a larger shape. Then they use a triangle stamp (or stencil made from a file folder) to fill the larger shape with triangles.

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners design unique tiles and make repeating patterns to create tessellations. This activity combines the creativity of an art project with the challenge of solving a puzzle.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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In this math lesson, learners explore tessellations through literature, music, writing, and art activities.

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 6 - 8 1 to 2 hours
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In this activity, learners slide shapes to create unusual tiled patterns.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 8 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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In this activity, learners repeat patterns in two and three dimensions to create tessellations. This activity combines the creativity of an art project with the challenge of solving a puzzle.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 4 - 8 45 to 60 minutes