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• Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
In this activity (on pages 55-66 of PDF), learners fold paper into origami shapes and then combine several identical shapes into a three-dimensional structure. There are clear, colorful...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - adult 45 to 60 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
In this hands-on activity, learners use toothpicks to build different triangles and squares and then use the toothpicks to build and solve some tricky shape puzzles. This lesson plan contains Texas...

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
• Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
In this tabletop activity (on pages 32-40), learners make Möbius strips -- 3D surfaces with only one side. They compare and contrast regular paper loops with Möbius strips, tracing the sides with...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
• Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
In this activity (on pages 41-47 of PDF), learners explore tesselating geometric patterns (repeated shapes, similar to the art of M.C. Escher). They play with existing shapes, either with laminated...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - adult 45 to 60 minutes
• Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
The popular sudoku puzzles use numbers, but the game could played with any set of 9 different objects! In this activity (on pages 56-75 of PDF), learners use objects of different colors (marbles,...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
This activity (on pages 21-32 of PDF) has learners act out several classic brain teasers. Instead of moving checkers or pennies around on a table, learners play the role of the different pieces of...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
• Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
This lesson (on pages 46-55 of PDF) features two strategy board games -- one from Ghana and one from China. The first game, Achi, is a cross between checkers and tic-tac-toe. After pieces are...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
In this activity (on pages 49-54 of PDF), learners play with tangrams, a set of triangles, squares and a parallelogram that can combine into a larger square as well as all sorts of other shapes....

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - adult 45 to 60 minutes
• Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
In this classic memory game (on pages 37-45 of PDF), learners turn over tiles to reveal images on the back. They turn over two tiles at a time, and try to remember past tiles so they can find...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 11 45 to 60 minutes