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• Science Museum of Minnesota
Use geometry, a ruler, and a steady hand to create these amazing unfurling paper folds! Be sure to check out Simon Guest's folded "super structure" link, and to see great paper...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - adult 1 to 2 hours
• PBS
In this math lesson, learners use a variety of manipulatives to explore spatial relationships of squares and their transformations. Learners create a square with 36 square tiles and determine that...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
• Lawrence Hall of Science
This activity gets learners looking at 6-sided shapes in nature, including the cells of a beehive, as well as other shapes. Learners use the activity's shape chart to keep track of all the...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 14 1 to 7 days
• Utah Education Network
This math activity exposes early learners to a variety of three-dimensional objects. Learners bring geometric solids (everyday objects) from home. Learners sort and graph the objects on a Floor...

free Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes
• The Exploratorium
In this activity, learners discover how to rotate a flat shape into the third dimension. Learners draw and cut out a shape that has at least one straight edge on an index card. Learners use this...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 8 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
• PBS
In this math lesson, learners identify, describe, and construct the five regular polyhedra. Learners are introduced to the idea of three-dimensional figures by first reviewing polygons and regular...

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• PBS
In this three-part math activity, learners explore shapes. In part one, learners identify, describe, and classify two-dimensional shapes. Learners use square tiles to duplicate shapes on a card,...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 6 - 8 2 to 4 hours
• PBS
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. They next...

free Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• Children's Museum of Indianapolis
In this three-day lesson, learners identify two-dimensional shapes used in castle construction, create a castle collage using assorted shapes, and design tapestries using repeated patterns of color...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 4 - 8 1 to 7 days
• The Exploratorium
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