A wonderful resource for teachers called Dynamic Paper. Need a pentagonal pyramid that's six inches tall? Or a number line that goes from ‑18 to 32 by 5's? Or a set of pattern blocks where all shapes have one-inch sides? You can create all those things and more with the Dynamic Paper tool. Place the images you want, then export it as a PDF activity sheet for your students or as a JPEG image for use in other applications or on the web. Pattern Block
make geometry teaching tools, then print them
WONDERFUL demonstration and extensions of the decanomial square
Explorations sensorielles magiques - La Semaine Montessori
hexagon cookies--these would be very fun to dye and tessellate
Honeycomb Sugar Cookies - A Beautiful Mess
excellent geometry lessons and activities using Montessori materials
compass painting--fun way to familiarize yourself with how to work a compass
Island Conquer game freebie for practicing area and perimeter
BLOG POST - TIMES TABLES INQUIRY - Spirolaterals -Using this artistic activity students practice and learn their times tables, see patterns in their times tables, inquire into why some times table spirolaterals look similar to others, predict how other times table spirolaterals will look based on the tables they have already done. Take a look at this rich meaningful times tables activity. Multiplication Pattern
Turn the multiplication table into spirolateral designs--pattern recognition, fact review, calculation, fine motor skills.
Op Art Cubes. Decorate them as 2D designs & see how they appear to change when folded into boxes. Photograph then from different angles - then put the photographs together to make an image that is altogether different than either of the previous manifestations! Art Lessons, 2Nd Grades, Opart, 2D Design, 4Th Grade Craft, Op Art, To Draw, 4Th Grade Art Projects, Art Cubes
decorate a geometric net as a 2D design, then fold it to make the 3D shape
3D Geometric Heart Template - free download from Mini-eco. Use as a decoration on a table or shelf, or string for a garland or ornament. Write letters or messages before folding and gluing, if you like. Valentine'S Day, Gift Boxes, Minis Eco, Valentine Day, Paper Heart, Geometric Heart, Boxes Geometric, Diy, Paper Crafts
printable templates for cutting and folding 3D paper hearts
Math Fun: Geometric printables (free) for use with the geoboard for kindergarten and early elementary ages.
10 formes en tangram maternelle carré et triangle
instructions for all the Zome tools sets
Modeling lines and angles using toothpicks... Students describe each in an index card glued to the back
covered our easel with contact paper and secured it with duct tape. I then put cups of pattern blocks on one side and cups of colored yarn on the other. The children have been exploring creating art on the sticky surfaces.