Folding 5 Pointed Origami Star Christmas Ornaments
How to fold a 5 pointed origami star with step by step photos. An easy way to make beautiful Christmas star decorations.
Graph Paper Drawing - Where Art and Maths Combine. - Picklebums
This is such a simple idea yet with so much potential for drawing - download and print your paper and then get busy with some graph paper drawing.
Math Art Activities - The OT Toolbox
Math and art have gone together since early artists began creating. Many great works of art contain mathmatics, from buildings and pottery to paintings and statues. Today on Share It Saturday, we’re featuring math and art activities that kids can explore while learning through creative expression. Combining math and art in kids’ activities can be a great ... Read More about Math Art Activities
Cube Mural Inspired by Street Artist Thank YouX
Earlier this year, my co-worker Jayne found the idea to make a collaborative school-wide paper mural based on the artwork of Thank YouX. The idea for a student mural originally came from Jenell No…
Playful Math with Mirror Books | Happiness is here
Young children are capable of understanding complex math concepts but are rarely given the chance. Create a simple mirror book to encourage playful math.
dark-zeblock: “ I found some old art books today called ‘Celtic Art: The methods of Construction by George Bain’ Which, I found interesting. I only have 4 out of the 7, they are very old (From 55...
Spirolateral Math Doodles
Interrupt your regular math programming to try this fantastic math doodling investigation! Anna Weltman wrote a math/art book. It's great fun for all ages, full of fantastic mathematical explorations --- including spirolateral math doodles. How to Get Started To make a spirolateral, you first pick a short series of numbers (1, 2, 3 is a…
Dot Grid Doodling
What can you DO with a page full of dots? Yesterday, I mentioned my new series of paperback dot grid notebooks, and I promised to share a few ideas for mathematical doodling. But first, let me share my new dot-grid journals for kids. Aren't they pretty? Click Here for More Information Doodling gives our minds…
This is fun…but is it math?
A few months ago, I got an email from one of the art teachers in the school. She was offering her classroom, a makerspace of sorts, and her creative expertise to any teacher that wanted to bring their class down. I jumped at the opportunity. After all, what have I been enjoying most about math…
Math Monday: Compass Art
"In his own magic circle wanders the wonderful man, and draws us with him to wonder and take part in it." ~ Johann Wolfgang Goethe Doodles are SO underrated! I highly recommend you set aside some time to doodle. Specifically, to doodle with a compass, some watercolor paper, and as many colored pencils as possible.…