We have a Special Olympics annually for the kids in our Physical Disabilities Program. Every year, the classmates of these kids make decorations and banners to cheer on and support all of the Olympic participants during their events. This site has some cute ideas to recommend to our "cheer committees"!
"One of the most famous surfaces in mathematics, the Möbius strip can be constructed by cutting a long strip of paper, putting a half twist in it, and gluing the ends of the strip together. What makes this seemingly ordinary construct so fascinating is that, while the original strip of paper clearly had two sides, the Möbius strip seems to have only one..."
Cookie Surprise Gold Medals Hold your gold medal and torch high as you celebrate your winning event at the Olympics. Kids will love to make and eat these fun treats. Get the instructions over at Alphamom.
I'm dying to give this one a try. Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational has shared some amazing, fun and educational ideas! This is one of my favorites! A planetarium made from an oatmeal container! Stop by and check out how she did it!