Lesson 5: Constructions Applications
This STEAM lesson provides students the opportunity to transfer their knowledge about constructions to create art. Differentiation occurs naturally as students will select polyhedra with different levels of difficulty.
Materials: Compass, Straightedge, paper; colored pencils and plain paper or colored paper/construction paper; scissors; tape.
Students will apply different types of constructions with a compass and straightedge:
Hexagon, Square, Equilateral Triangle: Design a hexagon for a quilt pattern; polyhedron ornaments
Prerequisite Skills required prior to this lesson: Constructing a Hexagon, Square,
and Equilateral Triangle
Lesson format is compatible with Google slides®
Note: Slides for this lesson may be printed on 8.5x11 paper landscape and done without a digital interface.
Pages: 22 slides + 3 pages instructions
Duration: 50 minutes