Tessellation Project Art In Math End of the Year Activity

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Looking for an End of the Year Math Project that also ties in Art? This is a student favorite every single year! This is a fantastic way for students to show creativity and get you through those last weeks before a break!

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This a very fun way to integrate Art into Math! This file includes .pdf slides to show your students how to create the image to tessellate. Students will be shown three ways to create an image to tessellate. Real pictures are included of every single step for each method! This is a great end of the year activity or as an extension of a Transformations Unit using Translations or Rotations.

This resource includes:

  • Teacher Instructions and Tips
  • PDF slides with real pictures to help guide instruction for THREE methods
  • Teacher Instructions and Tips for Ceiling Tiles
  • Student Instructions with Grading Rubric
  • EDITABLE Student Instructions with Grading Rubric
  • TONS of Student Examples of finished product

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This makes a great Bulletin Board display for students to show their creativity. You can do this in collaboration with your art teacher. My favorite idea is to have students do this project using ceiling tiles! It makes a great art display using math for your classroom that you can take with you to every classroom!

You might also be interested in these other resources:

Duododecahedron 3D Origami End of the Year Activity

Summer Sun Coordinate Graphing Picture FREEBIE

Math Scavenger Hunt Real World End of the Year Activity

String Art Math Project

States Coordinate Graphing Pictures BUNDLE

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©Hayley Cain (Activity After Math) Please note - this resource is for use by one teacher only. Additional teachers must purchase their own license. If you are interested in purchasing several licenses, please contact me. Thank you for your feedback and Happy Teaching! 


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