The Golden Ratio - Measuring the Human Body

The Golden Ratio - Measuring the Human Body
The Golden Ratio - Measuring the Human Body
The Golden Ratio - Measuring the Human Body
The Golden Ratio - Measuring the Human Body
The Golden Ratio - Measuring the Human Body
The Golden Ratio - Measuring the Human Body
The Golden Ratio - Measuring the Human Body
The Golden Ratio - Measuring the Human Body
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This lesson teaches students about the Fibonacci Sequence and the Golden Ratio. The lesson explains the sequence by introducing the Fibonacci Rabbit problem and shows how the Golden Ratio is prevalent in nature, animals, and the cosmos.

Students will be exposed to the Golden Ratio and then will engage in an activity where they will be measuring and finding the ratios between different aspects of their bodies to compare to the Golden Ratio.



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Golden Ratio Lesson Overview:

Warm Up
o Students will work through the Fibonacci Rabbit Problem

Direct Instruction and Guided Notes
o Power Point Presentation with main ideas, concepts, pictures, and videos

Independent Practice
o Students will use the Fibonacci Sequence to calculate the values of the ratios between consecutive terms in the sequence

The Golden Ratio and Human Body Activity
o Students will be measuring different aspects of their own bodies and then finding the ratio between those parts to compare against the Golden Ratio

Exit Slip and Discussion Questions


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This Lesson on the Golden Ratio includes the following:

-Lesson Plans
-Warm Up Activity
-Power Point Presentation
-Practice Problems
-Golden Ratio and Human Body Activity
-Independent Practice
-Exit Slip and Discussion Questions

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