ERIC Number: EJ604039
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
From Tessellations to Polyhedra: Big Polyhedra.
Peterson, Blake E.
Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, v5 n6 p348-57 Feb 2000
Looks at the connection between soccer fields and mathematics to help students understand middle school geometry topics. Presents an activity in which students explore relationships among polygons to discover which combinations tessellate and which combinations form polyhedra. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A