Design a Graphic Picture
In this design a graphic picture activity, students design a picture on a grid using four colors. Next, they use a grid to digitize the graphic. This one-page activity contains two grids which are 13 x 13 in size.
8th - 10th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads
The Notorious Four-Color Problem
Take a walk through time, 1852 to 2005, following the mathematical history, development, and solution of the Four-Color Theorem. Learners take on the role of cartographers to study a United States map that is to be colored. One rule: no...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
The Complex Geometry of Islamic Design
Discover the prevalence of geometric design in Islamic culture with this wonderful informational video. It begins with an overview of the complexity of designs dating back to the eighth century during early Islam, and then delves into...
5 mins 7th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Interior Designers: Working with Right Triangles
Adding a career application, the resource explores the idea of making squares from the sides of a right triangle to show that the sums are equal. The question refers to designing a mural that leads the class into their own drawing of a...
7th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed