Mathematics of Ornaments and Architecture

Students study African traditional architecture. They examine how African ornaments, wall painting and motifs use geometric shapes to express and explain the culture. They discuss the ornaments and architectural designs in the setting and period they were executed and use these as examples in developing ornaments for their own use.

7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
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