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Title: Polyhedra Pastimes
Alternate Title: Three Educational Math Sites: Investigating Patterns, Polyhedra Pastimes
Url: http://britton.disted.camosun.bc.ca/jbpolyhedra.htm
Creator: Britton, Jill.
Publisher: Camosun College.
Description: Educational consultant and textbook author Jill Britton is the author of these metasites listing Web resources for grade 5-8 mathematics. Each metasite revolves around a certain topic. The third metasite listed here focuses on polyhedra with activities ranging from creating three-dimensional polyhedra with gumdrops and toothpicks to examining Ernst Haeckel's nineteenth-century sketches of polyhedral structure of Radiolaria (a plankton). Other types of links given on these pages are to merchants selling educational materials, sites on the history of mathematics, and activities with holiday themes.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Convex geometry -- Convex polyhedra. Convex polytopes
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Descriptive geometry -- Problems, exercises, examinations
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Topology -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Mathematics -- Study and teaching. Research -- Special teaching methods and aids -- Audiovisual aids
GEM Subject: Mathematics
Mathematics -- Instructional issues
Mathematics -- Geometry
Date Issued: [2001]
Resource Type: Charts and Diagrams
Instructional Materials
Mathematical Models
Mathematics Materials
Orientation Materials
StillImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: Higher Education
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
University First Cycle
Language: English
Rights: Jill Britton
Access Rights: Free access
Source: Scout Archives
Full Record Views: 5
Resource URL Clicks: 26
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