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A mathematical bauble Activity

by David, 19 December 2016 | 0 comments

Feeling festive? This cool mathematical bauble is fun to make, and looks great too! You will need Sheets of cardstock Pencil Cup Scissors Ruler Glue What to do

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Hyperbolic paper craft Activity

by David, 21 April 2015 | 0 comments

You will need Scissors Sticky tape Lots of heptagons – you can download a sheet to print out in pdf or Word document. What to do Cut out the heptagons. You need eight heptagons to make the first basic shape that you can tape more heptagons onto.

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Round cubic decoration Activity

by David, 1 July 2014 | 0 comments

A solid shape made of cones

Cones are kinda round, but put them together right and you can make a cubic decoration. Sound confusing? Don’t worry, it’s really simple and really fun!

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Tessellating tiles Activity

by David, 10 June 2014 | 0 comments

A square of paper with chiunks cut out of each side and taped on the opposite.

Would you like to make your own repeating patterns, a la Escher? Grab some scissors and make some tessellating tiles!

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A Christmas packing puzzle Activity

by David, 14 December 2013 | 0 comments

Merry Christmas! Here’s our maths gift to you – a puzzle.

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Hyperbolic crochet Activity

by David, 1 October 2013 | 0 comments

a piece of wool fabric - it looks like it has been knitted. It's all wrinkly around the edges.

Sometimes getting crafty means getting mathsy! Try some crochet to learn about curved surfaces.

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Fire away! Activity

by Pat, 24 May 2013 | 0 comments

Diagram showing the the different steps of building a model catapult.

Have you ever wondered how people used to attack castles? Follow these instructions and you can create the greatest castle crusher around – the trebuchet!

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Curved origami sculpture Activity

by David, 17 January 2013 | 0 comments

Folding origami cranes and paper aeroplanes is fun, but they tend to be made of straight lines. So what happens when you fold in curves?

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Build your own International Space Station Activity

by Jasmine, 17 August 2012 | 33 comments

A paper model of a space station.

Get ready to build your own paper model of the International Space Station (ISS).

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