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Geometry Session 2: Notes
 
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Notes for Session 2

Note 1
Materials Needed

 

linkage strips

 

scissors

 

box of toothpicks

 

bag of minimarshmallows

 

meter stick or ruler

Part A Notes:

Different Triangles

Part B Notes:

Linkage-Strip Constructions

Part C Notes:

Building Towers

You can make your own linkage strips from stiff paper with evenly spaced holes and paper fasteners, or you can purchase them from ETA/Cuisenaire under the name polystrips.

For homework, you'll also need a ruler marked in inches and a protractor. Collect this set of materials for each group or individual working alone.

Polystrips

ETA/Cuisenaire
500 Greenview Court
Vernon Hills, IL 60061
800-445-5985 847-816-5050
800-875-9643 847-816-5066 (fax)
(Product not available online)


 

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