youcubed: Hide the Pixels (3-5)
youcubed (Stanford University)

This activity allows students to try their hand at optimization by exploring the relationship between area and number.

youcubed: Hide the Pixels (6-8)
youcubed (Stanford University)

This activity allows students to try their hand at optimization by exploring a relationship between two values.

youcubed: Hide the Pixels (9-12)
youcubed (Stanford University)

This activity allows students to try their hand at optimization by exploring a relationship between two values.

youcubed: Pixel Art on Windows (K-12)
youcubed (Stanford University)

We’ve been inspired by the beautiful art many people are making on their windows with sticky notes to cheer up their neighbors as those are pixel art, and we had written a lesson for the classroom around that idea!

Siemens STEM Day: Pixel Art
Siemens STEM Day

Students work together to build an algorithm for drawing a pixel picture using coordinate directions and color assignments on graph paper. Then, students follow the algorithms of other groups to create the images on a larger scale with post-it notes.