youcubed: Mathematical Art (K-12)

Art is everywhere in our world and is intimately linked to maths although we may not always think of it in that way.

Poetry is all about following certain patterns within the syllables you use, music finds the ratios between tones so they harmonize at the right times, and in the visual arts we can find all sorts of geometry and patterns. This activity is about noticing and sharing the maths that is in the art from different cultures.


Geometry, Patterning & Sequencing, Symmetry
K-6, Middle School, High School, Educator

What are you looking for?

Organization

youcubed (Stanford University)

Website URL

Type of Resource

Lesson Plan
PDF File

Assigned Categories

Description of PDF

Download lesson plan.