A Geometry Project with Algebra Connections
Grades 612 / Math / Projects
CCSS:
Math.G.MG.3
Common Core State Standards
Math 
Math 
G 
Geometry 
MG 
Modeling with Geometry 
3 
Apply geometric methods to solve design problems (e.g., designing an object or structure to satisfy physical constraints or minimize cost; working with typographic grid systems based on ratios).â 
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 Lesson Objective
 See how this engaging project addresses a variety of math concepts
 Length
 14 min
 Questions to Consider
 Hear student observations of how geometric figures are used in local buildings.
 How do the paper folding activities make connections between algebra and geometry?
 How could this project be adjusted to address the geometry standards of the grade level you teach?
Supporting Materials

A Geometry Project with Algebra Connections Summary
A Geometry Project with Algebra Connections program summary