Introducing the Tessellation Project
This is important. Before you start teaching them how to create tessellations you must teach them the history behind them. This is crucial because it teaches that students just how long of a history these actually have and how they are incorporated in everyday life. They see tessellations everyday and don't even know it.
Before you go any further you will want to introduce tessellations to them using our post on the History of Tessellations.
That Lesson Can Be Found Here:
Teaching the History of Tessellations
Once you complete this introduction with them go ahead on to the lesson below. Have Fun! They will 🙂
Here is how I run the Tessellation Project...
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PART  TARP Method
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1.) Tessellation Project Art Competition
2.) Transformation Project Contest Rules
3.) What is Your Tessellation?
Here are some of the famous tessellations that your collaborating art teacher will be showing them.
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