Spirals in Nature: Fibonacci and Beyond

  • Karen Fuchs
  • Karen Fuchs
  • Karen Fuchs

Description

Focusing on the beauty, efficiency, and mathematical sequence of the spiral form, students create coil clay forms as well as a model made from cut paper. Students observe, draw, and model specimens and examples from nature, including the chambered nautilus, sunflowers, pine cones, and fingerprints.  The Fibonacci sequence is also demonstrated and explained.

Price & Info

Price

Workshop Cost per Day: $500

Workshop Materials Fee: $1.50/Student

Travel Fee: $75 per day

Information

Audience Limit: 25

Program Length: 45 min. per workshop

Workshop Minimum # of Days: 1

Appropriate For Grade(s): 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th

Theme

Theme

Earth Week/Science Month

National Arts in Education Week

Youth Arts Month

Curriculum Standards

Curriculum Standards

Physical Science

Science

STEM

Visual & Performing Arts

Tech