Pre-Columbian Pyramids

Go to the Pre-Columbian Pyramids Page

  1. Read about the history of Pre-Columbian Pyramids.
  2. Go through the tutorial on how to create your own pyramid.
  3. Create a design using the example pyramids.
  4. Reflection:
    • Why were pyramids built?
    • What are the three periods which divided Mayan history?
    • What are the mathematical concepts used in creating the designs?
    • How did the problem solving process help you in creating your design?

Create a new Google Doc and paste your design and your reflection in this Google Drive folder

Graffiti Grapher

Go to the Graffiti Grapher Culture Page

  1. Read about the history of graffiti.
  2. Go through the tutorial on how to create your own graffiti.
  3. Create a design using the example graffiti.
  4. Reflection:
    • When did graffiti as we know it start?
    • Do you consider graffiti an art form or a crime? WHY?  
    • What are the mathematical concepts used in creating the designs?
    • How did the problem solving process help you in creating your design?

Create a new Google Doc and paste your design and your reflection in this Google Drive folder