Dr. Laurie Burton
Professor
Mathematics Department
Western Oregon University

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NW Mathematics Conference 2002
Math Art Posters and Clock Arithmetic Page



Math Art Poster Article from TOMT

This introductory article for drawing Math Art Posters in the 5th - 8th grade classroom, by Dr. Laurie Burton, was published in the September 2002 issue of The Oregon Mathematics Teacher (TOMT). If you join OCTM, you will automatically receive TOMT!

Click here for the article, in which you'll find :
Teacher Notes (warm up activities)
Student Pages for making Rotation Math Art Posters
Student Pages for making Reflection Math Art Posters



References

Forseth, S; Adams, P. "Symmetry," The Arithmetic Teacher, Volume 17, February 1970

Forseth, S; Troutman, A. "Designs Exhibiting Mathematical Structure," School Science and Mathematics, Volume 74, December 1974

Forseth-Helton, S., "Making Patterns Using Mathematical Structures," Master's Thesis

Forseth, S; Troutman, A. "Math Art Posters," Creative Publications