Paper Planes

Hold on tight and prepare to “take off”. Students will study the geometry behind a piece of paper by folding their way into new shapes.

Mathematical Domains: Geometry, Measurement and Data

Standards: Grade Levels 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8: 3.MD.C.5, 3.MD.C.6, 4.MD.A.3 6.G.A.1, 7.G.B.4, 7.G.A.2, 8.G.B.7

Topics: Geometry, Measurement

Grade Level(s): Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth

Duration: Approximately 1 to 2 hours

Resource: Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, PDF, Activities