WELCOME TO THE POLYHEDRON WEBQUEST
YOUR TASK IS TO FIND OUT THE NAMES AND SHAPES OF SOME POLYHEDRA.
YOU MUST FIND A DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE POLYHEDRA, AND SOME INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT THESE SHAPES.
PUT ALL THESE TOGETHER IN AN ILLUSTRATED POWERPOINT PRESENTATION COVERING AT LEAST SIX POLYHEDRA.
You may use the following links for your research.
To find out what their mathematical names are (they mostly come from Greek), look here!
Let’s take a break!
For a really nifty game to help you recognize them, try this page.
Back to work!
The geodesic gumdrop page tells you how to make polyhedra using candy! Yummmmmmmmmm
To finish off, try a game of “Spin the Polyhedron”.