Mathematical Japanese Kokeshi Figures
Explore Japanese culture, properties of shapes, and transformations on the plane while creating figures based on a traditional Japanese Kokeshi doll!
Grades Covered: 6 through 9
Subjects Covered: Math,Social Studies,Art
- Patterns & Relationships
- Volume of Spheres & Cylinders
- Transformations on the Plane
- Japanese Culture
- Artistic Exploration
Idea Sheets are cross-referenced to subjects listed in the Common Core, Next Generation Science Standards, and California Content Standards.
Common Core Math: Ratios and proportional relationships, Geometry (http://www.corestandards.org/Math/)
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