What are Penrose Tiles?

Create many interesting designs that tessellate by fitting together Penrose tile shapes!

Grades covered: through 12
Curriculum Topics: Identifying Geometric Shapes, Tessellations, Penrose Tiling


Idea Sheets are cross-referenced to subjects listed in the Common Core, Next Generation Science Standards, and California Content Standards.

Categories include:
  • Grades K-2
  • Grades 3-5
  • Grades 6-8
  • Math
Tags: Measurement & Data, Patterns, Geometry
Subjects covered: ["Math"]