Every Thursday afternoon, a group of keen and enthusiastic pupils meet for Maths Club. During these sessions so far we have played the 24 game, Shut the Box and made some String Art designs.
String Art Maths
We each took a square of wood and measured where to hammer in nails along each side. Using coloured thread we looped it around each nail to create some geometrical designs.
Though straight lines are formed by the string, the slightly different angles and positions at which strings intersect may give the appearance of a curve.
Here are some of our designs: