En “light” ening Geometry for Middle School Students

by: Julie LaConte

Many science topics can naturally be integrated with a variety of mathematical concepts, including the study of light and optics. In the hands-on activities described here, students explore the properties of light energy while building their understanding of geometric concepts.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 12/1/2007Stock # ss07_031_04_23Volume 031Issue 04

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