How Does That Work? Fibonacci Sequence
Grades: 3 - 8

Video Description: New September 2022! Learn about the Fibonacci Sequence and how it occurs in math and nature, and used by humans in applications in the arts, architecture, engineering, and more.

Type of Video: Topical*
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Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video as part of a STEM unit exploring the Fibonacci Sequence. Have students look for exampless of the Fibonacci in their town in nature and architecture. Have students create a digital presentation with images of the examples and explanations for why they believe they are appropriate examples.
  • Have students create their own artwork, designs, or other examples using the Fibonacci Sequence.


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