This activity investigates how you might make squares and pentominoes from Polydron.
Make a cube out of straws and have a go at this practical
How can you put five cereal packets together to make different
shapes if you must put them face-to-face?
Take an A4 piece of paper ...
How small can you make it by folding?
How many different sorts of triangle can you produce by folding?
Can you produce four identical triangles?
What is the quickest way to produce a square?
Can you make other quadrilaterals by folding?
Or by folding a long sheet of paper ...
What can you produce?