You have been given three shapes made out of sponge: a sphere, a cylinder and a cone. Your challenge is to find out how to cut them to make different shapes for printing.
A description of how to make the five Platonic solids out of paper.
This article for students gives some instructions about how to make some different braids.
Izak, who is home schooled, told us how
he went about tackling this problem:
AI and JB from Gledhow Primary used a
Mark, also from Gledhow Primary, used
the same approach and he sent us a picture to help us see what he
Joe, Sam, Ollie and Matthew from Keer
Mackie Primary used another slightly different method:
Thank you for your clear solutions. It's
not easy explaining how you worked on a problem when it involves