Let students explore the patterns of perfect squares and Pythagorean Triples as they analyze our piece of art and decide why the resulting construction looks like spiraling squares. For a finale they color their own spiraling triple.
The activity: SpiralingTriples-activity.pdf
For members we have an editable Word docx activity sheet and our analysis of the Triples design.
CCSS: 7.G, 7.EE.B, 8.G.B, 8.EE, HSF.BF, HSG, HSG.SRT.C, HSA.APR.C