A few weeks ago we did our first project using Henry Segerman’s new book. Here’s that project:
Exploring some shapes in Henry Segerman’s new book
and here’s that new book:
For that project we actually ordered the shapes from Shapeways, but last night I learned that Henry had put a few of the prints from the book on Thingiverse!! I think many of the prints will be too complicated for our home printer, but glancing through the there were two that I thought we could do – the pseudosphere and the neat Hilbert curve creation.
Here are my older son’s reactions to and thoughts about the shapes:
Here are my younger son’s reactions and thoughts about the two shapes:
I’m so glad that Henry wrote this book – it is incredible to be able to hold these shapes in your hand and share them with kids.