Sep 6 2017

Pursuit Curves

This morning in Tamar Class we made pursuit curves. Look at this webpage for instructions on how we did it. Click here

They were surprisingly tricky! A lot of skills were required, such as: accurate measuring, accurate line drawing, the ability to visualise and manipulate shape, working systematically…

There was  mixed success in the class, with some children finding it very challenging, while others achieved success relatively easily. Despite the difficult nature of the task, everybody persevered and found the activity a valuable experience.