Maths - Area and Perimeter
What can you say about these two shapes?
What is the area of each one? What is the perimeter of each one?
What can you say about the shapes below?
Can you draw a shape in which the area is numerically equal to its perimeter? And another?
Can you draw a shape in which the perimeter is numerically twice the area?
Can you draw a shape in which the area is numerically twice the perimeter?
Can you make the area of your shape go up but the perimeter go down?
Can you make the perimeter of your shape go up but the area go down?
Art and Design - Illuminated Letters
Illuminated letters were used in hand-written manuscripts for centuries.
Today, I would like you to have a go at producing some of your own illuminated letters. They are always capital letters, they are big, bold, brightly coloured and highly decorated. The link below will take you to a YouTube video with some really good tips.
Below are some examples: