#MathArtChallenge 9: Comparing Origami Butterflies

The #MathArtChallenge is just a fun, simple way to engage our brains during this time of unease. All tasks are low tech: paper, pencil, maybe string. Nothing fancy. I would LOVE to see what you come up with. Post on social media with the hashtag #MathArtChallenge!

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THE CHALLENGE: Make two different sizes of origami butterflies and then see what you notice and wonder about your pieces!

MATERIALS NEEDED: Two different sizes of square paper. (Can be obtained from non-square paper if you ask nicely.)

Instructions below.

Day9 MAC origami instructions

Author: Annie Perkins

Math Teacher in Minneapolis, MN.

12 thoughts on “#MathArtChallenge 9: Comparing Origami Butterflies”

      1. Can you tell me what info you’re looking for? There is a pdf with instructions and two videos here…


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