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Lesson Plans

Re: Geodesic Dome

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Nancy Walkup (walkup)
Thu, 12 Feb 1998 08:07:30 CST6CDT

We have a similar activity that I could send you by snail mail.
It's made with tubes of copy paper. Just send me your mailing


> From: Ed MacDougall <macdouge>
> To: "'walkup'" <walkup>
> Subject: Geodesic Dome
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 1998 22:26:53 -0500

> About a year ago I downloaded instructions to build a 6-8' geodesic dome
> from rolled up newspaper. It gave complete directions for diameter,
> lengths, and quantity of the tubes. It also had directions on how to
> assemble it by stapling the tubes together. Unfortunately I have since
> misplaced the documents and can not remember the site where I got them
> from. This would make a great project for my daughter's 3rd grade class.
> Would you have any plans like these or know where one might acquire them
> Ed MacDougall
> macdouge
Nancy Walkup, Project Coordinator
North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
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Denton, TX 76203
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