Lesson Connection: Highland Forge
Explore design through the golden ratio and Fibonacci sequence. Artists use mathematics to design their work and blacksmiths have historically worked to perfect their forging of the golden spiral. The spiral and the number sequence are found throughout nature.
Lesson Connection: Twig Furniture
Explore Art and Social Studies topics in this Lesson Connection. The Art standard recognizes artworks demonstrating that form follows function while the Social Studies standard analyzes the impact of West Virginia’s geography on transportation, settlement, jobs, clothing, food, shelter, services and interaction with others outside the state.