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Keeping a Journal

Article: https://www.npr.org/sections/krulwich/2011/11/18/142467882/leonardos-to-do-list

Snippet:
"It is useful," Leonardo wrote, to "constantly observe, note, and consider." But when you are Leonardo, what sorts of things are buzzing around in your head? Well, Toby Lester describes what is essentially a "To Do" list buried in one of those notebooks, a bunch of things Leonardo planned to do one week, or month, in the early 1490's.

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Math Crafts

3D paper shapes 3D paper graph "Cover it Up" Make a cube Practice Symmetry Paper Polyhedra

 

Make Your Own Game

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Use a Camera to Create Stop Motion Animation

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Kumihimo Bracelet Tutorial   Hand made paper beads
 
     
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