When Venn Diagrams Intersect Art and Math
Teaching Children Mathematics
Annsley Frazier Thornton School of Education
Department of Education
Many elementary schools across the nation are scaling back or cutting arts curriculum altogether. This article presents classroom teachers with an activity for integrating art with mathematics. Through a three-phase exploration of reasoning with shapes and their attributes, students will get to know a classmate better, work with defining and nondefining attributes of shapes, and categorize "famous" artwork
Bush et al., Sarah, "When Venn Diagrams Intersect Art and Math" (2017). Education Faculty Publications and Presentations. 11.