Geometry in Architecture - DOC by RrSO76wF

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									Today during class we are going to explore geometry in architecture from around
the world. Follow the internet sites below to learn how geometry helps in the
designs of buildings.

Intro to lesson:
http://www.10min.com/education/10Min_web/Geometry/Geometry0_9.html

Using the site below, look at the architecture designs and see what figures you
see in each of the pictures.
http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/fil/pages/listgeometryms.html

Astors' Beechwood


Bank of China Tower


Lyndhurst


The Nathan G. Moore House


The Marika-Alderton House


San Francisco Museum of Modern Art


Frank Lloyd Wright House


Netherlands Dance Theatre


Tavrichesky Palace


Winslow House


The US Supreme Court Building
Now it is your turn to find and explore famous architecture from around the
world. By using the link below, find two pictures that contain 5 or more
geometric shapes you can identify. When you find your pictures, just click
and drag over to the page below. Tell where you found each shape.

Example: Window is in the shape of a triangle.

http://architecture.about.com/library/bl-buildings.htm

								
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