Hexaflexagon Templates. Create your own hexaflexagons. Choose a template and follow the easy instructions to make your hexaflexagons. In her YouTube. This is the classic 3 faced hexaflexagon. This template is created to be easy to cut out, glue and fold up. This fresh design has been nicely labeled to best show . Hold the flexagon in two hands, looking down at the top face. Push three corners down and in to make three valley folds. At the same time pinch to make three.
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There will be one piece with twenty triangles. Everyone should make one of these! Six sides of flexing mania! All of Aunt Annie’s project patterns are designed to be printed on standard letter-size paper 8. Patterns are Adobe PDF files. Reveal hidden sides by flexing. For other and easier to make versions of the flexagon, try a tri-hexaflexagon templatd, tetra-hexaflexagonpenta-hexaflexagon or a tri-tetraflexagon. Now try to find all four faces!
Place the folded pattern with the side without glue tabs facing up, and the end with a green 2 triangle to the left. Choose a Pattern and Print It Choose a tri-hexaflexagon to make. Share this craft project with your friends and family. All of Aunt Annie’s project patterns are designed to be printed on standard letter-size paper 8.
Printouts Math Music Word Wheels. All the triangles that make up a hexagon face have the same number, so color and decorate them with that in mind. If it doesn’t pop open, flatten the flexagon and try again with the other three corners. Learn how to make a flexagon, a most fascinating geometric toy!
This flexagon is a bit more challenging than the others on this page to make due to the more complex template. As you flex the flexagon in this project, see if you can find all the possible combinations of faces. Now try to find all five faces!
Do this for each of the 10 triangles of the tri-hexaflexagon. Can you name them?
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Click here for the larger 5 inch template or click above for the 3 inch template. A hexaflexagon also called a kaleidocycle is a folded geometric figure that can be “flexed” to expose many sides. Fold as for other Trihexaflexagons.
Share this craft project with your friends and family. As you flex the flexagon in this project, see if you can find all the possible combinations of faces. To make a 3-D hexaflexagon, print out the template, cut and fold carefully, then tape or glue into shape.
Fire and Wood Heptahexaflexagon Variation D. Fold the three sets of orange faces face-to-face, then the three sets of red faces—this forms hexzflexagon straight strip. This template is created to be easy to cut out, glue and fold up. Score and fold back and forth on all the solid lines. Can you find them all?
Decorate the strip following the scheme on the numbered pattern. A sturdier hexa-hexaflexagon can be made by taping 19 triangles together. In this project we make a tri-hexaflexagon—a six-sided polygon hexagon with three faces tri. Penta-hexaflexagon Bonus Patterns Enlarge Tip: It looks like an ordinary paper hexagon with a front and a back, but hidden inside is a third side or face that can be brought to the outside by flexing the paper.
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How to Make a Hexa-hexaflexagon Read all of the steps before starting. Make A 3-D Hexaflexagon. Make a hexagonal box to store your hexaflexagons or give a Flexagon Boxed Set as a gift. The Snake Heptahexaflexagon Variation A.
Color the pattern template as you like with markers, colored pencils or crayons. Use six different rubber stamps to decorate your templae hexa-hexaflexagon. Be sure to check this one out – It is a celebration of all 6 hexaflexagons with 6 or less faces. Gather everything you need to do the project. Cut around the two pattern pieces on the outline.