Grade: Elementary
Subject: Mathematics

#814. St. Patricks Cathedral

Mathematics, level: Elementary
Posted Fri Jan 22 16:50:20 PST 1999 by Bethania Frota (
Creative Arts Charter School, San Francisco, CA
Materials Required: Rice Krispy treats cut into various shapes to build copy of St. Patty's Cathedral
Activity Time: 30 MIN.-45 MIN.
Concepts Taught: Geometry, Measurments, Physics, History

Make rice krispy treats. Cool. Cut into shapes needed to build replica of St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York. Freeze overnight. Build in groups different sections of the cathedral assembling with green frosting as mortar. Stained glass windows can also be made using watercolors and thin paper. Assemble entire cathedral.