Resources for Educators

Help Zometool find its home in your classroom

Lesson Plans

Did you know that there are over 60 standards-aligned lesson plans that incorporate Zometool? You can download them from the box on the right, or purchase a hard copy of the lesson plans here.

Zome Geometry Book

Check out the table of contents for the Zome Geometry book, with 60 easy-to-follow activities and over 150 explorations, by George Hart and Henri Picciotto. 

Challenge Cards

Download 20 provoking challenges that invite students to take a deeper look at the Zometool System and begin to unlock its power. Or check out our challenge cards here. Challenge cards are designed for classroom use or in any Zometool workshop.

Conduct a Zometool Workshop

Find out out to facilitate a Zometool workshop in your classroom, after-school program, teacher training event, or family game night. Download the "Zometool Workshop" paper from the box on the right. Of course, you'll need a lot of parts.


Construction Games wih Kepler's Solid

Educator David Booth's translation of Gerhard Kowalewski's Die Keplersche Körper und Andere Bauspiele, a playful exploration of settlement games, the forgotten precursor of the matching rules of Penrose tiles and their 3(+)-dimensional cousins. Dr. Booth's appendix includes a div on using Zometool to model Kowalewski's games and related structures. Click here to open Construction Games with Kepler's Solid