Some electronic cutters allow you to use PENS to create designs.
Although its a bit cumbersome, this video offers some tricks for
Using the templates found above with a Cricut maker
One possibility is to have students use their new understanding of NETS to
Draw their own NETS using GRAVIT or other vector graphics tools
Remember that most vector software allows you to import graphics you can trace.
Just remember to trace your SCORE lines a different color than your your CUT lines.
Let's see what type of NET templates your students can make.
Cut them with paper to test them, then try them with different materials.
Create fascinating structures as a whole class.
Check out the next post for more ways to build 3D shapes with 2D shapes.