I was playing around with cutting off pairs of congruent straws and putting them together. I had extra resistors hanging around (resisting the trash can, ar ar ar), and I made this:
that can be squished to this:
connected with this:
My vision is that they can keep bringing this to class, and we can continue to reinforce the properties, and they can MAYBE not mix up rectangle/rhombus/parallelogram/etc. properties.
Don't burst my bubble.
My coworker had the brilliant idea that then we could use spaghetti for the diagonal investigations.
This was their homework: