The Math of Pointillism

In 6th grade math, we've been studying the relationship between fractions and decimals.  To bring this relationship to life, and give it visual meaning, we looked at pointillism and gathered the data (as dots!) to create our own artwork. Shown here are some of our beautiful results!

Melissa Freeman
Middle School Math Teacher


  • creative
  • math
  • middle school
  • project-based