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  • Many plants have point symmetry. This one is sea flower. It lives under water. Can you find other things in nature that have point symmetry? Draw them, cut the pictures out of a magazine, or take photos of them.

  • Find an object in your house with point symmetry. Draw it, cut the picture out of a magazine, or take a photo of it.

  • This is a picture of a face of an old compass to your right. Are there other historical treasures that have point symmetry. You'll have to search in many places to find some of these!

  • For more information and activities about Point Symmetry, visit these pages.

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