Here are some instructions on how to make some lovely pop up cards. Even better - you get to talk about the beauty of fractals! Mine are christmassy but can easily be adapted. The ppt might take a while to download as all the demos are videos with written instructions next to them, perfect for a class of pupils working at different speeds.
Valentine's Day Pop-Up Valentine Card. Step by step directions on how to make a pop up Valentine card for Valentine's Day with just a plain piece paper! Includes instructions, template for cutting and folding, photos of what the card will look like when folded. After students make the cards, they can decorate them and add their own personal message with crayons, markers, glitter, stickers, etc. Enjoy! - HappyEdugator
Lesson for year 8 - differentiated. Lasted two lessons, and included a newspaper article for students to complete.
Students work through different stations: Biblical, archaeological, historical and the shroud of turin