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Make Your Own Pi Bead Bracelet for Pi Day!

Becky Wolfe, Director of School Programs and Educational Resources at The Children's Museum, has created a fun way to help you celebrate Pi Day and remember the first few digits of pi—make your own pi bracelet!

But first, let's talk about pi. What is it? Why do we have a day to recognize this mathematical feature? Becky explains it all in this short video:

Ready to make your pi bracelet? Just follow the steps in the photos below. And once you're done with your stylish new bracelet, make sure you check out our easy Pi Day Pudding Pie recipe for a yummy way to celebrate Pi Day!

How to make a pi bead bracelet from The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

DIY Pi Bracelet materials:

  • An assortment of colored beads
  • Fuzzy stem (aka pipe cleaner)

Pi bead bracelet materials

Pi bead bracelet materials

Pi bead bracelet materials

Let's get started!

Add as many digits of pi as you'd like! We stopped at 3.14159265, but you can keep going if you have room! You can find the first one million digits of pi listed hear.

Making a pi bead bracelet

Making a pi bead bracelet

Making a pi bead bracelet

Making a pi bead bracelet

Making a pi bead bracelet

Making a pi bead bracelet

Now your DIY pi bracelet is ready to wear!

DIY Pi Bead Bracelet with The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Share your Pi Day pi bracelets with us by using #TCMatHome on social media!