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ERIC Number: EJ782613
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Mar
Pages: 6
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 2
ISSN: ISSN-1073-5836
A Mathematical Exploration of "Grandpa's Quilt"
Reynolds, Anne; Cassel, Darlinda; Lillard, Eileen
Teaching Children Mathematics, v12 n7 p340-345 Mar 2006
This article describes a mathematics unit developed with second-grade students based on the story, "Grandpa's Quilt." The activities encourage students to make connections with a number of areas of mathematics, particularly patterns and relationships, measurement, geometry, and spatial sense as well as multiplication activities. (Contains 7 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education; Grade 2
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A