Using Quilt Blocks to Construct Understanding
February 2008, Volume 13, Issue 6, Page 361
Student experiences with quilt blocks to construct understanding of perimeter, area, probability and transformations. Also provides list of ideas for further explorations, sample quilt patterns, and student samples.
Fractions / Decimals / Percents / Rational Numbers
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Perimeter / Circumference
Ratios / Proportions