A Mathematical Exploration of Grandpa's Quilt
Anne Reynolds, Darlinda Cassel, Eileen Lillard
March 2006, Volume 12, Issue 7, Page 340
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. Examples of way to implement the unit in the mathematics classroom are included.
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Reasoning and Proof
Multiplication and Division