Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Terrific Tesselations

Did you know that tesselations are a part of the Montessori cirriculum...
falling somewhere between sensorial and geometry;or maybe better
stated a sensorial application of geometric shapes? MWEI has
a nice webpage and illustrations here:
A video presentation is here:

Jeff at Young Minds at play has made a beautiful set of wooden
shapes in trays following this idea which you can find here:

Here are the patterns for the shapes to make control cards etc. :

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