Tag: crafts

Ideas at Work: Brace for measuring bracelets

(Vol. 3, Issue 1, December 2011) In early November, Erikson Early Math Team members made several presentations at NAEYC’s annual conference. In a three-hour session, instructors Rebeca Itzkowich and Mary Hynes-Berry had participants engaged in exploring Big Ideas about measurement as they used both direct and indirect measurements in order to figure out how long a piece of leather would need to be to make a lovely tree “bracelet.”