Circles and Cans
Activity Type: Hands-on Math Center
3D Prototype Recognizer
Children pair different sized cans with circles made by tracing the bases of the cans, connecting 2-dimension shapes (circles) to 3-dimensional shapes (cylinders). (Adapted from: Building Blocks)
Special Thanks To
The research reported here was supported by the Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education, through grant numbers R305K050157, R305A120813, R305A110188, and R305A150243. to the University of Denver. The opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not represent views of the Institute or the U.S. Department of Education.