Towers of Hanoi for Elementary students

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A lesson used at the East Lansing Elementary Math Circle for exploring the Towers of Hanoi with second-fourth graders. Includes an introduction to recursion, a connection to the Sierpinski triangle (via the graph of allowable moves), and a connection to the English ruler.