Exponential Growth: Exponential, Fractal Snowflakes

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Examine an exponential growth model. Using a fractal, learners calculate the perimeters of each stage. When comparing the consecutive perimeters, a pattern emerges. They use the pattern to build an equation and make conclusions.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Assign the interactive as a lesson to monitor pupil progress and results
  • Use the review questions in the lesson materials as board work to check for understanding
Classroom Considerations

  • Individuals must have a free CK-12 account
Pros

  • Designed to guide individuals to discover relationships within exponential growth models
  • Highlights the multiple representations of functions
Cons

  • None