Student use given rules to generate several stages of a pattern and predict the outcome for any stage. In these algebraic thinking lessons, students work in small groups to find and extend mathematical patterns on a snake's skin.
5th - 6th Math 8 Views 22 Downloads
Fraction Equivalence, Ordering, and Operations
Need a unit to teach fractions to fourth graders? Look no further than this well-developed and thorough set of lessons that takes teachers through all steps of planning, implementing, and assessing their lessons. Divided into eight...
3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed
Understand Repeating Patterns
Further develop your class's understanding of patterns using the second video of this nine-part series. First introduce the key vocabulary words pattern, core, and step, using shape patterns to explain the meaning of each. Then apply...
5 mins 2nd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed
Using a Table to Find the Rule for a Geometric Triangle Pattern
Continue building pattern recognition skills with the sixth video in this nine-part series. Looking at different arrangements of triangles, tables are used to identify and extend patterns. Teach young mathematicians that when working...
6 mins 3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed
Find the 9th Shape for a Geometric Pattern Using a Table
Use geometric shapes to identify patterns and deepen number sense with video four of this nine-part series. Looking at different configurations of square tiles, learners use tables to describe patterns with regard to both the number of...
5 mins 3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed