What's My Function?
Fifth graders utilize input/output tables to help them solve algebraic equations. They incorporate patterns, number sequences and relations to represent and analyze mathematical problems and number relationships using algebraic symbols.
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Growing Patterns: Practical Pattern Problems
Your learners explore growing patterns by describing, extending, creating, and evaluating practical pattern problems in this three-day collaborative unit. Beginning with concrete patterns and function tables to extend and describe with a...
4th - 5th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Determining Coordinates: Graphing Patterns
Building on their prior knowledge about patterns, this series of worksheets introduces young mathematicians to graphing in the coordinate plane. Using written descriptions of different numerical patterns, learners create sets of order...
4th - 6th Math CCSS: Designed
Find the Rule for a Function Machine Using a Vertical Table
In the first video of this nine-part series on number and shape patterns, tables are used to determine the rule for a given set of inputs and outputs. Teach young mathematicians how to organize numbers in a table, making it easier for...
5 mins 3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed
From Patterns of Input and Output to Algebraic Equations
Watch video clips titled, "Frog Hops Part I" and "Frog Hops Part II," then discuss patterns demonstrated in the videos. Learners will complete an algebraic expressions and equations handout and discuss the answers. They will be able to...
4th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Find Missing Elements in Growing Patterns
Combine prior learning about function rules and shape patterns in the third video of this nine-part series. Given a sequence of numbers, tables are used to identify and extend patterns in order to determine specific missing elements....
6 mins 3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed