Free teaching resource

Python Patterns – Match-Up Activity

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 16 pages | Years: P - F

An activity for students to consolidate copying and creating patterns.

Use this teaching resource in the classroom when investigating and describing patterns with objects. This hands-on activity is ideal to use in small groups as part of maths rotations.

How to use this teaching resource:

  • Cut out the snake templates and the extra shapes.
  • Sort and store the extra shapes in zip-lock bags or storage baskets.
  • Encourage your students to continue the pattern by selecting from the extra shapes.
  • Students add the matching tail on the end of the snake.


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