A fun hands-on activity to help students identify addition and subtraction number patterns and their rules.
Use this teaching resource in the classroom when exploring number patterns and their rules.
Students place a rule in the robot’s tummy, then place a number either side to match the rule.
Encourage students to record their rules and number patterns after they have made them on their robots. A full set of instructions is included in the download.
This is a fun activity for students to complete in a math center.
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Common Core Curriculum alignment
Generate a number or shape pattern that follows a given rule. Identify apparent features of the pattern that were not explicit in the rule itself. For example, given the rule "Add 3" and the starting number 1, generate terms in the resulting sequence...
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