5

0

Keywords:

functional rules

quadratic equation

spatial patterns

Students use rules to work out the number of shapes or matches in spatial patterns, and complete an algebraic rule from a word rule.

5

0

Keywords:

functional rules

quadratic equation

spatial patterns

3

0

Keywords:

functional rules

number patterns

recursive rules

A sequential pattern showing the costs of hiring a bike is described in a table. Students continue the pattern and describe the rule in words.

5

2

Keywords:

functional rules

quadratic equation

spatial patterns

A spatial pattern involving the area of a shape is represented by a table and a diagram. Students describe the rule in words and as an algebraic expression.

5

0

Keywords:

functional rules

linear equations

number patterns

Students complete a table to show the distance travelled by a golf ball, and complete a sentence about the rule.

4

5

0

Keywords:

functional rules

graph construction

linear equations

number patterns

Students complete a table and a rule for a linear equation for a foreign currency exchange. The values are then plotted and interpreted.

3

5

Keywords:

functional rules

spatial patterns

Students complete a spatial sequential pattern, record the pattern in a table, and complete a statement about the pattern's rule.

3

0

Keywords:

functional rules

multiplication

number patterns

Students complete number patterns, identifying and creating rules.

2

0

Keywords:

functional rules

growing patterns

recursive rules

rules

spatial patterns

Students find the next three shapes in several growing shape patterns and explain how they worked out the shapes.

3

9

Keywords:

functional rules

peer assessment

recursive rules

spatial patterns

work samples

Students describe a functional rule for two spatial patterns.

3

1

Keywords:

functional rules

peer assessment

recursive rules

spatial patterns

Students use sticks to continue given patterns, and identify the number of sticks needed to make the new shapes in the pattern

5

2

Keywords:

functional rules

number patterns

quadratic equation

recursive rules

spatial patterns

This resource is about students continuing linear or quadratic spatial patterns, and giving rules for them.

5

0

Keywords:

functional rules

linear equations

number patterns

Students interpret a table that describes the relationship between turkey size and cooking time, and show how they would extrapolate from it. Students also give a general rule for the relationship in words and as an equation.

4

5

4

Keywords:

functional rules

linear equations

spatial patterns

The start of a spatial pattern of triangles is shown and described in a table. Students generate more of the pattern and describe the relationships algebraically.

4

5

3

Keywords:

functional rules

linear equations

spatial patterns

Students continue two number patterns of diamonds in a sequential pattern, state the general rule for the number sequences and use the rule to find the pattern number with a given number of diamonds.

4

5

1

Keywords:

functional rules

linear equations

number patterns

Students complete a table showing the number of rungs for different sized ladders. They complete a sentence stating the rule to calculate the number of rungs given the length, and use the rule to identify if a ladder, at a lean, will reach a given height and show their working.

3

4

0

Keywords:

direct rules

functional rules

linear equations

peer assessment

recursive rules

spatial patterns

Students use sticks to continue given patterns, and identify the number of sticks needed to make the new shapes in the pattern.

5

3

Keywords:

functional rules

linear equations

rules

spatial patterns

Students complete a table then describe and write a rule to work out the number of matchsticks needed to make alien shape patterns.

3

0

Keywords:

addition

functional rules

multiplication

number machines

relationships

Students identify the missing part of equations shown as number machines.

4

1

Keywords:

functional rules

spatial patterns

Students draw the next two triangles in a spatial pattern, calculate the areas of a range of triangles, work out the height of a triangle given its area, and write a rule for the pattern.

4

0

Keywords:

functional rules

number patterns

spatial patterns

Students use matchsticks to continue a triangular spatial pattern and write a rule to describe the number needed for each pattern. They then complete a table and a rule to show the relationship between the number of triangles and the number of matchsticks.

4

2

Keywords:

functional rules

spatial patterns

Students draw the next two patterns in a spatial pattern, complete a table and questions about the pattern, and write a rule to describe the pattern.

4

5

2

Keywords:

co-ordinates

functional rules

linear equations

number machines

Students complete number pairs, and write the equations for three 'number machines'.

2

2

Keywords:

addition

functional rules

number machines

number patterns

rules

Students use rules to find numbers and use given numbers to work out rules shown on number machines.

5

0

Keywords:

functional rules

quadratic equation

spatial patterns

Students draw in the next two shapes in a spatial pattern, complete a table and rules about the pattern, then calculate the number of triangles in the 8th shape.

3

1

Keywords:

addition

functional rules

multiplication

number machines

number patterns

Students use given numbers to work out rules.