5

0

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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

4

5

0

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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

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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.

3

9

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functional rules

peer assessment

recursive rules

spatial patterns

work samples

Students describe a functional rule for two spatial patterns.

4

5

2

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co-ordinates

functional rules

linear equations

number machines

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

5

0

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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

0

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functional rules

linear equations

money

rules

Students complete a table to show the amount of money paid for work, and finish a rule to describe the relationship.

5

0

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functional rules

linear equations

problem solving

spatial patterns

Students respond to questions about the relationship between diagonals, triangles and polygons; then write a rule to describe the pattern.

3

0

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functional rules

repeating patterns

Students use coloured beads to make repeating pattern. They then identify the colour of specific beads in the pattern and explain how to work this out.

4

5

1

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functional rules

model construction

practical

quadratic equation

rules

spatial patterns

Students use cubes to construct part of a spatial pattern and answer questions on how to continue it.

5

1

Keywords:

functional rules

model construction

quadratic equation

rules

spatial patterns

In this task students build the next two models of a spatial sequential pattern and then use their results to predict subsequent patterns and give general rules for these in words and in equations.

4

1

Keywords:

functional rules

linear equations

number patterns

Students identify and write in missing entries from a conversion table, answer questions interpreting the table, and state the rule for conversion.

3

1

Keywords:

functional rules

repeating patterns

Students use coloured beads to explore and continue a spatial pattern. They then describe the pattern.

4

0

Keywords:

functional rules

linear equations

number patterns

Students complete a table showing pattern sizes and children's chest measurements. They answer two questions interpreting the pattern, and state the rule as a word equation.

4

2

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functional rules

spatial patterns

Students answer two questions about the number of seats available as more tables are added to a row, and state a rule for the pattern.

4

5

2

Keywords:

functional rules

linear equations

spatial patterns

Students continue a spatial pattern of hexagons, then describe its rule.

3

4

2

Keywords:

functional rules

spatial patterns

Students complete a spatial pattern, record the sequence in a table, and complete a statement about the rule.

3

4

5

Keywords:

functional rules

recursive rules

spatial patterns

Students describe a functional rule for two spatial patterns.

3

5

Keywords:

functional rules

peer assessment

repeating patterns

work samples

Students explain how they can work out how many striped or shaded beads are needed for a number of repeated 'sets', and identify the number of striped and shaded beads for given numbers of sets.

2

1

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

1

Keywords:

addition

functional rules

multiplication

number machines

relationships

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

4

3

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:

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.

2

3

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.