3

2

Keywords:

number patterns

recursive rules

Students identify missing numbers and the rule for a growing number pattern.

3

2

Keywords:

number patterns

recursive rules

Students identify missing numbers and the rule for a growing number 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.

3

0

Keywords:

addition

equations

number patterns

properties of one

subtraction

Students identify patterns and use these to write the next two entries in a series of subtraction, multiplication and addition equations.

2

2

Keywords:

number patterns

ordering numbers

place value

skip counting

whole numbers

Students explore multiples of 2, 10, and 20 using repeated addition on a given starting number.

2

0

Keywords:

even numbers

number patterns

odd numbers

ordering numbers

skip counting

Students record even and odd numbers, in order, leading up to a given number.

1

2

0

Keywords:

mapping diagrams

number patterns

relationships

Students complete number relationships using 'is two more than' and 'is two less than'.

3

0

Keywords:

addition

multiplication

number patterns

rules

Students use given numbers to work out rules for number machines.

4

1

Keywords:

number patterns

powers

Students complete a table to solve a number pattern increasing by a factor of five.

3

1

Keywords:

addition

functional rules

multiplication

number machines

number patterns

Students use given numbers to work out rules.

2

3

4

Keywords:

number patterns

recursive rules

Students find missing numbers to complete addition, subtraction and multiplication number patterns.

2

1

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.

3

0

Keywords:

number patterns

rules

Students complete number sequences, and identify different rules for sequences that begin with the same numbers.

3

0

Keywords:

addition

functional rules

multiplication

number machines

relationships

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

4

2

Keywords:

graph construction

number patterns

rules

Students identify and continue the number pattern for a stack of cans and complete a graph to demonstrate the relationship between two sets of numbers.

3

0

Keywords:

model construction

number patterns

quadratic equation

spatial patterns

Using multi-link cubes students investigate the number of faces visible in a sequence of step models, then they use this information to continue and record the pattern in a table.

3

4

1

Keywords:

model construction

quadratic equation

recursive rules

spatial patterns

In this task students continue a triangular pattern with sticks to explore the rule used in the pattern. Students then use their understanding of the pattern rule to continue the pattern without the sticks.

2

2

Keywords:

number patterns

recursive rules

Students complete a table and write a rule about the number of leaves on a growing plant.

2

1

Keywords:

number patterns

recursive rules

Students use given rules to complete a series of number patterns.

2

3

Keywords:

number patterns

recursive rules

Students fill in the missing sequential numbers on a magic plant 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.

5

1

Keywords:

functional rules

linear equations

number patterns

spatial patterns

Students complete equations that give the rule for the general term for a number of spatial patterns.

4

1

Keywords:

number patterns

recursive rules

Students identify the rule for continuing number patterns then develop their own pattern and write it as a rule.

4

1

Keywords:

number patterns

patterns

Students write the next two numbers in each of several number patterns.

2

2

Keywords:

number patterns

Students complete sequential number patterns.

2

2

Keywords:

number patterns

recursive rules

Students complete a sequential number pattern and describe its rule in words.