we invited the students to share their initial understandings/ ideas about ‘PATTERNS‘. Their documentation included examples of repeating patterns.
Then, we posed the following pattern talk by @MLCmath.
The students began to share what they observed and what they thought.
Next, the students created their own patterns. Here are a few examples…
Next, we watched a video on BrainPOP Jr. on Patterns.
Then, we wondered what patterns we can see around us. Perhaps we can create our own patterns!
Here are some of the patterns we observed in our environment and others we created with materials we have around us.
What patterns do YOU see around you?