Recognizing Patterns
Recognizing Patterns Lesson Plan


Students learn will about patterns through physical activities, class discussions, and the use of computer applets.

Standards (NCTM 3-5)


Understand patterns, relations, and functions Student Prerequisites

Teacher Preparation

Students will need:

Lesson Outline

  1. Focus and Review

  1. Objectives
  2. Students will be able to recognize patterns and fill in missing segments of patterns.

  3. Teacher Input

  1. Guided Practice

  1. Independent Practice

  1. Closure

You can also use the Coloring Multiples in Pascal's Triangle and the Coloring Remainders in Pascal's Triangle applets to help students recognize number patterns.