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In this activity, students simulate a community by setting rules depending on the number of neighbors a cell has. This activity allows students to explore how adjusting the parameters in a simulation affect the patterns of a community. This activity includes supplemental materials, including background information about the topics covered, a description of how to use the application, and exploration questions for use with the java applet.

Learning Registry Activity


    Topics and Grades

    Grade: PS/Pre-K to 12, Undergraduate to Graduate

    Topics: Probability, Mathematics, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Professional Development, Curriculum Design

    Resource Pedagogy

    Resource Type/Classification:

    • Teacher Materials
    • Reference Materials

    Tool for: Teachers, Students