An Introduction to Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences


  • Aug 7 2010 8:01 PM

    Rita Nutsch

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This resource from the Shodor Education Foundation, reviewed for grades 6-8 by Illuminations, is a lesson plan designed to introduce students to the idea of an arithmetic sequence. The plan links to an interactive sequencer activity that allows students to see the effect of changing the initial values for the starting number, multiplier, and add-on. The lesson also includes a discussion of recursion, iteration, and fractals. Read the full review on the Illuminations site, where you can access this resource directly. Less

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Addition & Subtraction, Mathematics


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    • Teacher Materials

    Tool for: Administrators, Teachers, Parents


    Instructional Strategy

    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Discussions; Hands-on Learning; Demonstration