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Nelson Education > School > Mathematics K-8 > Mathematics 4 > Teacher Centre > Surf for More Math> Chapter 1 Lesson 5

Lesson 5 - Solve Problems Using a Patterning Strategy


To encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning to Solve Problems Using a Patterning Strategy, here are some games and interactive activities they can do on their own or in pairs.


Identify number patterns that grow in different ways.


Builds Upon

Student Book pages 14-15


Instructions for Use

Countersquare lets students show patterns in a timetable sequence, or mark prime numbers using counters of different colours and shapes.

To use Counter Square, click the "Make Counters" button to create multi-coloured counters. Drag and drop them onto the grid to show patterns of the students' choice. Click "Ideas" for suggestions on how to use counters on the grid.