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Nelson Education > School > Mathematics K-8 > Mathematics 4 > Teacher Centre > Surf for More Math> Chapter 1 Lesson 7

Lesson 7 - Finding Missing Terms

To encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about Finding Missing Terms, here are some games and interactive activities they can do on their own or in pairs.



Find the missing number in a pattern and in an equation.

Builds Upon

Student Book pages 18-19


Instructions for Use


Math Mysteries is an interactive story in which students follow along with the character, Sam, to solve a mystery. Students are prompted to fill in missing boxes at the end of a number pattern sequence.

Click on Sam to help this sleuth solve math pattern sequences. Click the 'Start' button to begin reading the clues and Sam's comments. Follow the arrow buttons to the end of the program, filling in the text boxes whenever your child is prompted.