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Lesson 2 - Patterns in Tables


Use this activity to encourage your child to have fun on the Web while learning about patterns in tables.


Create tables to display, predict, and extend patterns.


Builds Upon

Student Book pages 6-7


Instructions for Use

A Mathematics Fantasy allows your child to predict and extend the patterns in tables.

To use A Mathematics Fantasy, have students determine which is the best payment method: earn one cent on the first day, two cents on the second day, and double your salary every day thereafter for the next thirty days; or earn one million dollars. Your child can read through the Web page and study the two payment options to find the results. Encoura