Review area and perimeter of rectangles. Use formulas to solve problems and investigate how charts can assist in pattern recognition and making predictions.

This computer-animated video is an introduction to patterns containing pictures. Students are told to look for repeating symbols to identify patterns and are shown examples of repeating patterns. A series of pictures not containing a pattern is als...o shown to aid students in learning the concept of repeating symbols. ( 1:34)[more]

Mrs. Rice and Mrs. Reppert try to fool eachother with different types of repeating patterns in math and art. Mrs. Reppert teaches how to find picture patterns and Mrs. Rice uses numbers and letters. This is a great resource to reinforce patterns in t...he classroom. (9:00)[more]

In this Cyberchase interactive, you must complete a series of shape, number and color patterns to crack Hacker's safe. Given the first four terms in the pattern, you must select the correct color/number/shape combination of the next term.

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In this video segment from Cyberchase, Music of the Spheres plays a song using the correct beats and patterns, which helps to restore balance and harmony at Mount Olympus. This video segment is a follow-up to resource "Finding the Common Beat." (0:46...)[more]

In this "Cyberchase" interactive game, the player attempts to deduce a pattern in the fewest number of guesses by using clues, and eliminating wrong guesses.

This video features a teacher defining patterns as sequences which repeat and grow in predictable manners. Patterns which occur in everyday situations are discussed such as those in songs and sports drills. ( 2:53)

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