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A Challenging Way of Presenting Math Patterns Problems

Mathematics is the science of patterns. Part of the math skill students need to learn in mathematics is to see regularities.  The usual way of introducing pattern searching activity is by showing a sequence of figure or numbers and then asking the students to find or draw the next one.   Here’s a more exciting… Read More »

The Counting Principle, Pascal’s Triangle, and Powers of 2

This post shows how we can help students make connections among counting principle, the Pascal’s triangle, and powers of 2. I have tried this lesson in an in-service training program but I’ve yet to test it with students in high school. The lesson uses the strategy Teaching thru Problem Solving. A piece of knowledge is… Read More »

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