Planning GuideKindergarten
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Repeating Patterns

Strand: Patterns and Relations (Patterns)
Outcome: 1

Curriculum Focus

This sample focuses on:

  • using patterns to describe the world and solve problems.

Repeating Patterns addresses the following outcomes from the Program of Studies:

Strand: Patterns and Relations (Patterns)
Specific Outcomes:
1. Demonstrate an understanding of repeating patterns (two or three elements) by:
  • identifying
  • reproducing
  • extending
  • creating
patterns using manipulatives, sounds and actions.

What is a Planning Guide?

Planning Guides are a tool for teachers to use in designing instruction and assessment that focuses on developing and deepening students' understanding of mathematical concepts. This tool is based on the process outlined in Understanding by Design, by Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe.

The following steps will help you through the Planning Guide:

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