Using snap blocks to describe growth.wmv - Section 3: Exploration

Using snap blocks to describe growth.wmv

How Does It Grow?

Unit 2: Writing expressions
Lesson 7 of 7

Big Idea: Students will verbally generalize the properties of addition as well as write a variable expression to describe a growth pattern.

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Properties (Number Sense), Math, Expressions (Algebra), growth patterns, variable expressions
54 minutes

Erica Burnison

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