# 5.OA.3 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

### How to teach Number Patterns

In this 5.OA.3 Fifth Grade Common Core lesson students generate two numerical patterns using two given rules and identify apparent relationships between corresponding terms.

This lesson teaches students how to generate two numerical patterns using given rules.  This lesson is perfect for small group, math centers or independent practice.

First, using a dry- or wet-erase marker, complete the function tables for each rule on the laminated cards. Next, choose two addition and two subtraction rules and graph them. Then, explain the relationship between the terms generated by each rule. Finally, continue your practice with the provided worksheets.

### Other resources to use with this 5.OA.3 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about number patterns.

First, introduce this lesson by reviewing number patterns. Next, distribute materials to students.  As students work, circulate around the classroom and listen to discussions students have about Patterns. After the activity, share students' discussions that you heard to promote Pattern skills. Finally, student can continue their practice using the provided worksheets individually or with a partner.

Be sure to check out more Be sure to check out more Pattern Worksheets and the entire Fifth Grade Common Core Workbook..