Patterns and Equations Task Cards (Math SOL 3.16, 3.17)
Patterns and Equations Task Cards are a great resource for identifying, creating, and extending patterns and creating equal equations. This resource includes 28 task cards, a student response worksheet, and an answer key. Questions are open-ended and multiple choice.
What will students review with these task cards?
With these Patterns and Equations Task Cards, students will:
- Identify and describe repeating and growing patterns
- Identify the missing term in a pattern
- Create and extend repeating and growing patterns
- Solve problems that involve the application of input and output rules limited to addition and subtraction of whole numbers
- Use a given rule to determine the missing value(s) in a list or table
- Use the appropriate symbol to distinguish between expressions that are equal and not equal
- Create equations to represent equivalent mathematical relationships
What standards are covered?
These Patterns and Equations Task Cards are specifically aligned to the 2016 Virginia Math SOLs 3.16 and 3.17 (these are the most recent math SOLs).
Is a digital version included?
This Patterns and Equations Task Cards resource includes BOTH a digital version and a PDF version. The digital version can be accessed through Google Forms and allows students to easily self-check their work. You can also use the Google Forms task cards to track student progress.
When you purchase this product, you will be given access to a link that will allow you to open the file in Google Forms. You’ll then share that file with your students.
What if I want to create my own math task cards?
Four blank task cards are included so that you can create additional questions, if needed. For these task cards, you will print the blank cards and write your questions directly on the cards.
Don’t miss out!
Task cards are a great, low-prep way to review at the end of a math unit or before state testing. These Patterns and Equations Task Cards can easily be used as part of a math center, Scoot activity, or review game.
Want to save money?
These task cards are included in my 3rd Grade Math SOL Task Cards Bundle for a discounted price! The bundle includes 13 sets of math task cards aligned to every third-grade math SOL.
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