Maths Science English Resources

Patterns and Sequences

  • 46 Interactive Slides
  • Three part lesson
  • Drag and drop independent activities
  • Interactive worksheet
  • Differentiated questions and answers



This is a year 7 lesson on number patterns and sequences.

In this lesson, learners will be able to:

  • consider how number patterns arise;

  • find particular patterns, and find the formula for a general term in a sequence.

The lesson content includes:

  1. Finding the next term

  2. Generating number sequence

  3. The formula for general terms

  4. This is a completely interactive lesson designed for learners in year 7.

    Learning objective includes:

    • exploring non-verbal reasoning;

    • extending number sequences;

    • patterns and matchsticks.

Teachers can use the lesson for whole class teaching and as well as at home by learners.
There are lots of drag and drop activities and worksheets on number patterns and sequences with instant feedback.

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