Innovative
Classroom

Bell Work

Complete the Patterns

Have a transparency on the overhead ready as students enter the classroom. Display several patterns of differing levels of difficulty for your students to recognize and add to. For example:
  • W XX YYY ?
  • 3 9 27 ?

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Kernels of Corn
Opposites Attract
How Many Shakes?
Explorer Matching
Where in the World?
The Mariana Trench
Yugoslavia
Population Make-up
Logo from Memory
Sentence Sense
Complete the Patterns
Unscramble the Words
Mortality Rate
Hand Sketch
Population in 2040
Fill in the Map
European Countries
Up with Current Events
Know Your States
Words in a Word
Columbus Voyage Journal
Most Popular Color
Count the F’s
Using A Compass
Objects in the Room
Circle the Adjectives
Strings by Length
Common Characteristics
Valentine’s Day Symbols
Number Puzzle 1
Sorting Animals
A to Z States
Dice Probability
Pumpkin Seeds
Speak Softly
A to Z Names
Temperature Averages
Where is Sydney?
Matching Halloween Pictures
Things That Come in Groups
Number of Turkeys
Factoring with Manipulatives
Pumpkin Seed Estimation
Cloze Procedure
Circumference of Student Circle
The Iditarod
Long Arms
Antonym Pairing
Costume Survey
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