Unit 8: Generalising from patterns and sequences

You can examine ways of using patterns and sequences to help pupils to generalise, which also develops their understanding of the uses of algebra.

Study time

About 40 minutes.

Resources you will need

Working with other units

This unit is self-contained, but you may choose to move on to the following connected units.

  • Unit 9: Linking sequences, functions and graphs.
  • Unit 10: Classroom approaches to algebra.