Lesson plan

Identify and extend a pattern by skip counting

teaches Common Core State Standards MP8 http://corestandards.org/Math/Practice/MP8
teaches Common Core State Standards MP6 http://corestandards.org/Math/Practice/MP6
teaches Common Core State Standards 2.NBT.A.2 http://corestandards.org/Math/Content/2/NBT/A/2

Identify and extend a pattern by skip counting

Big Ideas: Skip counting can be used to extend a pattern from any number. In order to quickly compute numbers, students need to be able to identify and extend a pattern using skip counting. Building early number sense will open their minds to recognizing patterns in more complex problems.