# Plotting Sequences on a Grid

#### What's Included

• Smart Notebooks Presentation
• Interactive Excel File
• Activ Inspire Flipchart
• Lesson Plan
• Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
• Differentiated Worksheet

# Plotting Sequences on a Grid

Students learn about plotting sequences on a grid.  A handout is provided to help students progress from finding the sequence to plotting it on a pair of axes.

The start of the lesson is used to recap matching a sequence with its formula.  In the main of the lesson students learn how to plot the terms of a sequence their position in the sequence.  At the end of the lesson students try to match a sequence with its straight line graph.

##### Differentiated Learning Objectives
• All students should be able to plot a linear sequence in the form f(n) = n ± a on a grid.
• Most students should be able to plot a linear sequence in the form f(n) = an ± b on a grid.
• Some students should be able to plot a non-linear sequence on a grid
##### Scheme of Work Link
Patterns and Sequences

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