Bats on Parade by Kathi Appelt
Students will be able to recognize and explain a pattern
Lesson Created by:
Natasha Kelly, Fort Riley Middle School, Fort Riley, Kansas
1. Launching the lesson: Copy this:
On the board and have students guess the blanks on paper.
2. Developing the lesson:
- Once everyone has a guess down, begin to read Bats on Parade.
- Afterwards, discuss the pattern. Make sure students know the numbers to replace the blanks. Also, students should be able to explain the pattern in words.