1. Topic Of Lesson Plan

Apple Math Focus on Patterning 


2. Lesson Content

Math/Counting/Sorting/Patterning 


3. Goals And Expectations

1.For students to recognize and create an AB apple pattern.



4. Objectives

1.To sort apples by color.
2.To count apples to ten.
3.To create an AB pattern. 


5. Materials and Aids

SmartBoard, SmartBoard Apple lesson, pattern paper, apples and pompons. 


6. Methods Used and Procedures

A. Introduction
1.Show students different apples and ask them to compare and contrast.
2.Discuss prior knowledge of apples.



B. Development
1.Show SmartBoard apple lesson and review the first few slides.
2.Concentrate on counting, sorting and then patterning.



C. Practice
1.Create an AB pattern using the SmartBoard lesson.
2.Show an AB lesson using cut out pieces.



D. Independent Practice
1.Direct students back to their seats. Give out practice AB pattern
paper and complete together.
2.Hand out sentence strips and apples and have students create their
own AB pattern.



E. Accommodations For Students
1.Give lower functioning students a visual to copy if having trouble.
2.Higher functioning students could create an ABB pattern or a AAB
pattern.



F. Checking for understanding
1.Monitor students work and assist as needed.



G. Closure
1.Have a few students share their patterns and have students check
them for accuracy.
2. Eat some apple slices for a reward for a good job! 


7. Evaluation

Lessons on patterning will continue.



