Exploring Series with LEGO

LEGO is ideally suited for series as you can see the relation to the times table very easily.

The series can then be represented more imaginatively by building models based on the series.  Problems like two light house with different sequences can be modelled and the overlapping interval visually found

Published by makingpi

Our interest is to create a brilliant practical applied maths programme for teaching students who struggle with engaging in Maths. Our interests range from building bridges to making beautiful silver objects.

2 thoughts on “Exploring Series with LEGO

  1. Hi there,

    I love your activity, and I would like to use it to teach Sequences and Series to my high school class. Can you recommend where I can get the lego pieces (hopefully for not too expensive).

    Thank you,
    Ilene

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: