Mathematics for Young Minds: Patterns and Algebra



About this product

Mathematics for Young Minds Patterns and Algebra is an instruction activity book filled with 75 developmentally sequenced  Year F – Year 1 early algebra activities.

It also includes blackline masters and informal assessment guidelines.

Product Details

This book focuses on the mathematical background and research base for recognizing patterns and algebra. The goal is to help young learners develop an understanding of the following five components:

  • Describing and Sorting
  • Repeating Patterns
  • Growing Patterns
  • Change and Function
  • Equivalence

Features & Benefits

Each Book in the Mathematics for Young Minds Full Set Includes

  • Individual, small-group, and whole-class activities
  • Reproducible blackline resources
  • Mathematical background and research base
  • Informal assessment guidelines

Target Audience

  • Year F
  • Year 1

Series Overview

The Mathematics for Young Minds Set is a collection of 6 teacher instruction activity books for years F-1. The series provides activities that are rich in concrete materials and language to expand and deepen conceptual knowledge.

These activities, which include blackline masters, help young children in the initial reasoning processes of identifying and describing attributes, matching, sorting, comparing, measurement, and ordering.