Column addition: Lesson 1: butterflies
- Draw a caterpillar with its body divided into segments. Now write a number sequence on your catepillar. Each new segment must contain the next number in the sequence.
Here is an example:
What do you notice about this number sequence?
- Have a go at the fabulous Caterpillars investigation on the NRICH website, which will encourage you to explore number through patterns and relationships.
Half a billion monarch butterflies take flight.
Credit: BBC One – Spy in the Wild