This comprehensive activity book will enable you to take maximum advantage of pattern blocks, one of the most common and versatile hands-on materials available. Each of the 60 activities includes black line master, teaching instructions, connection to math standards and additional explorations. The activities are organized into sections that address the key math strands as recommended by NCTM: number and operations, geometry, measurement, algebra, and probability. All activities are designed to address the most recent state and national guidelines. The accompanying CD includes a digital edition of the book and virtual pattern blocks that can be dragged, dropped, rotated, and flipped, making the activities fun for the whole class. 144 pages.