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Geometric designs in the game of Life (SMILE)

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Author:Willaim Byrne, Martin Luther King High School
Description: A lesson designed to predict and discover patterns generated in the game of "Life," using large checkerboards and checkers or flat counters. From the Recreational and Creative Math section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.

Levels: High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Games, Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Cellular Automata

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