Grab a whiteboard, and grab your partner. Draw Step 4 of this pattern. Then draw Steps 0, -1 and -2. If you finish that, find a rule for Step n. You finish that, graph the rule.
Here was my favorite:
Ah, who am I kidding, they were all my favorites:
- Frank Noschese, whose posts convinced me to get a bunch of white boards even though I had no idea how to use them. 2 years later: they're for producing things that can easily be shared, and sharing actual work is crucial for the sort of things I'm trying to pull off in class. Starting conversations is just way easier with shareable work.
- Paul Salomon, whose image I blatantly ripped off and made 1000% worse by using ducks instead of circles.
- Fawn Nguyen, for rocking my world with visualpatterns.org.
Thanks for making my "just OK" days a bit better, guys.
Speaking of which: any ideas for improvements, people? Drop a note in the comments with ideas.