What Comes Next? Fruit Stand

What do you notice? What do you wonder? What comes next?

First, 2 rows of 3 oranges. Next, 3 rows of 3 red apples. Then, 4 rows of 3 oranges. Last, 5 rows of 3 red apples.

Show or tell what the next few pictures look like. Describe how you know.


Will there be a picture with 30 apples? How do you know?

What might earlier and later pictures look like? Why do you think so?


Create your own pattern and share it with someone else. Ask them what comes next!