In the back of your exercise book continue the following sequence of numbers as far as you can in four minutes.
1
4
9
16
25
...
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Teacher, do your students have access to computers such as tablets, iPads or Laptops? This page was really designed for projection on a whiteboard but if you really want the students to have access to it here is a concise URL for a version of this page without the comments: Transum.org/go/?Start=August14 However it would be better to assign one of the student interactive activities below. 

Here is the URL which will take them to an exercise involving square roots.