About Seesaw Sign Up

Teachers, save “Sieve of Erathosthenes” to assign it to your class.

Yasoda Deva

Student Instructions

Sieve of Erathosthenes

Try the Sieve of Erathosthenes again to help you practice skip-counting by 2's, 3's etc. and to help you better understand factors, multiples, prime and composite numbers. Remember: circle the first prime number (2), then count by 2's and cross off all the multiples of 2. Then circle the next prime number (3). Count by 3's and cross off all the multiples of 3. Keep doing this (circle primes & cross off multiples) and see what remains! Finally, comment on any patterns you notice.

5th Grade, Math
68 teachers like this
Compatible with: Chromebooks, computers, iPads, iPhones, Android tablets, Android phones, Kindle Fire

Students will edit this template: