Algebra Teacher Resources
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Writing Task 6.EE.5 Item 4
Young mathematicians seek the unknown in this short algebra exercise. Given a simple subtraction equation involving decimals, learners must find the value of the variable and provide a written explanation supporting their answer.
5th - 7th Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
Exit Ticket 6.EE.5
Assess the the ability of young mathematicians to solve multiplication equations with this exit ticket. Presented with two multiplication equations, pupils must explain in writing whether they agree or disagree with the values given for each variable.
5th - 6th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Exit Ticket 6.EE.7
Young mathematicians demonstrate their ability to use algebraic equations when solving real-world problems in this formative assessment. Including two short word problems, students must write and solve equations representing each situation.
5th - 6th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Young scholars study exponential decay and its application to radiocarbon dating. In this exponential decay activity, students use candy to model the time it takes for something to decay. Young scholars also graph the data they collect and describe using an algebraic formula that gives the age of an object as a function.
10th - 12th Science 12 Views 68 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Simplify Algebraic Expressions by Combining Like Terms and Applying the Distributive Property
Take everything your learners know about combining like terms with the commutative, associative, and distributive properties, and put it together in one lesson. This last video in a series of seven, takes all the prior knowledge and shows you how it all works together.
5 mins 6th - 7th Math 23 Views 16 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Write Equivalent Expressions Using Visual/Area Model
Help your students learn to identify when two expression are equivalent by learning how to write them. The video is the first in a progressive series where the narrator uses tiles as a visual model for simple algebraic expressions. Viewers see that only like terms can be combined.
5 mins 5th - 7th Math 6 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Making Money and Spreading the Flu!
Paper folding, flu spreading in a school, bacteria growth, and continuously compounded interest all provide excellent models to study exponential functions. This is a comprehensive resource that looks at many different aspects of these applications including creating tables, graphs, and equations.
9th - 11th Math 62 Views 199 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Interpreting Algebraic Expressions
The title of this instructional activity should be "Algebraic Expressions Four Ways." Not only will your class be translating verbal descriptions of algebraic expressions to symbols, but also working with their geometric interpretation via area as well as their numerical representation in table form.
8th - 10th Math 15 Views 32 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Algebra 1-2 Fall Final Exam Open-Ended Review
Have a final exam coming up? This 7 page packet contains 50 problems for your Algebra 1-2 class to complete as test prep or practice. They write algebraic equations, graph functions, identify the domain and range, determine the slope, write linear equations, and interpret scatter plots.
9th - 11th Math 3 Views 68 Downloads
PEMDAS: Order of Operations
Learners complete algebraic equations. They learn the algebraic order of operations and the acronym, PEMDAS, to help them remember the correct order of operations. Pupils complete algebraic equations using the order of operations.
5th - 8th Math 33 Views 314 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Tap into the competitive nature of teenagers as your class practices setting up and solving rational equations. This activity starts with a specific ratio of games won to games played, then asks how many more games must be played to improve that record.
9th - 12th Math 13 Views 15 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Writing Task 6.EE.2 Item 4
Algebraic expressions offer a great tool for representing real-world situations mathematically. This short word problem addresses this skill by providing students with a simple context involving division and asking them to create a related expression.
5th - 6th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
How Do You Solve a Word Problem with a Rational Equation?
Translate a word problem into a rational equation. This word problem might cause some to pause and ponder, and some to just give up and skip the problem altogether. It does involve some fractions, so watch this video and get a better picture of just how to set up the word problem and then how to solve it.
3 mins 8th - 11th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
The Math Things Mingle
Even Seveth Graders can have fun engaging in a jigsaw activity. They discuss and define equations, inequalities, expressions, and algebraic symbol strings, cards representing each concept are passed to learners. They mingle with each other and locate peers that have cards similar to their own.
7th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Solve a Word Problem By Writing an Inequality?
An inequality in a word problem? And there's a fraction too?! As if word problems weren't hard enough! You can do this, just follow along as the instructor explains each step in solving this word problem.
4 mins 6th - 12th Math 3 Views 6 Downloads
How Do You Write Inequalities in Set Builder Notation?
Set builder notation? What's that? Don't know? Need a refresher? Kind of remember? Well, watch this video and learn all about writing set builder notation. The instructor explains braces, variables, and inequalities to be able to write a solution in set builder notation.
5 mins 6th - 11th Math 3 Views 1 Download
How Do You Add Two Rational Expressions with Different Denominators?
Teach your class how to add two algebraic fractions with different denominators. The instructor in the video describes how to find the common denominator and demonstrates how to simplify the expression. A straightforward video, this resource would be useful to help all learners in your class.
4 mins 8th - 11th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Divide Two Polynomials by Factoring and Canceling?
The rational expression in this example is of a trinomial divided by a trinomial. Learn how to simplify this rational expression. The instructor demonstrates how to factor each trinomial and cancel the like terms to get it in simplest form.
6 mins 6th - 12th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads