Algebraic Expression Teacher Resources
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Interpreting Algebraic Expressions
Interpreting algebraic expressions is a fundamental skill in beginning algebra. This lesson approaches the task in numerous ways. First, learners assess their understanding with a short worksheet on converting between words and expressions.
9th - 12th Math 77 Views 163 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Grade 7 Patterning and Algebra: Algebraic Expressions
Classmates solve 18 different problems that are mostly word problems that apply algebraic expressions. They draw different combinations of masses on a scale that would balance. They also simplify expressions and solve for x in a number of equations.
6th - 8th Math 173 Views 997 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Opening a Business
A resource-rich lesson plan helps you teach how to use variables for solving problems. Collaborative groups sort mathematics phrases into categories, pretend to open a business, and answer questions to find out how useful variables are as place holders when addressing algebraic expressions.
5th - 7th Math 22 Views 20 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Factorizing Algebraic Expressions
In this comprehensive instructional activity, mathematicians solve and complete various types of problems on factoring and using the quadratic formula. This instructional activity also includes the use of factoring to simplify rational expressions.
8th - 10th Math 50 Views 564 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Introduction to Variables and Algebraic Expressions
Begin your next algebra unit with this introductory lesson on variables and algebraic expressions. This plan requires a SMART board and includes a SMART notebook file. The file contains a guiding question and two learning activities that will teach learners to write simple algebraic expressions using a single variable.
6th - 8th Math 27 Views 264 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Unit 3, Worksheet 1, Exponents and Algebraic Expressions
Need exponentt practice? Then this exponent learning exercise will be helpful to have learners evaluate exponent expressions and algebraic expressions. They use the distributive property to solve equations. This three-page learning exercise contains approximately 40 problems.
7th - 9th Math 95 Views 934 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
From Patterns of Input and Output to Algebraic Equations
Watch video clips titled, "Frog Hops Part I" and "Frog Hops Part II," then discuss patterns demonstrated in the videos. Learners will complete an algebraic expressions and equations handout and discuss the answers. They will be able to translate written phrases to expressions and equations and extrapolate input values or solve algebraic relationships with non-consecutive integer values as assessments.
4th - 8th Math 40 Views 191 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Expressions, Equations, and Functions
Here is an unexpected resource: chapter 1 of an Algebra textbook. You can use all or some of its contents to teach your Middle Schoolers all about algebraic expression, domain, function notation, linear equations, order of operations, input/output, ordered pairs, and variable expressions.
8th - 10th Math 158 Views 1689 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Evaluate One-Step Algebraic Expressions by Substitution
How do algebra learners know the value of an algebraic expression that contains a variable? This video shows your number crunchers how to evaluate an algebraic expression by substituting a given number for the variable. In fact, it models an algebraic expression where the value of the variable changes and demonstrates how this changes the value of the expression.
4 mins 5th - 7th Math 18 Views 13 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Evaluate Algebraic Expressions with Exponents
Show your learners that exponents are important in the order of operations. The video presents a useful method for evaluating an algebraic expression with exponents and attempts to eliminate the common mistake of multiplying the exponent and base.
4 mins 5th - 7th Math 21 Views 19 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Solving Equation Segments
Yes Lucy, there is algebra in geometry. First, your geometry learners have room to show their work on this short worksheet as they practice simplifying and factoring algebraic expressions, as well as approximating square roots using a calculator.
9th - 12th Math 12 Views 13 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Worksheet 3.1 Functions
Middle and high schoolers complete and solve 12 various types of problems. First, they express the output as a function of the input in each table. Then, pupils evaluate for the given variable when the value is as stated. In addition, they read the information provided and translate as much as they can into mathematical expressions.
8th - 11th Math 119 Views 717 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Lesson 1: Using Variables and Evaluating Expressions
Prealgebra pupils point out symbols that represent their personalities as an anticipatory set for learning about variables. As the lesson progresses, they begin to write and evaluate expressions that represent real-world scenarios. You will appreciate the detail provided in the lesson plan and the student worksheets that are included.
6th - 9th Math 106 Views 979 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Equivalent Algebraic Expressions
This online worksheet can be printed, projected on the board, or used as example problems for the class to solve. They write equivalent expressions for a set of given equations, 14 total. This page contains an answer link and links to additional activities.
6th - 8th Math 38 Views 251 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Representing Patterns & Evaluating Expressions
Write algebraic expressions, determine patterns, and evaluate expressions in a real-world context. Learners engage in a series of collaborative activities to identify, model, and give variables for real-world patterns. They write algebraic expressions to match each situation and use their graphing calculator to find the nth term in a sequence.
9th - 11th Math 27 Views 116 Downloads
Read and Write an Algebraic Expression Containing a Variable
How do you write five less than a number as a mathematical expression? Show algebra learners how to read and write algebraic expressions by using variables with this introductory video. The first in a series, the video models how to translate the unknown into a variable and how to recognize clue words that indicate what operation to use.
4 mins 5th - 7th Math 24 Views 25 Downloads CCSS: Designed