Algebraic Expression Teacher Resources
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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 23 Views 21 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
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 178 Views 1002 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
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
Exit Ticket 6.EE.2
Monitor the algebraic thinking of young mathematicians with this short exit card exercise. Providing written descriptions of three different numerical relationships, young mathematicians must create algebraic expressions representative of each situation.
5th - 7th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
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 28 Views 264 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Unit 3, Worksheet 1, Exponents and Algebraic Expressions
Need exponentt practice? Then this exponent instructional activity will be helpful to have learners evaluate exponent expressions and algebraic expressions. They use the distributive property to solve equations. This three-page instructional activity contains approximately 40 problems.
7th - 9th Math 103 Views 941 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Factorizing Algebraic Expressions
For this comprehensive worksheet, mathematicians solve and complete various types of problems on factoring and using the quadratic formula. This worksheet also includes the use of factoring to simplify rational expressions. Overall, it provides a good review or study guide.
8th - 10th Math 52 Views 566 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 124 Views 721 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
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 90 Views 170 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Exit Ticket 6.EE.9
Get your pineapples here! Given a table showing the cost of buying different amounts of the fruit, young mathematicians must create an algebraic expression for finding the cost of buying any number of pineapples and provide a written explanation supporting their answer.
5th - 6th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Designed
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
Writing Task 6.EE.4 Item 2
Young mathematicians demonstrate their knowledge of algebraic expressions with this short writing exercise. Using their understanding of multiplication as repeated addition, learners must explain in writing whether or not two given expressions are equivalent.
5th - 6th Math 4 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
What Are Numerical and Algebraic Expressions?
Numerical expressions contain numbers and mathematical operations. In addition to numerical expressions, algebraic expressions contain not only numbers but also variable(s). Watch this video as the instructor illustrates several examples of each kind of expression.
5 mins 6th - 9th Math 7 Views 9 Downloads