Algebra Teacher Resources
Algebra teaching is so much richer and useful with this plethora of resources. Algebraic thinking, concepts, methods, applications and real life data energize the learning.
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Solving Equations Using Algebra TilesLesson Planet
8 mins 8th CCSS: Designed
Turn equations into an activity and break out those algebra tiles! The video goes through each problem first with the traditional way of solving equations and then introduces the tiles to solve with the same steps side by side. This...
Simplify Algebraic Fractions by FactoringLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
A brief presentation with laser-like focus, this video talks young mathematicians through the mechanics of simplifying algebraic fractions by factoring trinomials. While the factoring itself is assumed to be a mastered skill, the steps...
Simplify Algebraic Fractions by Factoring 2Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Take your class through the mechanics of simplifying algebraic fractions by factoring trinomials. Though the steps for factoring are assumed known, the process of identifying and canceling common factors are detailed with care and...
How To Work Word Problems in AlgebraLesson Planet
6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Your algebra learners will pick up some solid algebra problem solving skills and a plan of approach for some typical types of word problems in this scripted worksheet that shows how to set up and organize each type of problem, create the...
Evaluate One-Step Algebraic Expressions by SubstitutionLesson Planet
4 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
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...
Read and Write an Algebraic Expression Containing a VariableLesson Planet
4 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
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...
Algebraic NotationLesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Algebraic vocabulary and notation sometimes seem like a foreign language. A video tutorial breaks down the vocabulary and notation into easy-to-understand chunks. The narrator writes the notation with symbols, in words, and verbalizes...
Introduction to Variables and Algebraic ExpressionsLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
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...
Linking Number Patterns and Algebraic ExpressionsLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Examine algebra using digital resources! Budding mathematicians will watch Cyberchase episode segments that propose a problem. Using information gathered from the video, they practice recording number patterns in several different ways:...
Algebra 1-2 Fall Final Exam Open-Ended ReviewLesson Planet
9th - 11th
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,...
Essence of Linear Algebra PreviewLesson Planet
5 mins 11th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Make connections with linear algebra. The video introduces the concept of linear algebra and its geometric underpinnings. The resource makes the case that a complete understanding of linear algebra topics should include geometric...
Algebra Word Problems, No Problem!Lesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
No worries. Problem-solving steps are emphasized on every reproducible activity in this packet containing about 75 word problems. Each problem set leads learners step by step through the problem-solving process as they practice...
Using Algebra Tiles to Explore Distributive PropertyLesson Planet
7th - 9th
Math is fun with algebra tiles! Young mathematicians explore eight expressions involving the distributive property and use algebra tiles to expand simple expressions. The resource is perfect for both guided and independent practice.
What Are Numerical and Algebraic Expressions?Lesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 9th
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...
Interpreting Algebraic ExpressionsLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Interpreting algebraic expressions is a fundamental skill in beginning algebra. This instructional activity approaches the task in numerous ways. First, learners assess their understanding with a short worksheet on converting between...
Using Proof in AlgebraLesson Planet
8th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
In this using proofs in algebra worksheet, students solve ten different problems related to solving proofs. First, they name the property of equality that justifies each statement given. Then, students complete each proof by naming the...
What Is Algebra?Lesson Planet
12 mins 6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Simply defined, algebra is arithmetic involving an unknown. The video introduces algebra by making the connection to arithmetic. Using examples, the presentation explains the use of variables and notation. The resource previews graphing...
Worksheet #4: Simplify Algebraic Expressions With Two VariablesLesson Planet
9th - 10th
In this algebraic expression worksheet, students simplify algebraic expressions and solve proportions, and write equations from story problems. Thirteen of the 49 problems are fill in the blank, and the remainder are multiple choice.