# Mathematical Expression Teacher Resources

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#### Grade 7 Patterning and Algebra: Algebraic Expressions

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
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...
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#### Mathematical Expressions

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this mathematical expressions instructional activity, students write out the appropriate expressions for each equation. There are four fill-in's to complete.
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#### Evaluate Expressions With Fractions

For Students 6th - 9th
For this fractions worksheet, students solve 2 word problems where they must use the correct order of operations to evaluate mathematical expressions which contain fractions. The expressions are provided. Students answer 1 word problem...
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#### Translating and Writing Expressions

For Students 6th - 7th
In this problem solving worksheet, students answer 3 word problems where they translate written information into mathematical expressions with positive and negative integers.
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#### Matching Expressions

For Teachers 8th - 9th Standards
Collaborative learning groups match mathematical expressions with their verbal descriptions, then explain why they are a match. Cooperative small groups are an ideal atmosphere to approach the connection between the concrete verbal...
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#### Interpreting Parts of Expressions

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Express yourself! An engaging lesson includes a variety of activities that introduce expressions. Learners use everyday word expressions to convert to mathematical expressions before applying scoring options in football to write...
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#### How Does that Work?

For Teachers 6th - 7th Standards
Sixth and seventh graders explore algebra word problems. They work with a partner to solve word problems distributed by e-mail. Learners simplify mathematical expressions following a "think aloud" algebra strategy modeled by the teacher....
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#### Read and Write an Algebraic Expression Containing a Variable

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
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...
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#### Writing Expressions

For Students 6th - 9th Standards
Products, quotients, sums, and differences are the operations to know. A thorough lesson presentation explains how to analyze a verbal expression to create a mathematical expression. Explanations of terminology and order help learners...
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#### Worksheet 3.1 Functions

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
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,...
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#### Order of Operations with Rational Numbers - Reteach 22.4

For Students 5th - 8th
Middle schoolers solve eight fill-in-the-blank problems where they use correct order of operations to evaluate each mathematical expression. An explanation of order of operations and two clear examples are provided.
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#### Drinking Juice, Variation 3

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
It is up to the learner to find the amount of juice originally in a bottle, knowing what fraction of the juice is left, and the amount that has been consumed. The accompanying commentary provides a useful and detailed description of...
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#### The Nuts and Bolts of a Mathematical Expression

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders complete a worksheet that asks them to order operations within a mathematical expression. students evaluate the expressions in the correct order using mental math and paper. The results are recorded on the worksheet.
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#### Name That Number Game

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this mathematical expressions worksheet, students figure out and write down 12 different mathematical expressions from the 5 cards shown on the table given on the worksheet.
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#### Sum and Difference of Cubes: Stacking Blocks

For Students 9th - 11th Standards
Investigate polynomial factoring patterns by finding a connection to volume. As learners build a three-dimensional solid from smaller solids, they convert the visual model to a mathematical expression. Their models represent the sum of...
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#### Order of Operations with Variable Expressions

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers explore grouping symbols to mathematical equations to discover the importance of the "order of operations." Learners compare the absence of commas in connected text to the absence of grouping symbols in mathematical...
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#### Order of Operations

For Teachers 6th
This powerPoint is geared to summarize a teachers' lecture, with reminders and examples to instruct the students on the reasons and rules for simplifying mathematical expressions.
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#### Rational Exponents and Power Functions

For Students 9th - 12th
In this math worksheet, students are given 17 mathematical expressions involving rational exponents and power functions to simplify.
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#### Formulas and Stories

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students examine the relationship between mathematical expressions. In this formula and stories lesson, students work in groups and find the relationship between the total number of baseball cards and the daily number of cards.  Students...
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#### Mathematical Translations

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Recognize the relationship between verbal expressions and mathematical symbols. ESL students use symbols as manipulatives for mathematical expressions. They find synonyms for operation words and use their created word chart to complete...
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#### Binary Numbers

For Students 7th - 9th
Transitioning viewers from the number system with which they are so familiar, this video introduces the concept and application of binary numbers. Sal acknowledges that this system can be awkward and counter-intuitive at first, but he...
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#### Lesson 2: Introduction to Equations & Why We Can Solve Equations

For Students 7th - 9th
In this equations activity, students explore mathematical expressions.  They solve algebraic equations with one variable and identify the domain and range.  This five-page activity contains detailed notes, examples, and 4 problems.
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#### Evaluate Expressions with Fractions: English Learners

For Students 6th - 10th
In this evaluating expressions worksheet, students solve 2 problems where they must use the order of operations to evaluate mathematical expressions which contain fractions. A detailed explanation of the order of operations is provided....
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#### Repeated addition, Multiplication and Division

For Students 3rd - 5th
Not only will your class practice solving addition, multiplication, and division word problems, but they also have the opportunity to try to put the mathematical expression into words. These skills will help your students with future...