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Credit Cards

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
"Teens in the red" is a growing group. Help youngsters avoid future credit card debt by teaching them about interest. Two tasks involve the use of credit to give your class practice solving multi-step math problems by applying properties...
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Study Jams! Multiplication

For Students 3rd - 4th Standards
What does baking cupcakes have to do with multiplication? Watch this video and find out as your class learns that multiplication is the repeated addition of equal groups. Properties of multiplication are also introduced with...
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Study Jams! Properties of Addition

For Students 1st - 3rd Standards
Zoe from the StudyJams! crew brings the properties of addition to life by clearly explaining the meaning of the associative, commutative, and identity properties as she collects photos for an album. Listen to the included karaoke song...
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Symmetry of the Addition Table

For Teachers 1st - 3rd Standards
Help your class discover the commutative property of addition with this exploration of the addition table. By folding and coloring the table, a symmetry is found that directs students to an understanding of this crucial mathematical...
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Investigating Properties of Parallelograms

For Teachers 7th - 10th Standards
Given different parallelograms, geometers make conjectures about their properties. They then work in small groups to prove (or disprove) their conjectures. The activity provides many opportunities for making conjectures and critiquing...
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Exploring Properties - What is the Stock Market?

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Preteens create a foldable in order to review the properties of operations. They apply their knowledge to write equivalent equations using stock market scenarios. A neat homework page is provided that has four expressions to be...
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Two-Step Equations

For Students 7th - 11th
Sal adds a few more steps to these problems as he solves algebraic equations with two steps - though he states that "there's more than one way to do it." Those who become confused by increasingly complicated algebra problems on a test...
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SAT Prep: Test 7 Section 5 Part 1

For Students 9th - 12th
The beginning of a new set of SAT practice problems from The Official SAT Study Guide involves sequences, distribution, combinations, and geometric figures. Sal makes sure to provide thorough explanations to each problem, while...
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Addition Fact Families

For Students 1st - 2nd Standards
Fact families are an excellent way to connect math operations for beginners to addition and subtraction. Use the examples here to review this concept before scholars try these on their own. For each, they examine two related number...
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Addition Properties

For Students 1st - 2nd Standards
Addition becomes much simpler once scholars understand its properties. They examine the commutative property through five equation pairs. For each, the addends have been switched and scholars must fill one in. The next six problems give...
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Making Money and Spreading the Flu!

For Teachers 9th - 11th Standards
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...
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Special Polynomials Products 1

For Students 8th - 10th
Some polynomials, when multiplied, result in a special product. Sal uses the distributive property to demonstrate the multiplication process. He then explains why some polynomials cannot be completely simplified.
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Identity property of 0

For Students 5th - 7th
Using the identity property of 0, Sal evaluates the expression 0+y+ (-7). He uses multiple colors and number lines, while providing a complete explanation of his thinking process.
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Exponent Properties 4

For Students 7th - 9th Standards
In video four of the seven-part series on properties of exponents, Sal simplifies a complex exponential expression to show how to apply both the quotient property and power rule.
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Integer Division: Dropping Anchor

For Students 3rd - 5th Standards
An interactive made up of five questions challenges mathematicians to divide integers and reflect on division properties. A moveable anchor aids in problem-solving. Question types include multiple-choice, true or false, and discussion. 
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Addition and Multiplication Properties with Real Numbers: The Secret of Subtraction

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
An interactive boosts mathematicians' knowledge of subtracting integers using a horizontal number line by way of multiple-choice, true or false, and discussion questions. 
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Subtraction and the Distributive Property

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
There's got to be a better way. Scholars learn that the distributive property does work with subtraction and not just addition. Using that fact, the video shows how to find the product of two numbers by rewriting a complicated number as...
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Commutative Property of Addition

For Students 1st - 7th Standards
For a change, order does not matter. A short video provides a definition of the commutative property of addition. Pupils develop an understanding that—unlike some operations—order does not matter for addition problems.
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Associative Property of Addition

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Groupings are the way to go! The short video provides a description of the associative property of addition and gives an example. Learners view how to write the property using variables.
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Properties of Equality and Congruence: Lesson

For Students 6th - 11th
What properties of equality also work for congruence? Part of basic geometry playlist, the video relates algebraic properties to their counterparts of congruence. Learners see how the properties mean the same whether with equality or...
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Where Do Math Symbols Come From?

For Students 6th - 12th
Why does the equal sign look that way? The resource explains the reason several of the math symbols look the way they do. Using a few specific examples, the video points out that some symbols are rooted in their meanings and others are...
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The Map of Mathematics

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
How does all this math fit together? The resource creates a graphical view of the extent of mathematics. The map shows the pure and applied sides of studying mathematics and breaks them down into their many disciplines.
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Properties of Definite Integrals

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Close your eyes and visualize a definite integral. An interactive provides a visualization of a function and definite integral on a closed interval. Pupils move one point of the interval in either the positive or negative direction....
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Justify the Process 1

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Take solving an equation step by step. The worksheet provides the steps to solve a multi-step linear equation. Pupils give the justification for each step of the solving process. The expectation is that learners use the proper...