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Grade 7, Claim 1: Concepts and Procedures Item Slide Shows

For Teachers 7th Standards
Prepare seventh graders for end-of-year assessments with a collection of nine resources packed with teacher and student-friendly slides featuring problems that address the A-I competencies. Questions are modeled after Smarter Balanced...
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EngageNY Grade 8 Math Module 7: Introduction to Irrational Numbers Using Geometry

For Teachers 8th Standards
Eighth-graders use knowledge of geometry to examine irrational numbers in a 25-part math module. Included are twenty-three lessons that offer direct instruction, guided and independent practice, as well as opportunities for collaborative...
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Mathematics Instruction Parent Guides

For Teachers 3rd - 6th Standards
Provide parents and guardians with the support needed to assist their child in today's math strategies. Here you will find a collection compiled of seven reference sheets each covering a different mathematical concept—addition,...
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Fractions and Rectangles

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Visual models are excellent teaching tools when explaining equivalent fractions. Looking at a rectangle cut into twelfths, students first identify the shaded fraction, and then explain whether the fraction is equal to one-fourth....
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SAT Prep: Test 5 Section 3 Part 1

For Students 9th - 12th
Sal starts a new set of practice SAT problems in this video, starting on page 652 of The Official SAT Study Guide. Problems involve fractions and ratios, simplifying equations, and finding the perimeter of given coordinates on a plane.
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Multiplying Fractions and Mixed Numbers

For Students 5th - 7th
Here is a great video explaining how to multiply a fraction by a whole number. Sal shows students how to put a whole number over 1 in order to multiply it by a fraction. He simplifies his answer and writes it as a mixed number.
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Adding Fractions

For Students 4th - 5th Standards
Fractions can be tricky, so be sure any independent practice worksheets you assign guide scholars through steps like this one. There are two examples showing mathematicians how to add fractions and reduce the answer to simplest terms....
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Simplifying Fractions

For Students 3rd - 6th Standards
Could that be any simpler? Pupils learn how to simplify fractions by using three steps; factor, cancel common factors, and then multiply. The video works several examples starting with some basic ones, eventually working up to a more...
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Negative Exponents - Fractions with Powers Raised to Powers (Example)

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Get a little practice. The video contains three examples of simplifying fractions involving negative exponents. Pupils get an opportunity to refresh their knowledge of exponent properties as they watch the presenter use different methods...
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Simplify an Expression with a Negative Exponent

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Recognize the base. Part of a larger Algebra I series, the short video highlights the importance of recognizing the base to simplify expressions with exponents. In doing so, pupils notice the basic property that uses negative exponents.
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Simplify a Fraction Raised to a Negative Power

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Flip the fraction and continue. Given a fraction raised to a negative power, the narrator shows pupils two methods of simplifying the expression. Using different properties of negative exponents, the he demonstrates that either method...
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Simplify a Quotient of Expressions with Neg Exponents (Adv -2 Methods)

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Even with complex quotients, there is still more than one way to simplify an expression. The narrator of a short shows two methods of simplification when dealing with expressions with negative exponents. One method follows the more...
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Simplify a Quotient of Expressions with Neg Exponents (2 Methods)

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Is this method better, or this one? Given a quotient of expressions that involve negative exponents, the narrator of a short video works through two methods of simplification. The first method relies on positive exponents, while the...
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Simplify a Product of Expressions with Neg Exponents (2 Methods)

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Which method works best for you? Using a product, an informative video shows two methods to simplify the resulting expression. One method starts by rewriting the expression with only positive exponents. The other method uses the...
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Simplify Basic Expressions with Negative Exponents

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Identifying the base is extremely important. Using five problems with negative exponents, the narrator demonstrates that knowing the base is important in simplifying algebraic expressions. The different problems use the same numbers but...
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Divide a Polynomial by a Monomial (Example)

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
What works for a binomial also works for a trinomial. The short video shows how to divide a polynomial by a monomial by breaking up the polynomial into its individual terms. Examples consist of a binomial and a trinomial divided by a...
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Divide a Binomial by a Monomial (Example)

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Make it easier by breaking it into pieces. The short video shows one example of dividing a binomial by a monomial. Pupils see that all polynomial division problems do not necessarily end up even and how to write the quotient.
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Simplifying Algebraic Fractions

For Students 8th - 12th Standards
Simplification is about factoring. While working with rational expressions, pupils must know how to factor. The video shows how the process of finding common factors in algebraic fractions is similar to finding common factors in...
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Smarter Balanced Sample Items: 7th Grade Math – Target C

For Teachers 7th Standards
Pupils may be able to simplify expressions, but do they understand how to simplify an expression? A PowerPoint presentation gives several examples of Smarter Balanced Assessment items that test learners' understanding of the concept....
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Simplify and Evaluate Algebraic Expressions 2

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
These are equivalent, too. The resource presents two expressions to simplify that require using the distributive property and/or combining like terms. After simplifying the expressions, the video shows how to evaluate the expressions to...
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Simplify Algebraic Expressions (Basic)

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
To simplify or not to simplify, what should scholars do? Using several examples, the video works through the process of simplifying algebraic expressions. The resource restricts simplification to using the distributive property and to...
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Simplify and Evaluate Algebraic Expressions 1

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Evaluate the equivalence of expressions. A helpful video walks through the process of simplifying two expressions. Using values for the variables, the presentation evaluates the original expression and the simplified expression to show...
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Simplifying Radicals Review: Lesson

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
This work is radical! The video provides a refresher on radicals. The segment of an extensive basic geometry playlist reminds the class of the the rules for operating and simplifying expressions involving radicals.
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Change of Base: River Logs

For Students 11th - Higher Ed Standards
Using the answers to the challenge questions, class members work through simplifying a complex logarithmic expression that requires changing bases. Pupils drag values to fill in the steps to arrive at a numerical equivalent expression.