Help your math class understand variables. This activity is for a visual learner. They will use weights and a balance scale to show how the sides of an equation are equal. Worksheet is included.
3rd - 8th Math 38 Views 194 Downloads
Introducing Integers and Their Operations
There's nothing negative about this mini-unit on integers! Engaging young mathematicians in a series of hands-on activities and collaborative learning opportunities, this resource offers an excellent way to introduce your class to...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Deciphering Word Problems in Order to Write Equations
Help young mathematicians crack the code of word problems with this three-lesson series on problem solving. Walking students step-by-step through the process of identifying key information, creating algebraic equations, and finally...
5th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Mixed Paint, Jolly Ranchers and Lemonheads, Photo Copies, and Boxed Oranges
The language of rates and ratios forms a common thread through this wide-reaching main problem set and its accompanying support work. Learners mix paint, size copies, distribute candy, and shop for good deals throughout these problems....
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Understand that Equations Have One Solution Using a Pan Balance
If Rylee buys a shirt and a pair of jeans with 90 dollars and the shirt costs 22 dollars, how much do the jeans cost? How many solutions does this question have? Use the video to help your learners answer these questions by modeling an...
5 mins 5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed