Finding Slope of a Line from Graphs, Tables, and Ordered Pairs

Middle schoolers explore the concept of slope in numerous ways and start to look at simple linear equations. They describe the slope in a variety of ways such as the steepness of a line, developing a ratio, using graphs, using similar triangles, and through ordered pairs. This lesson plan has an amazing collections of great ideas when it comes to exploring slope. 

7th - 9th Math 173 Views 485 Downloads
CCSS: Adaptable
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