Identifying slope from Equations
Students find the slope of a line given a linear equation in slope-intercept form. They also find the slope of a line given a linear equation in standard form. Students finally graph the line to show it visually.
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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
Graphing Quadratics Made Easy: Vertex Form of the Equation
Translate the transformations of quadratics. The lesson plan presents the vertex form of quadratic equations and shows how to read the transformations from the equation. Given six quadratic equations, pupils graph them and describe the...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Creating and Graphing Linear Equations in Two Variables
This detailed presentation starts with a review of using key components to graph a line. It then quickly moves into new territory of taking these important parts and teasing them out of a word problem. Special care is taken to discuss...
9th - 10th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Interpreting Slope and Y-intercept
Let your mathematicians decipher slope as more than just a number and create a context for the given slope intercept equation. The presentation contains three slides with different equations and asks what the slope and y-intercept...
7th - 10th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Finding the Slope of a Line from a Graph - Concept
Explain how to find the slope of a graph of a line with a video that points out how no matter what two points are used on a graph of a line, the slope is the same. A few examples reiterate how to find the slope of vertical and horizontal...
1 min 8th - 10th Math CCSS: Adaptable
New Review What Is the Slope of the Stairs in Front of the School?
Step up to the challenge of finding the slope of stairs. Groups measure the rise and run of a set of stairs. They share their data with the rest of the class to determine a class average for the slope of the stairs.
8th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Graphing Equations on the Cartesian Plane: Slope
Slopes are not just for skiing. Instructors introduce class members to the concept of slope and teach them how to calculate the slope from a graph or from points. The lesson plan also includes the discussion of slopes of parallel and...
7th - 9th Math CCSS: Designed