More or Less the Same

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Tell the story of the math. Given a graph of a linear system, learners write a story that models the graph before crafting the corresponding functions. Graphs intersect at an estimated point, allowing for different variations in the algebra project. 

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Instructional Ideas

  • Create collaborative groups and give a different problem to each group; after solving, have each group present their solutions
  • Review solving linear systems
Classroom Considerations

  • Expects a solid understanding of linear equations
Pros

  • Encourages higher order thinking skills
  • Includes an answer key with sample answers and explanations
Cons

  • None
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