Solving Equations

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Pairs use algebra tiles to concretely solve, and explain each step in solving, multi-step, linear, algebra equations. They then explain each step in their solving strategy to the class as the teacher connects the algebraic process in each step.  

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Pros

  • Well-organized, complete lesson plan
  • Develops conceptual understanding of solving linear equations
  • Students are well supported during their transition from using concrete manipulatives to the abstract algebraic steps used to solve an equation
Cons

  • Vocabulary section is not very specific