The Language of Algebra

Young scholars compare the language of algebra to a foreign language. They play the game "Pictionary" to emphasize that pictures can represent words. After writing definitions and discussing the meaning of variable expressions, students, in partners, participate in activities to write their own variable expressions using coins. Young scholars complete worksheets.

7th - 8th Math 3 Views 6 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Skills Practice
Duration
1 hr

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