7.EE.A.1

Apply properties of operations as strategies to add, subtract, factor, and expand linear expressions with rational coefficients

 
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Write It Wednesday Expressions

7th Grade Math » Unit: Simplifying Expressions
7th Grade Math » Unit: Simplifying Expressions
Jada Jackson
Columbus, OH
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Can students create and use an expression?

 
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Factor Algebraic Expressions Using the Distributive Property

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions and Equations
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions and Equations
Grant Harris
New Orleans, LA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students learn to undo the distributive property to identify equivalent expressions.

 
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7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
Heather Stephan
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Area and perimeter are great ways to model operations with expressions – and this lessons investigates just that!

 
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Simplifying Expressions - What are like terms?

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
Heather Stephan
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Keep it simple – with expressions! This lesson will help students learned to simplify expressions by combining like terms.

 
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Add and Subtract Linear Expressions

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
Heather Stephan
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

A step further than simple combining like terms – now parenthesis are involved, but with the right moves, it is just as easy!

 
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Simplifying Linear Expressions by Combining Like Terms

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions and Equations
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions and Equations
Grant Harris
New Orleans, LA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students add 5 apples and 3 bananas to 6 apples and 2 bananas algebraically.

 
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Factoring Linear Expressions - Can you "un" distribute?

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
Heather Stephan
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

You can distribute…but can you “undistribute?” This lesson investigates factoring using models, as well as rules.

 
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Distributive Property

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
Heather Stephan
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

What does distribute mean in language arts? We can apply that definition to math to help us simplify expressions.

 
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End of Grade Review: Equations and Inequalities

7th Grade Math » Unit: Culminating Unit: End of Grade Review
7th Grade Math » Unit: Culminating Unit: End of Grade Review
Heather Stephan
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

You can’t leave 7th grade without….another round of equations and inequalities!

 
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Expand Algebraic Expressions Using the Distributive Property

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions and Equations
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions and Equations
Grant Harris
New Orleans, LA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Expand expressions involving positive and negative rational numbers (mostly integers) using the distributive property.

 
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Simplifying Expressions - Fluency Practice

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
Heather Stephan
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Watch those signs! Practice makes perfect!!

 
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Add and Subtract Linear Expressions Fluency

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
Heather Stephan
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Practice makes perfect! This lesson gives students an opportunity to practice their skills with adding and subtracting linear expressions.

 
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Expressions Test - What have you learned?

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
Heather Stephan
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

See the fruits of your labor…time to test on expressions!

 
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Expressions Review

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions
Heather Stephan
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Review, sweet review – this lesson allows kids to review their skills on simplifying expressions and applying them to real world scenarios.

 
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Combine Like Terms

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions and Equations - The Basics
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions and Equations - The Basics
Yazmin Chavira MTP
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students are motivated by achievement points and HW passes to complete a 2 part task of combining like terms to simplify algebraic expressions

 
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