## Graphs of Linear Functions Warm-up.pdf - Section 1: Warm-Up

*Graphs of Linear Functions Warm-up.pdf*

Linear Function Designs

# Linear Function Designs

Unit 1: Linear and Nonlinear Functions

Lesson 10 of 13

Lesson 10 of 13

## Objective: Students will be able to describe how changes to a linear equation in two variables affect the graph of the equation.

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Tim Marley:

I did this in my Algebra class today as a review of our unit on linear and absolute value functions. It was awesome! The kids seemed to enjoy it and I heard so many great conversations.

One really cool thing was that students were estimating slope just by looking at the design ("this line looks like it has a slope of 5"). That estimation piece seems to be missing in most textbooks.

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