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Christa Lemily

8th Grade Math

South Warren Middle School

Bowling Green, KY

Suburban Environment

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(8 Units, 156 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Solving Linear Equations in One Variable(29 Lessons)

Unit 1 - First Days of School(7 Lessons)

Unit 2 - Exponents and Radicals(19 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Solving Linear Equations in One Variable(29 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Pythagorean Theorem(10 Lessons)

Unit 5 - Functions(30 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Transformations(23 Lessons)

Unit 7 - Linear Equations in two Variables(23 Lessons)

Unit 8 - Solving Simultaneous Linear Equations (15 Lessons)

Equivalent Expressions - Formative Assessment Lesson Day 1 of 3

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Through an engaging hands-on activity students develop a sense of equivalence as an essential skill in solving equations that begin with expressions.

26 Resources

15 Favorites

26 Resources

15 Favorites

Equivalent Expressions - Formative Assessment Lesson Continued Day 2 of 3

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Through an engaging hands-on activity develop a sense of equivalence as an essential skill in solving equations that begin with expressions.

15 Resources

1 Favorite

15 Resources

1 Favorite

Equivalent Expressions - Formative Assessment Lesson Completed Day 3 of 3

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Through an engaging hands-on activity develop a sense of equivalence as an essential skill in solving equations that begin with expressions.

14 Resources

1 Favorite

14 Resources

1 Favorite

Instant Riches Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Algebank is offering great investment opportunities! Let students decide how much of an investment is a good idea.

23 Resources

15 Favorites

23 Resources

15 Favorites

Instant Riches Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Algebank is offering great investment opportunities! Let students decide how much of an investment is a good idea.

20 Resources

1 Favorite

20 Resources

1 Favorite

Make Zero Rummy

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Use a card game to get students excited about combining integers to create zero.

11 Resources

10 Favorites

11 Resources

10 Favorites

Make One Rummy

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Step 1 I deal the cards, step 2 I lay down integers pairs that multiply or divide to create the whole number 1, and step 3 I win!

13 Resources

2 Favorites

13 Resources

2 Favorites

Solving Equations by Flow Chart - Working Backwards

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Hook students by constructing an equation right before their eyes and then think backwards to take the equation apart!

7 Resources

9 Favorites

7 Resources

9 Favorites

Keeping Your Identity

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:The proof is in the pudding, or in this case the identity properties. Learn they "why" behind how we solve equations.

21 Resources

3 Favorites

21 Resources

3 Favorites

Spartan Pride - Solving with Distributive Property

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:I've got spirit yes I do, how 'bout you? Ordering pep rally items leads to understanding the distributive property and solving equations.

15 Resources

4 Favorites

15 Resources

4 Favorites

Reviewing Distributive Property with Area Models

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Conceptually understand and review the distributive property using area models.

7 Resources

3 Favorites

7 Resources

3 Favorites

Mine Craft Inspired Unit Project

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Culminate solving equations using this unit project and the 3-D design program Google Sketch-up.

20 Resources

27 Favorites

20 Resources

27 Favorites

Break Even Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Use cups of pennies to learn about setting expressions equivalent to find that magical "Break Even" point.

19 Resources

3 Favorites

19 Resources

3 Favorites

Break Even Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Use cups of pennies to learn about setting expressions equivalent to find that magical "Break Even" point.

16 Resources

0 Favorites

16 Resources

0 Favorites

Football Helmets - Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Source out football helmets to find who is the better deal.

26 Resources

5 Favorites

26 Resources

5 Favorites

Football Helmets - Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Source out football helmets to find who is the better deal.

21 Resources

1 Favorite

21 Resources

1 Favorite

Solving Linear Equations in One Unknown Formative Assessment Lesson Day 1 of 3

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Great formative assessment lesson to help students understand true meaning of solutions to an equation and how many solutions are possible.

13 Resources

1 Favorite

13 Resources

1 Favorite

Solving Linear Equations in One Unknown Formative Assessment Lesson Day 2 of 3

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Great formative assessment lesson to help students understand true meaning of solutions to an equation and how many solutions are possible.

13 Resources

0 Favorites

13 Resources

0 Favorites

Bubble Bubble Everywhere But Not a Drop to Drink

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Using part to part relationships create a homemade bubble solution while solving rational equations at the same time!

27 Resources

4 Favorites

27 Resources

4 Favorites

Equations in Geometry

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Give context to multi-step equations while also reviewing basic geometry properties of two dimensional figures - it's a two-fer!

18 Resources

1 Favorite

18 Resources

1 Favorite

Solving Equations with Partner's Card Activity

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Solving Equations with structured immediate feedback moves learning forward for all students.

9 Resources

6 Favorites

9 Resources

6 Favorites

Hershey Bar Fraction Review

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Make a sweet deal with your students and review operations with fractions using Hershey Bars.

10 Resources

3 Favorites

10 Resources

3 Favorites

Combining Like Terms Review Lesson

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:To combine or not to combine, what is a like term?

9 Resources

4 Favorites

9 Resources

4 Favorites

Mine Craft Unit Project Work Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Culminate solving equations using this unit project and the 3-D design program Google Sketch-up.

18 Resources

0 Favorites

18 Resources

0 Favorites

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable Unit Exam Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Use a variety of effective summative assessment questions to assess student understanding of solving equations in one variable.

15 Resources

2 Favorites

15 Resources

2 Favorites

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable Unit Exam Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Guide students through self-analysis of unit exams to determine areas of strength, improvement, and what to do next!

10 Resources

1 Favorite

10 Resources

1 Favorite

Optional: NASCAR Equations Project Day 1 of 3

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Use NASCAR to bring a STEM project to the classroom applying equational reasoning and percents to plan a race.

12 Resources

10 Favorites

12 Resources

10 Favorites

Optional: NASCAR Equations Project Day 2 of 3

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Use Nascar to bring a STEM project to the classroom applying equational reasoning and percents to plan a race.

14 Resources

2 Favorites

14 Resources

2 Favorites

Optional: NASCAR Equations Project Day 3 of 3

8th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

Big Idea:Use Nascar to bring a STEM project to the classroom applying equational reasoning and percents to plan a race.

13 Resources

2 Favorites

13 Resources

2 Favorites