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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 5 - Functions(30 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)

Introducing Function Graphs: Day 1 of 3

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Interpret graphs to win big and create the best motion detector function graph in the class. Vote to win!

16 Resources

22 Favorites

16 Resources

22 Favorites

Introducing Function Graphs Continued: Day 2 of 4

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Interpret graphs to win big and create the best motion detector function graph in the class. Vote to win!

15 Resources

3 Favorites

15 Resources

3 Favorites

Introducing Function Graphs Completed: Day 3 of 4

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Interpret graphs to win big and create the best motion detector function graph in the class. Vote to win!

17 Resources

0 Favorites

17 Resources

0 Favorites

Introducing Function Graphs Completed: Day 4 of 4

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Discuss your kinesthetic activity to understand conceptually the meaning of a function and properties of types of functions.

28 Resources

3 Favorites

28 Resources

3 Favorites

Disney World Park Tickets

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use tickets to Disney World to demonstrate that multiple inputs can have the same output and still represent a function table or graph.

13 Resources

18 Favorites

13 Resources

18 Favorites

Interpreting Graphs Formative Assessment Lesson Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use a fun card matching activity to help students understand reading graphs for meaning.

10 Resources

3 Favorites

10 Resources

3 Favorites

Interpreting Graphs Formative Assessment Lesson Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use a fun card matching activity to help students understand reading graphs for meaning.

13 Resources

2 Favorites

13 Resources

2 Favorites

Experimenting with Linear Patterns

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use a hands on lab to understand linear patterns, initial amount, rate of change, and real limits to domain and range.

13 Resources

7 Favorites

13 Resources

7 Favorites

Experimenting with Non Linear Patterns

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use a hands on lab to help students understand the difference between linear and non linear patterns.

12 Resources

1 Favorite

12 Resources

1 Favorite

Jump Frog Jump Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Help students conceptually understand the structure of a linear function using number lines and frogs!

13 Resources

5 Favorites

13 Resources

5 Favorites

Jump Frog Jump Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Help students conceptually understand the structure of a linear function using number lines and frogs!

12 Resources

1 Favorite

12 Resources

1 Favorite

Hexagon Trains

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Take students from concrete to abstract with this hands-on lesson and extended table to help with initial amount and rate of change.

8 Resources

7 Favorites

8 Resources

7 Favorites

Alphabet Toothpicks

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use toothpicks and extended tables to visualize rate of change and initial amount to write a linear function rule.

10 Resources

1 Favorite

10 Resources

1 Favorite

How Sweet it Is

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use candy to engage students in writing linear function rules given differentiated sets of data and the same handout!

12 Resources

3 Favorites

12 Resources

3 Favorites

Stacking Cups

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use stacking cups to construct, interpret, and compare two linear function rules in order to design shipping containers.

8 Resources

4 Favorites

8 Resources

4 Favorites

Non-Linear Functions Skittles Lab

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use Skittles to demonstrate a non-linear graph and discuss properties of the activity that made it non-linear.

8 Resources

2 Favorites

8 Resources

2 Favorites

Input/Output Scatter Plot Posters Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Get students up and moving to evaluate functions and graph domain and range to determine if a function is linear.

19 Resources

1 Favorite

19 Resources

1 Favorite

Input/Output Scatter Plot Posters Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Get students up and moving to evaluate functions and graph domain and range to determine if a function is linear.

18 Resources

0 Favorites

18 Resources

0 Favorites

Function Machine

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Using a real function machine to input and output values students engage with functions to learn domain and range while earning a soda!

9 Resources

2 Favorites

9 Resources

2 Favorites

Using Numbers to Catch the Criminal Day 1 of 3

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use gripping clips from the TV series Numb3rs to engage students in hands-on application of scatter plot and regression models.

17 Resources

32 Favorites

17 Resources

32 Favorites

Using Numbers to Catch the Criminal Day 2 of 3

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use gripping clips from the TV series Numb3rs to engage students in hands-on application of scatter plot and regression models.

15 Resources

6 Favorites

15 Resources

6 Favorites

Using Numbers to Catch the Criminal Day 3 of 3

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use gripping clips from the TV series Numb3rs to engage students in hands-on application of scatter plot and regression models.

12 Resources

7 Favorites

12 Resources

7 Favorites

Comparing Runners

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use video to engage students in a multimedia race comparing linear data represented in a table to data in a graph to determine the winner!

12 Resources

0 Favorites

12 Resources

0 Favorites

Comparing T-Shirt Companies Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use a real world context, custom t-shrits, to develop multiple representations of the same data and analyze the benefits of each.

8 Resources

0 Favorites

8 Resources

0 Favorites

Comparing T-Shirt Companies Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Use a real world context, custom t-shrits, to develop multiple representations of the same data and analyze the benefits of each.

8 Resources

0 Favorites

8 Resources

0 Favorites

Comparing Pizza Companies Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:What student doesn't understand ordering pizza?! Use a pizza video to engage students in comparing company prices represented differently.

8 Resources

1 Favorite

8 Resources

1 Favorite

Comparing Pizza Companies Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:What student doesn't understand ordering pizza?! Use a pizza video to engage students in comparing company prices represented differently.

8 Resources

1 Favorite

8 Resources

1 Favorite

Functions Unit Exam Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Assessing students' ability to interpret and compare functions with high level questions is essential to 8th grade math.

14 Resources

2 Favorites

14 Resources

2 Favorites

Functions Unit Exam Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

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

6 Resources

1 Favorite

6 Resources

1 Favorite

Unit Project Research with Statistics

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Functions

Big Idea:Challenge students with a multi-disciplinary unit project that will both engage students in math and improve their writing skills.

13 Resources

3 Favorites

13 Resources

3 Favorites