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Jeff Li MTP

8th Grade Math

KIPP Infinity Charter School

New York, NY

Urban Environment

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(13 Units, 141 Lessons)

Unit 2 - SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS (16 Lessons)

Unit 1 - FLUENCIES AND THE LANGUAGE OF ALGEBRA(9 Lessons)

Unit 2 - SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS (16 Lessons)

Unit 3 - INTRODUCTION TO FUNCTIONS (7 Lessons)

Unit 4 - INTERPRETING AND COMPARING LINEAR FUNCTIONS (20 Lessons)

Unit 5 - SYSTEMS OF LINEAR EQUATIONS (19 Lessons)

Unit 6 - EXPONENTS AND SCIENTIFIC NOTATION (10 Lessons)

Unit 7 - PARALLEL LINES, TRANSVERSALS, AND TRIANGLES(9 Lessons)

Unit 8 - CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS(18 Lessons)

Unit 9 - PATTERNS OF ASSOCIATION IN BIVARIATE DATA(7 Lessons)

Unit 10 - SLOPE REVISITED(3 Lessons)

Unit 11 - VOLUME OF CYLINDERS, CONES, AND SPHERES(2 Lessons)

Unit 12 - POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING (12 Lessons)

Unit 13 - QUADRATIC FUNCTIONS (9 Lessons)

Introduction to solving equations

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:Review solving equations while focusing on maintaining equivalence across the equal sign.

11 Resources

33 Favorites

11 Resources

33 Favorites

Solving Equations- Distributive Property

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:Give a little love! Get kids to distribute to every term within the parentheses while solving equations.

12 Resources

17 Favorites

12 Resources

17 Favorites

Collect like terms first

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:CLEAN UP YOUR ROOM! Get kids to collect like terms as part of solving equations.

12 Resources

13 Favorites

12 Resources

13 Favorites

Fractional coefficients

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:Get kids to play matchmaker by matching up fractional coefficients with their perfect match... another fraction with whom they become 1. :)

15 Resources

6 Favorites

15 Resources

6 Favorites

Variables on both sides (Day 1 of 2)

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:Let kids become the kings/queens of Algebra Land by declaring which side of the equation is Variable Land and which side is Constant Land.

11 Resources

44 Favorites

11 Resources

44 Favorites

Variables on both sides (Day 2 of 2)

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:We talking 'bout PRACTICE! Get kids to get fluent with solving equations.

15 Resources

5 Favorites

15 Resources

5 Favorites

Assessment #2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:TEST!

9 Resources

5 Favorites

9 Resources

5 Favorites

Understand one, infinite, or no solutions (Part 1 of 2)

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:Is the equation sign lying, or telling us something we already knew? Explore and understand one, infinite, or no solutions.

13 Resources

60 Favorites

13 Resources

60 Favorites

Understand one, infinite, or no solutions (Part 2 of 2)

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:Push kids to create their own equations that have one, infinite, or no solutions, and unleash their math knowledge and creativity.

18 Resources

16 Favorites

18 Resources

16 Favorites

Apply algebra to solve problems (Part 1 of 2)

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:To what can we assign x? And how might we set up equations to solve for x? Set the foundation for algebraic thinking.

13 Resources

5 Favorites

13 Resources

5 Favorites

Apply algebra to solve problems (Part 2 of 2)

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:To what can we assign x? And how might we set up equations to solve for x? Set the foundation for algebraic thinking.

13 Resources

3 Favorites

13 Resources

3 Favorites

Assessment #3

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:Using equations to model relationships and solve problems is a necessary skill for students to master in Algebra 1.

14 Resources

2 Favorites

14 Resources

2 Favorites

Equations with mixed numbers and fractions

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:Don't discriminate against fractions! Use what kids know about fractions and mixed numbers to solve complex equations.

13 Resources

8 Favorites

13 Resources

8 Favorites

Solve for a given variable (Part 1 of 2)

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:You have a mission - isolate ONE variable out of many. Treat every other variable like a constant.

14 Resources

5 Favorites

14 Resources

5 Favorites

Solve for a given variable (Part 2 of 2)

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:You have a mission - isolate ONE variable out of many. Treat every other variable like a constant.

12 Resources

4 Favorites

12 Resources

4 Favorites

Assessment #4

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS

Big Idea:Using equations to model relationships and solve problems, as well as fluency in solving equations, is a necessary skill for students to master in Algebra 1.

12 Resources

2 Favorites

12 Resources

2 Favorites