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Math
8th Grade Math (Christa Lemily)
Unit
8
Unit 1: First Days of School
Unit 2: Exponents and Radicals
Unit 3: Solving Linear Equations in One Variable
Unit 4: Pythagorean Theorem
Unit 5: Functions
Unit 6: Transformations
Unit 7: Linear Equations in two Variables
Unit 8: Solving Simultaneous Linear Equations
Lesson
3
LESSON 1: Unit Project: The Tortoise and the Hare Day 1 of 2
LESSON 2: Pennies Lab Introduction to Systems of Equations Day 1 of 2
LESSON 3: Pennies Lab Introduction to Systems of Equations Day 2 of 2
LESSON 4: Baseball Helmets Day 1 of 2
LESSON 5: Baseball Helmets Day 2 of 2
LESSON 6: Classifying Solutions to Linear Equations Formative Assessment Lesson Day 1 of 3
LESSON 7: Classifying Solutions to Linear Equations Formative Assessment Lesson Day 2 of 3
LESSON 8: Classifying Solutions to Linear Equations Formative Assessment Lesson Day 3 of 3
LESSON 9: Unit Project: The Tortoise and the Hare Day 2 of 2
LESSON 10: Introducing Linear Combinations (Elimination Method)
LESSON 11: Introducing Solving Systems of Equations by Substitution
LESSON 12: Battleship Activity Day 1 of 2
LESSON 13: Battles Ship Activity Day 2 of 2
LESSON 14: Systems of Simultaneous Linear Equations Unit Exam Day 1 of 2
LESSON 15: Systems of Simultaneous Linear Equations Unit Exam Day 2 of 2
Objective
Bellringer - Warm up
Student Lead Presentations
Wrapping Up the Lesson: Extra Practice and Homework
Pennies Lab Introduction to Systems of Equations Day 2 of 2
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Objective
SWBAT develop a system of equations to solve a hands on problem solving based activity.
Big Idea
Introduce systems of equations with a lab that keeps them guessing and engaged with a real world challenge.
Lesson Author
Christa Lemily
Bowling Green, KY
Grade Level
Eighth grade
Subjects
Math
Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Algebra
solving equations
Linear and Nonlinear Equations
Standards
8.EE.C.8
Analyze and solve pairs of simultaneous linear equations.
8.EE.C.8a
Understand that solutions to a system of two linear equations in two variables correspond to points of intersection of their graphs, because points of intersection satisfy both equations simultaneously.
MP1
Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
MP3
Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.
MP4
Model with mathematics.
MP7
Look for and make use of structure.
Bellringer - Warm up
15 minutes
Student Lead Presentations
20 minutes
Wrapping Up the Lesson: Extra Practice and Homework
15 minutes
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Lesson Author
Christa Lemily
Bowling Green, KY
Grade Level
Eighth grade
Subjects
Math
Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Algebra
solving equations
Linear and Nonlinear Equations
Time
50 Minutes
Standards
8.EE.C.8
8.EE.C.8a
MP1
MP3
MP4
MP7
License
Licensed under Creative Commons (
CC BY-NC 4.0
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