Sketching Graphs for Real-World Situations

Unit 1: Linear and Nonlinear Functions
Lesson 7 of 13

Objective: SWBAT sketch graphs to model real-world situations and to justify their sketches using key vocabulary.

Big Idea: What will happen to the length of an object's shadow throughout the day? Students discuss this and other questions and attempt to represent these relationships using graph sketches.

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Math, linear functions, Algebra, Linear and Nonlinear Equations, Graphing, linear and nonlinear functions
  100 minutes
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