## Reflection: Joy So Many Solutions - Inequalities - Section 2: Class Notes

I am attaching the Cornell Notes we used this year to introduce inequalities. Students take notes almost every day in composition notebooks they are expected to take home to study. The notes are also meant to help them complete their homework. We started the notes section of class by defining “inequality”. I spent longer this year sharing out (and asking students to share out) examples of verbal inequalities and translating them on white boards. By making a “race” out of “e-racing” what we write on the board, students stay engaged and motivated to continue working on white boards.

Having 90 minutes this year for each math lesson also means I use my time to check for understanding as often as possible. Thus, I am also attaching the CFU assignments students completed. The “Sprint” was timed (3 minutes) and completed first. Then, students were given 5 minutes to complete the translations on the front of the paper independently.

Joy: E-Races and CFUs

# So Many Solutions - Inequalities

Unit 4: Multi-step Equations, Inequalities, and Factoring
Lesson 11 of 20

## Big Idea: students work in pairs and groups of 4 to solve inequalities and identify possible integer value answers

Print Lesson
2 teachers like this lesson
Standards:
Subject(s):
50 minutes

### Yazmin Chavira MTP

##### Similar Lessons

###### Graph Inequalities on a Number Line
7th Grade Math » Expressions and Equations
Big Idea: Number lines represent solutions to inequalities (and equations).
Favorites(23)
Resources(15)
New Orleans, LA
Environment: Urban

###### Word Problems with Equations
7th Grade Math » Equations
Big Idea: Lots of steps...that's okay! Identify the variable and then re-read the problem to determine what is happening to the variable.
Favorites(24)
Resources(15)
Elon, NC
Environment: Suburban

###### Solving Inequalities
7th Grade Math » Equations and Inequalities
Big Idea: Do students understand what the solution to an inequality is?
Favorites(44)
Resources(15)
Columbus, OH
Environment: Urban