## Unit 6.13 TTG Area and Combining Like Terms.docx - Section 5: Closure and Ticket to Go

Unit 6.13 TTG Area and Combining Like Terms.docx

# Area and Combining Like Terms

Unit 6: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
Lesson 13 of 20

## Big Idea: How do you represent the area of different blocks? What’s the difference between 2x and x squared? Students use their knowledge of area to combine like terms using algebra tiles.

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Math, Algebra, equivalent algebraic expressions, Expressions (Algebra), combining like terms, area of rectangle, 6th grade, master teacher project, algebra tiles
50 minutes

### Andrea Palmer

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