Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Basic Algebra and Computers: Spreadsheets, Charts, and Simple Line Graphs

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Students, while in the computer lab, assess how to use Microsoft Excel as a "graphing calculator." They view visual representations of line graphs in a Cartesian plane while incorporating basic skills for using Excel productively.
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Awareness of Pre-algebra Concepts

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students demonstrate different algebraic equations using Borenson's Hands-On Equation materials. They work in a cooperative group to solve algebraic equations.
Unit Plan
Education Development Center

#### Language of Algebra

For Teachers 5th - 8th Standards
Don't rush into algebra, let learners visualize, guess, and predict their way to a successful math career. The introductory unit incorporates beginner algebraic concepts with shapes instead of variables. Young mathematicians use a...
Lesson Plan
West Contra Costa Unified School District

#### Derivative – Standard Definition

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
Making a clear connection to algebra concepts helps learners understand the definition of a derivative. The lesson begins with looking at limits of simple linear and rational functions, and leads to the definition of the derivative....
Unit Plan
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Mathematics Vision Project

#### Module 7: Connecting Algebra and Geometry

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
The coordinate plane links key geometry and algebra concepts in this approachable but rigorous unit. The class starts by developing the distance formula from the Pythagorean Theorem, then moves to applications of slope. Activities...
Instructional Video9:52
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3Blue1Brown

#### Vectors, What Even Are They? | Essence of Linear Algebra, Chapter 1

For Students 11th - Higher Ed Standards
Take a look at vectors as geometric objects and then as an algebraic concept. The second video in a series of 15 introduces the vector using three perspectives: the physics, computer science, and mathematical. The resource shows the...
Instructional Video4:42
Krista King Math

#### Substitution to Solve a System of Two Equations

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Apply different algebraic concepts to solve a system of equations using substitution. The video tutorial explains each step of the process. The instructor then shows how to check the solution to ensure it is the proper answer.
Lesson Plan
Illustrative Mathematics

#### Regular Tessellations of the Plane

For Teachers 9th - 11th Standards
Bringing together the young artists and the young organizers in your class, this instructional activity takes that popular topic of tessellations and gives it algebraic roots. After covering a few basic properties and definitions,...
Instructional Video4:40
Mathispower4u

#### The Difference Quotient (Quadratic Function) Example 3

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Take an example out of more advanced math. Pupils observe how basic algebraic concepts help solve expressions from higher level math courses. The video from a Mathispower4u Algebra 1 series shows the evaluation and simplification of the...
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Polynomials

For Students 8th - 9th
In this worksheet, students solve and complete 32 various types of problems. Included are problems on simplifying polynomials, factoring, graphing equations by plotting points, and simplifying expressions using the rules of...
Unit Plan
Mathematics Vision Project

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Inquiry-based learning and investigations form the basis of a deep understanding of quadratic functions in a very thorough unit plan.  Learners develop recursive and closed methods for representing real-life situations, then apply these...
PPT
Curated OER

#### Who Wants to Win Millions: Variables

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Lead your class on an exploration of basic algebra using this resource. As part of a game, learners answer algebra questions involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
Instructional Video2:42
Curated OER

#### Area of a Parallelogram - Geometry Help

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Work the problem shown in this video to learn how to determine the area of a parallelogram. Basic algebra, area, and the Pythagorean Theorem are used to find the missing value and solve the problem of area.
Assessment
Charleston School District

#### Pre-Test Unit 4: Linear Funcitons

For Students 8th Standards
Let your classes show you what they know! Use this pre-test to assess the current knowledge of your learners. The assessment includes all pre-algebra concepts related to functions: writing and graphing linear relationships, comparing...
Assessment
Concord Consortium

#### Swimming Pool II

For Students 10th - 12th Standards
Combine geometry and algebra concepts to solve a modeling problem. Young scholars consider the effect surface area has on volume. They write a cubic function to model the possible volume given a specific surface area and then determine...
Instructional Video1:05
Curated OER

#### Multiplying Monomials

For Students 7th - 9th
Multiply polynomials with Sal Khan! In this one-minute video, Sal describes what a monomial is, and how it can be used to express the area of a rectangle.
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Awareness of Pre-Algebra Concepts

For Teachers 3rd - 7th
Students demonstrate how to solve various algebraic equations. In this pre-algebra lesson, students work in teams and use Borenson's Hands-On Equations materials to solve algebraic equations.
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Year 6 Booster

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this beginning algebra worksheet, learners are provided with a math problem and solution, but one number in the problem or answer is missing. Students fill in the missing number. Some of the problems could have multiple answers. There...
Handout
Curated OER

#### Math Review: Algebraic Operations

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Need to prep your science learners in math? Here is a resource that serves as a review guide to support your scientists with the math they need to be successful in chemistry. Comes with basic algebraic problems and a review of some...
Instructional Video2:02
Curated OER

#### Complex Numbers - Algebra Help

For Teachers 7th - 10th
The foil method had been used for years as a way to remember how to simplify complex numbers. This process is demonstrated step-by-step, slowly so the learner will be able to follow along as the instructor solves the problem. Intended...
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### How Does Your Population Grown?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Do you know how the population has grown of your community? Can you predict the population over the next half century? Can we find an algebraic model that matches our data? These along with many more questions can be researched by...
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Working With Equations

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students create a mathematical formula to help plan ration supplies for a polar expedition. Using basic algebra skills, students identify the variables in planning for rations. They create an equation to help plan the expedition....
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Mr. P's Life

For Students 7th - 10th
With only indirect information, can your mathematicians figure out how old Mr. P is? This secondary mathematics instructional activity has algebra students examining 9 pieces of information about Mr. P's life, each of which is integral...
Assessment
Los Angeles County Office of Education

#### California State Standards: Algebra I

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Starting a year of Algebra I? This mighty packet practices all of the major topics with different ranges of difficulty. Standards include everything from linear to quadratic to rational expressions. Use it in a variety of ways to...