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6th Grade Math Vocabulary Cards

For Teachers 6th Standards
Build math vocabulary with a collection of flashcards designed to support the Houghton Mifflin sixth grade math curriculum. Eight sets of cards cover a multitude of concepts. Terms appear alongside their definition and labeled picture...
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Read and Write an Algebraic Expression Containing a Variable

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
How do you write five less than a number as a mathematical expression? Show algebra learners how to read and write algebraic expressions by using variables with this introductory video. The first in a series, the video models how to...
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Multiplying Polynomials Using Algebra Tiles

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Tiles are not just for algebra—see how they can help with multiplication too. Young mathematicians learn to use algebra tiles to model the multiplication of polynomials. A follow-up worksheet provides practice with the skill.
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Basic Algebra: Evaluate Expressions

For Students 9th - 11th
In this expressions worksheet, students explore basic algebra vocabulary and observe examples of solving basic algebraic equations. Afterward, students solve or simplify given algebraic equations. This four-page worksheet contains 12...
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Algebraic Expressions—The Commutative and Associative Properties

For Students 9th - 10th Standards
Who says math is boring? Turn dry concepts like properties and vocabulary into an interesting lesson! Examine the commutative and associative properties of addition and multiplication using geometric reinforcement. Through collaboration,...
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Introduction to Algebraic Equations

For Students 7th - 9th Standards
The concept of equality can be harder to understand than it seems. Help your classes by showing a video on the concept of equal expression. Of course, equal expressions create an equation, and that is the conclusion scholars make by the...
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Saxon Math: Algebra 2 (Section 1)

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
This first of twelve algebra 2 resources provides a broad review of many algebra 1 concepts through a number of separable lessons and labs. Starting with the real number system and its subsystems, the sections quickly but thoroughly move...
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Saxon Math: Algebra 2 (Section 8)

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Section eight of the twelve-part series continues the trend towards a higher level of algebraic rigor. Emphasis on graphing and interpreting results reigns supreme in this section, be the graphs piecewise, logarithmic, or radical....
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Solving Algebraic Equations and Inequalities

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Solve algebraic equations and inequalities. Work in small groups to understand and solve a number of simple algebraic equations and inequalities. Then create a PowerPoint presentation that includes the problems solved and the method used...
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Adding and Subtracting Polynomials Using Algebra Tiles

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Scholars learn how using algebra tiles to add and subtract polynomials can model how to combine polynomials. They use their newfound knowledge to complete a worksheet of problems.
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Dividing Polynomials Using Algebra Tiles

For Teachers 8th - 11th Standards
Discover how algebra tiles can help in dividing polynomials. Pupils watch as instructors demonstrate how to use algebra tiles to solve problems involving the division of a quadratic expression by a linear expression. Once they get the...
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Write Equivalent Expressions Using Visual/Area Model

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Help your students learn to identify when two expression are equivalent by learning how to write them. The video is the first in a progressive series where the narrator uses tiles as a visual model for simple algebraic expressions....
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Vocabulary Representation (Grade 5)

For Students 5th Standards
Support math vocabulary with a reference sheet designed for fifth grade scholars. Three pages offer 13 terms accompanied by their definition and a picture representation. Terms include equation, perpendicular, ordered pair, and more! 
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Saxon Math: Algebra 2 (Section 11)

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
As we approach the end of the Saxon math sections, the 11th of 12 units begins the process of summarizing and combining material from the previous lessons. The relationships between functions and their transformations are investigated,...
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Saxon Math: Algebra 2 (Section 2)

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
This second of twelve algebra 2 units continues the first section's emphasis on matrices and using technology tools. Through these lessons, the class will manipulate polynomials and solve systems of equations, convert units, find...
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Saxon Math: Algebra 2 (Section 7)

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Section seven of twelve turns the mathematical eye toward higher-level concepts. From radians in the unit circle to the complex number system, logarithms to advanced factoring methods, this lesson—just past the halfway point in the...
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Solving for Unknown Angles Using Equations III

For Students 7th Standards
Challenge your classes to combine geometric and algebraic concepts with an activity that builds on concepts learned in the first three lessons of the series. The fourth part asks scholars to identify geometric angle relationships and use...
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Polynomial Vocabulary - Concept

For Students 8th - 10th
Getting the vocabulary straight is the first step to understanding polynomials. The video provides the basic vocabulary to describe polynomials. The resource links the vocabulary to the classification of polynomials both by degree and...
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Evaluating and Simplifying Expressions

For Teachers 6th - 9th Standards
Discover how algebra tiles help evaluate expressions. Scholars learn to use algebra tiles to substitute values in for variables and evaluate expressions. The included worksheet contains a set of evaluation problems to assess individuals'...
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Solving for an Unknown Variable

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Review the algebra concept of solving an equation for a specific variable using equations from chemistry. The skills are applicable in future lessons in the series.
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Formulas and Literal Equations

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Game on! A game and a video demonstrate the importance of formulas and literal equations for beginning learners. Pairs play a game in which they race to solve equations on the front board. Guided practice reinforces the concepts of...
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Algebra: Introduction to Algebra

For Teachers 8th - 12th
That old math tutor from is back and he is here to introduce the concept of algebra. This clip is actually quite clear and informative. Variables, constants, and algebra are defined along side solid examples. This clip would be good for...
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Plotting Points and Naming Quadrants - Concept

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Did you know that a fly started the idea of the coordinate plane? A video introduces the Cartesian Coordinate Plane and the vocabulary associated with it. The resource provides the procedure in which to plot a point along with...
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Module 3: Polynomial Functions

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
An informative module highlights eight polynomial concepts. Learners work with polynomial functions, expressions, and equations through graphing, simplifying, and solving.