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127 reviewed resources for pre algebra vocabulary

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Variable Machine

For Teachers 4th - 6th
What a fantastic way to teach your pre-algebra class about variables! All you need is two strips of paper per student to create "variable machines." They write the alphabet on one strip, and number zero-25 down the other, wrapping each...
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Pre-K Mathematics

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st Standards
Kick-start children's education with this pre-school math unit. Offering 31 different hands-on learning activities that develop young mathematicians' pattern and shape recognition, basic number sense, and much more, this is a must-have...
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Multiplying Whole Numbers - Pre Algebra Help

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
This clip demonstrates the process by which an individual can multiply whole numbers. The numbers are stacked vertically then multiplied one at a time. Academic vocabulary is used throughout.
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Elk Street

For Teachers 6th Standards
Fund raise with algebraic expressions. The sixth grade unit introduces individuals to using variables to represent numbers in algebraic expressions and equations. Pupils use eight lessons to build their knowledge of using variables...
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Transformations in the Coordinate Plane

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Your learners connect the new concepts of transformations in the coordinate plane to their previous knowledge using the solid vocabulary development in this unit. Like a foreign language, mathematics has its own set of vocabulary terms...
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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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Scales of Equality

For Teachers 8th - 9th Standards
Using the proportional relationship between objects on a scale and the concepts of equity and equality, learners analyze, write, and balance algebra equations. Balanced scales help the learners explore the abstract concepts involved in...
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Picture Frames and Algebra

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Middle schoolers create a method for finding the area of a fame for a picture and then transfer their shared methods into algebraic expressions. They develop the algebraic language to communicate and solve problems effectively and use...
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Pre-Algebra Vocabulary Crossword

For Students 8th - 9th
In this pre-algebra activity, students answer questions on basic algebra vocabulary to complete a crossword puzzle.  The one page interactive activity contains eight clues and is self checking.
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Stories That Formulas Tell

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Learn the stories a formula holds. An interesting lesson takes a unique approach to teach how to use formulas. Beginning with a formula, learners predict what the variables stand for and then use the formula to make calculations and tell...
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Problem Solving Model

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Use a vocabulary chart to introduce math functions. The class defines a list of mathematical vocabulary terms on a worksheet, as well as completes equations and expressions. They examine word problems and practice transcribing them into...
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Mastering Math Vocabulary

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students develop math vocabulary by chapter. For this math vocabulary lesson, students develop a notebook of math words and their definitions for each chapter throughout the year. They use these words to further understanding of math...
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Solutions

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Scientists require specific chemical solutions for their experiments. In the seventh and final installment in a series that integrates chemistry and algebra II, scholars learn to set up a system of equations to solve the volume of a...
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Mathematics Vocabulary Journal

For Teachers 7th
Define the important words related to the lesson at hand. Your class solves puzzles and problems using math vocabulary words. They present their definitions using PowerPoint.
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Algebraic Properties

For Teachers 5th - 9th
Students are introduced to the basic algebraic properties then build, draw and explain area models.  In this algebraic properties lesson, students work in groups to complete a worksheet then discuss what it means to be a property in...
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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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Algebra...Your Second Language

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Help learners translate word problems into algebraic equations. They will rewrite words using symbols and evaluate algebraic expressions using real life scenarios, animation sequences, video presentations, and activities to help students...
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The Distributive Property 2

For Students 5th - 7th
This video is great preparation for order of operations and linear equations. There are two videos on the distributive property of multiplication. The first one showed why distribution works. This one shows the process in a clear and...
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The Distributive Property 1

For Students 5th - 7th
Elementary schoolers observe Sal evaluate the expression 4(8+3) and then use the distributive property to solve it. Using different colors to make the process clear, Sal explains not only how to use the distributive property but, with...
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Describing the Meaning of Percent 2

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Sal uses two 100 cubes and continues the process of describing what percents mean. He shades the cubes to show 109%, reviews vocabulary, and references the connection between percents, fractions, and decimals. Great for introducing the...
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Determining the Atomic Mass of Elements in a Compound Using Matrices

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Scholars apply concepts learned in both Algebra II and Chemistry to answer the questions on the provided worksheet. The activity allows for extra practice in both classes and helps connect concepts usually taught in isolation. The...
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Incredible Integers!

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
There are three parts to this lesson plan on integers. In the first, learners explore positive and negative numbers on an actual painter's tape number line and by playing a "Hot Seat" game. In part two, they view a BrainPop video and...
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Picture Frames and Algebra

For Teachers 8th - 9th
Learners evaluate the area of a picture frame and write algebraic representations. For this algebra lesson, students work in groups to find the area of different picture frames.  Learners then write algebraic expressions and present then...
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Basic Geometry Vocabulary

For Students 10th
For this geometry worksheet, 10th graders match basic vocabulary words relating to angles, circles, quadrilaterals, and transformations in a drag and drop game format.  The one page interactive worksheet contains twenty matching...