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#### Model a Real-Life Situation Using a System of Linear Equations

Ah, the dreaded systems of equations word problem. Probably one of the best ways to connect algebra to the real-world, here is a video that goes through the steps on how to detect key words and create two equations that model the scenario.

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#### Real Life Situations

Pupils investigate different equations and think critically how they could represent a real-life situation. They should write a word problem to coincide with the given equations. The lesson requires students to use critical thinking skills.

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#### Describe a Real-World Situation with an Equation

Math is real life and when given a word problem, the narrator talks through the steps to create an equation. The steps are broken down and the set up is explain. The equation is never solved, but have your learners solve it on their own.

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#### Real Life Parallels

There's no parallel to a great resource. Scholars take part in three lessons in which they investigate parallel lines in real-world situations. They search for and take pictures of parallel lines in and around the school, develop artwork...

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#### Compare More Than Two Positive or Negative Numbers in Real-World Situations

Money and integers is a classic way to relate negative and positive numbers to real life. Use a number line to organize different amounts of money to see who has the most. Use the line again for negative numbers to see who has the most...

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#### Invertible or Not?

Two for one—create an invertible and non-invertible function from the same data. The task presents a function table with missing outputs for the class to use to create two functions. One of the functions should have an inverse while the...

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#### Class Commission

Simulate a real-life situation with a project proposal activity for an art installation. Learners look at work by Joe Fafard and examine his website for information about public art displays. They also search for other proposals for...

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#### Interpret The Rate of Change /Slope in the Context of Everyday Life

Find slope all around us and calculate the rate of change during this video that uses real-life situations. Your learners will start by creating a table to see how each change creates the pieces of slope. Plug that slope into your...

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#### Real-Life Problems

How much does it cost to mail this letter? Scholars approach the real-life scenario of adding postage as they practice introductory addition. Each letter has a total amount it needs, and learners draw in the appropriately-priced stamps...

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#### Coping with Bullying Lesson Plan: Strategies for Real-Life Situations

Offer young scholars strategies for dealing with bullies with help from BrainPop Jr.'s favorite characters, Annie and Moby. Youngsters watch a video, take part in a grand conversation, and play a game designed to reinforce coping skills...

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#### The Class Trip

Mrs. Moore's class is trying to earn money for a trip to the science museum, but how much more do they need? Solve this problem with your own class as they develop their ability to model real-life situations algebraically. As an added...

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#### The Smart Son

Grab your youngsters' attention by reading the poem, "Smart" by Shel Silverstein. The son in the poem was not smart in how he handled his money. Mathematics whizzes help him out by using ratio problems to re-calculate his money exchange....

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#### Logistic Growth Model, Abstract Version

Here learners get to flex some serious algebraic muscles through an investigation of logistic growth. The properties of the constant terms in the logistic growth formula are unraveled in a short but content-dense activity. Moving...

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#### Graphing Real World Situations

Students solve linear equations using graphs. In this algebra lesson, students depict real life situation using lines and functions. They identify the slope, data and predict graphing behavior.

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#### Real Life Graphs

In this real life graphs worksheet, students examine graphs and determine the equation of a line. They interpret distance time graphs and draw graphs to match a real life situations. This three-page worksheet contains 3 multi-step problems.

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#### The Real Numbers and Subsets of the Real Numbers

Mathematicians separate numbers into subsets. In this algebra lesson, they define and differentiate numbers according to real numbers and integers, fractions, and rational numbers.

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#### Real-Life Problems, Working with Decimals #2

It's all about decimals in these word problems, which have scholars apply math to scenarios they will likely come across later in life. Working with multi-digit numbers and decimals to the hundredths place, learners must determine the...

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#### Using Unique Triangles to Solve Real-World and Mathematical Problems

How can congruent triangles help mark a soccer field? This is just one question your classes can answer after solving the real-world problems in the lesson. Each example posed through a word problem elicits higher order thinking and...

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#### Expressions for Real-Life Situations: Shopping for Sisters

Shopping for a resource on writing algebraic expressions? Look no further. Pupils use an interactive to drag shirts and pants out of a shopping bag. They create and evaluate an expression to represent the cost of the clothes.

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#### Jon and Charlie's Run

Let's use math to solve an argument. Jon and Charlie are debating about who can run farther, but who is right? That's what your class will figure out as they apply their understanding of fractions to this real-life situation. A simple,...

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#### Interpret the Rate of Change (Slope) within the Context of Everyday Life

With math all around us, your learners will see they can create an equation to model different situations. From fundraising to a cell phone plan, your mathematicians can find the starting point b, plug in the rate of change m, and create...

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#### Drawing Conclusions from Two Poems

Ninth graders examine the themes of two poems and apply the themes to real-life situations. They follow along with a teacher read aloud and respond in writing to questions about the poetry. Also, they write an essay comparing another...

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#### Adding Integers

Your sixth and seventh graders deepen their understanding of a number line and adding integers in this concrete, hands-on activity. Learners play "Warehouse Puzzle" and then discuss their game strategies and the characteristics...

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#### Utilizing Writing Techniques in Problem Solving

Apply scholars' writing skills to a real-life problem: litter on campus. This lesson requires groups to use digital cameras to take pictures of litter they see on school grounds. Each group then develops "before" posters with pictures...