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When teaching linear equations in 8th grade, where do I start for CC?

Oct 29, 2013 11:16am

How can I relate what their going to learn to everyday life to get my students hooked?

  • Math
  • 6-8
  • Planning

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    • Oct 30, 2013 12:38am

      Thank you. I appreciate your guidance.

      • Dec 7, 2013 1:22pm

        I'd show them patterns as well, Patterns that show increasing or decreasing changes and no changes at all. Have them connect concepts using pictoral-table-graph-rule representations and not necessarily in that order sometimes.

        • Dec 12, 2013 8:24am

          Thank you for your continued assistance Michael and Lauren. It is appreciated.