Q1, W9: October 8-12

TeacherKristin Andreason
Subject Area8th Grade Intensive Math
Grade Level8
Week #Nine
Unit of InstructionUnit 2: Solving Multi-Step Equations
Standard(s) Taught
  • MAFS.8.EE.3.7:  Solve linear equations in one variable.  Solve linear equations with rational number coefficients, including equations whose solutions require expanding expressions using the distributive property and collecting like terms.
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria
  • Students will understand the process of solving equations by isolating the variable
  • Students will be able to successfully isolate the variable in an equation by using inverse operations
  • Students will solve equations correctly by correctly adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing positive and negative numbers
Classroom Activities

Monday/Tuesday:

  • Students will work on completing any unfinished assignments (Clock scavenger hunt, one-step equations race worksheet, two-step equations maze)
  • When complete, students will do a Mathspace assignment (One-step equations with addition and subtraction)
  • After that, students will work on iReady

Wednesday:

  • Students will do a worksheet on One-step Equations Using Subtraction (which has three different types of subtraction equations in separate sections and then in the final section, they will be all mixed together)

Thursday/Friday:

  • Students will start or complete the Mathspace (One-step Equations with Addition and Subtraction)
  • Students will work on iReady
  • Students will play Jeopardy on solving one and two-step equations
Assignments Due
  • Mathspace on One-step Equations with Addition and Subtraction due Friday, October 12
  • One-step Equations Using Subtraction worksheet due Friday, October 12
Additional Resources

All IEP and ESOL accommodations will be provided daily.