Q1,W7: September 24-28

TeacherKristin Andreason
Subject Area8th Grade Intensive Math
Grade Level8
Week #Seven
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 be able to successfully solve one-step equations.
  • Students will learn the process for solving two-step equations.
  • Students will understand that when solving two-step equations, we must first eliminate the constant and then eliminate the coefficient.
Classroom Activities

Monday/Tuesday:

  • Students will play Trashketball solving one-step equations.
  • I will teach two-step equations, with students filling in a guided notes page.
  • We will do practice examples together.

Wednesday:

  • Students will do a Kahoot on exponents to study for their test in core class.

Thursday/Friday:

  • We will finish the notes on two-step equations and do more practice examples.
  • Students will do a two-step equations placemat activity.
Assignments Due
  • Two-step equations placemat due by the end of class on Th/Fri September 27/28.
Additional Resources

All IEP and ESOL accommodations will be provided daily.