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Early Algebra

Color Math (Color Math provides practice writing and balancing equations)

Color Math 1.pdf
Color Math 2.pdf
Color Math 3.pdf
Color Math 4.pdf
Color Math 5.pdf
Color Math 6.pdf
Color Math 7.pdf

Meaning of the Equal Sign

Lesson Plans

Grades K - 2

Balancing Act
Buttons! Buttons!
Calculating Patterns
Number Cents: Making Change

Grades 3 - 5

Calculation Nation(supplemental)<
Chairs Around the Table
Factor Game
Growing Patterns
Petals Around the Rose
Running Races
Slush Rush
Understanding Distance, Speed and Time Relationships
The Variable Machine

Grades 6 - 8

Bagel Algebra
Building Bridges
Golden Ratio
How Did I Move?
Multiply Integers Using Videotape
Orbiting Satellites
Analyzing Numeric and Geometric Patterns of Paper Pool
Supreme Court Handshake

Grades 9 - 12

Allow Me 2 Reiterate
Barbie Bungee
Building Connections
Dirt Bike Dilemma
Do I Have to Mow the Whole Thing?
Domain Representations
Rediscovering the Patterns in Pick's Theorems
Smokey Bear Takes Algebra
Talk or Text
There Has to be a System for this Sweet Problem
Trout Pond Population
Walk the Plank