Algebra I

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Smart Notebook Files

General Graphing Files
     
1.  First Quadrant Graph

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2.  Four Quadrant Graph

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3.  Learning to Graph Coordinates


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4.  Graphing Inequalities (x<a)


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Communicator Template
5.  Algebraic Functions - Smart Notebook


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6.  Transformation of Functions


transformation
     
  7.  Scatterplots and Lines of Best Fit


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Integers and Rational Numbers
1.  Addition of Signed Numbers
2.  Subtraction of Signed Numbers
3.  Multiplication/Division of Signed Numbers
     
4.  Multiplying with Variables
5.  Working with a Variable
6.  Simplifying Expressions
Simplifying Expression Activity Sheet
     
7.  Solving One Step Equations
8.  Division of Signed Numbers


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9.  Addition and Subtraction of Polynomials
Do Now
Student Activity Sheet
Assignment
Smart Notebook File

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Mathematical Properties
  1. Distributive Property


Communicator Template
 

   

Linear Equations, Inequalities, and Functions
1.  Thinking About a Balanced Scale
2.  Solving One Step Equations with Algebra Tiles
3.  1 Part Lesson On Solving Equations


Assignment
     
  3 Part Lesson on Solving Equations  
4.  Part I Lesson

Answer Key
Transparency
Powerpoint
Smart Notebook File
5.  Part II Lesson

Answer Key
Powerpoint
Smart Notebook File
6.  Part III Lesson

Answer Key
Powerpoint
Smart Notebook File
 
 
7.  Learning to Write Equations for Lines Using Slope Intercept Form


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Centimeter Grid Paper With Axis
8.  Hands-On Equations


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Hands-On Equation Worksheets
9.  Function Machine


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Communicator Template
     
10.  Graphing Linear Graphs by Intercepts


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Six 10 by 10 Graphs Communicator Template
11.  Real World Slope-Intercept Problems


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12.  Writing Lines of Best Fit

Lesson Description

Student Graphs and Assignment

     
13.  Solving Inequality Statements

Directions

Position on Number Line
14.  Follow Up Lesson on Solving Inequality Statements

Directions

Students Handout with Answers
15.  Solving Inequalities by Multiplication and Division - 1


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16.  Solving Inequalities by Multiplication and Division - 2


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17.  Solving Inequalities in Multi-Steps


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18.  Introduction to Graphing Compound Inequalities

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  19.  Practice Graphing Compound Inequalities


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Communicator Template
 
     
20 Working With Inequalities Powerpoint


21.  Review Graphing Inequalties - Single and Multi-Step Problems


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22.  Review Graphing Inequalities and Compound Inequalities


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23.  Learning to Graph Linear Inequalities



24.  Determining Rates of Change from Pictures, Graphs, and Tables



25.  Introduction to Graphing a Linear Equation


Directions

Six 10 x 10 grids labeled by twos
     
26. Introduction to a System of Equations using Graphing and Tables


Directions

Student Handout
27.  Solving Absolute Value Inequalities


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28.  Solving Absolute Value Equations


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29.  Solving a System of Equations Graphically



30. Solving a System of Linear Equations by Graphing


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Six Small Graphs for Solving a System of Linear Equations Graphically Template

31.    Solving a System of Linear Equations by Using Tables


     
32.  Drawing a Picture of an Equation

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Six 10 x 10 graphs for Drawing a Picture of an Equation
33.  Drawing a Picture of an Equation - 2


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34.  Describing the Domain and Range of a Linear Equation


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35.  Creating and Drawing a Line using the Intercepts


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36.  Developing Slope-Intercept and Standard Form for a Straight Line


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37.  Solving a System of Equations by Substitution


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38.  Solving a System of Equations by Substitution - 2

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Handout and Homework Assignment
39.  Solving a System of Equation by Elimination

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(Developed by Ms. Wills)


40 Solving Word Problems that Represent Systems of Linear Equations

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Individual Problems

Directions
     
  40a.  Solving Word Problems that Represent Systems of Linear Equations using Tables

Directions
 
     
41.  Writing An Equation for a Line Using Point Slope Form


Assignment




42.  Writing An Equation for a Line Using Point Slope Form - 2 (Review of Slope Intercept Form)


Assignment


43.  Write Linear Equations in Slope-Intercept Form


     
44.  Writing Equations in Standard Form


Do Now and Assignment
44a.  Writing Equations in Standard Form

Round Robin

Round Robin Answers

Directions

Large Coordinate Grid
45.  Use Linear Equations in Slope-Intercept Form


     
  46. Discovering the Equation of a Line


 
     
     
47. Creating Stories About Graphs

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Handout for Graphs for Creating Strories for Graphs

48. Creating a Drawing of a Line using Slope and the y-Intercept


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49.  Graphing a Line by Slope and Y-Intercept


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Graphing a Line by Slope and Y-Intercept
     
50 Learning to Write Equations of Lines

51 Developing an Understanding for Direct Variation


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Word Wall for Developing an Understanding for Direct Variation

52.  Alternate Developing an Understanding for Direct Variation

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Word Wall for Developing an Understanding for Direct Variation

Handout for Alternate Developing an Understanding for Direct Variation
     
53.  Recognizing Direct Variations Through Tables, Graphs, and Equations
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Handout

Direct Variation Assignment
54.  Learning to Write Equations for Lines in Three Forms

Directions

Large Coordinate Grid
55.  Developing the Concept of a Function
Powerpoint


Number Coding Grid
     
56.  Functions as Graphs


57.  Solving a System of Equations by Elimination - 2
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58.  Solving a System of Equation by Elimination and Multiplication
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59.  Using Graphing Calculators to Solve a System of Equations
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60 Modeling and Solving One Step Equations with Algebra Tiles

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Assignment for Solving One Step Equations
61 Modeling and Solving Two Step Equations with Algebra Tiles


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62.  Modeling and Solving Equations with Variables on Both Sides with Algebra Tiles - 1


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Assignment for Solving Equations with Variables on Both Sides with Algebra Tiles - 1
63.  Modeling and Solving Two Step Equations with Algebra Tiles


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64.  Modeling and Solving Equations with Variables on Both Sides with Algebra Tiles - 2


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Assignment for Solving Equations with Variables on Both Sides with Algebra Tiles - 2
     
65.  Modeling and Solving Equations with a Fractional Part of a Variable
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66.  Writing Equations and Inequalitites to Fit Real World Problems
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67.  Writing Inequalities and Equations to Fit Written Descriptions
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68.  Basic Smartboard Lesson on Slope


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69.  Activity Sheets for Slope Lesson
Communicator Template 1
Communicator Template 2
Slope Assessment
70.  Which Method Will You Use to Solve a System of Linear Equations


Student Practice Problems
     
71.  Solving Equations Using Algebraic Properties

Directions for Using the Smartboard File
Assignment

72.  Review of Functions


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Functions-Not a Function Handout

Homework Assignment
73.  Domain and Range of a Function



Student Handout

Directions
     
74.  Function Notation

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Directions
   
     

Quadratic Equations

1.  Solving Quadratic Equations with One Variable Using Square Root


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Directions

Assignment with Answers
2.  Understanding Quadratic Equiations


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3.  Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square

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Directions

Student Handout

     
4.  Finding x-intercepts and y-intercepts on a Parabola

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Directions

Student Handout
6.  Introduction to Quadratic Equations  




7.  Introduction to Quadratic Equations



     
     
     

Exponents
1.  Understanding Basic Exponents


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2.  Smart Exponent Hunt


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3.  Understanding Zero Exponents


     
4.  Understanding Negative Exponents



5.  Understanding Multiplying with Exponents




6.  Understanding Dividing with Exponents


     
7.  Understanding Graphing Exponential Growth/Decay


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8.  Magic Tunnel - Definition of Exponents



9.  Understanding and Using Scientific Notation


     
10.  Working with Rational Exponents

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Directions
11.  Introducing Rational Exponents

Directions
Double Number Lines
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12.  What are Irrational Numbers?
     
  13.  Combining Rational and Irrational Numbers
 

 

Radicals
1.  Magic Tunnel - Radicals and Exponents



2.  Visualizing Radicals with the Geoboard

(#1 of 9 files)


3.  Simplifying Radical Expressions

(#2 of 9 files)


     
4.  Multiplying Radical Expressions

5.  Simplifying Radical Expressions Containing Fractions



6.  Simplifying Radical Expressions Containing Variables



     
7.  Simplifying Radical Expressions Involving Addtion/Subtraction


8.  Koosh Ball Review of Simplifying Radical Expressions





9.  Koosh Ball Review of Simplifying Radical Expressions Involving Fractions

     
  10.  Square Root Review Game

(#9 of 9 files)

 

 

Polynomials
1.  Adding and Subtracting Polynomials


2.  Factoring Magic Tunnel - 1


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3.  Factoring Magic Tunnel - 2


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4.  Finding the Least Common Multiple


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5.  Setting Up the Rectangle Method for Multiplying Polynomials

6.  Multiplying Monomials and Binomials


     
7.  Multiplying Polynomials



8.  Multiplying Binomials and Trinomials


9.  Introduction to Factoring Polynomials

     
10.  Factoring Trinomials 1



11.  Factoring Trinomials 2



12.  Factoring Trinomials 3


     
13. Factoring a Basic Trinomial

  14.  Factoring Special Cases


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Directions
Student Handout

Other Files
1.   Studying Proportions

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2.  Writing Ratios and Proportions


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Writing Ratios and Proportions Template
Assignment
3.  Reasoning in Algebra



     
4.  Trigonometry Definitions


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5.  Patterns with Tiles

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6.  Discovering the Relationship of Slope for Parallel and Perpendicular Lines

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Miscellaneous Files
  1.  11 x 11 Geoboard