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Solving Equations Fortune Teller Packet

Solving Equations Fortune Teller Packet
Solving Equations Fortune Teller Packet
Solving Equations Fortune Teller Packet
Solving Equations Fortune Teller Packet
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This packet includes four "fortune tellers" each having to deal with the different equations to solve. One solving equations that only have addition, one with subtraction, one with multiplication, and one with division. Use one or all of them with your classes. These fortune tellers are great to reinforce one of the most basic but also most important concepts for Algebra.
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5
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Teaching Duration
30 Minutes

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On  August 31, 2012Algebra4All (TpT Seller) asked:
I understand how these are made, we used to call them "cootie catchers", but what I don't understand is how they work with the equations. Can you walk me through what the students do once they have the fortune teller folded? And what is their motivation? Is there a fortune written inside or are they just checking if their answer was right?
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On  August 31, 2012For the Love of Teaching Math answered:
What's funny is that I totally remember making them when I was in school, but I cannot remember what the heck we called them. The first time we made them in my classes, the students called them "fortune tellers" because the ones they make with their friends tell them what was going to happen when they grew up. That's why I call them a fortune teller. It wasn't until later that I realized most people called them cootie catchers. In my classes, I put the students in groups of two. One person holds the "cootie catcher" and the other person chooses a number. The student holding the catcher will open it back and forth the number of times as the student chose. The student not holding the catcher then chooses one of those equations and solves it. The student holding the catcher then lifts the flap to check to see if the answer is correct. They then trade places and continue until they've solved all of the questions. It's just a different and fun way of getting students to work a few problems. Thank you so much for your purchase. If you have any other questions, just let me know. Thanks!
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Solving Equations Fortune Teller Packet
Solving Equations Fortune Teller Packet
Solving Equations Fortune Teller Packet
Solving Equations Fortune Teller Packet