Okay, so super-heros are not exactly in the real world, but your students will be super-engaged in solving this system word problem just the same! This problem is a great intro to real world systems because the equations are given and students must find the solution and understand what the solution means in context of the problem.
Two cooperative learning ideas are included that involve your students working in teams to solve this problem.
Included in this Product:
•Superhero Gyms problem sheet
•Instructions for cooperative learning activities
**This activity is part of the 8.EE.8 Real World Systems Superhero Bundle
and also the 8.EE.8 Solving Systems Cooperative Learning Bundle
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