These high interest story problems will have your students eagerly working together using systems to solve problems!
The level of difficulty increases with each one, which make this set a great resource to use in differentiating to the different levels of learners in your classroom.
These problems are perfect for cooperative learning! Instructions are included for two cooperative learning activities that will boost engagement and get your students discussing the math at a high level!
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Level 1: Superhero Gyms
This is a great introduction to solving systems since the equations are already given and students must solve them and understand what the solution means in context.
Level 2: Burning Building
This problem is great practice with systems as students must come up with the equations on their own.
Level 3: Bank Robbery
This problem is a great challenge as students must create the equations and modify them in order to solve the system. Decimals are used to increase rigor!
Answer keys are included for each problem along with instructions for two cooperative learning activities.
**These three problems are all part of my 8.EE.8 Solving Systems Cooperative Learning Bundle
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