This is an 8th Grade Common Core Math lesson on combining like terms using animals.
A guided PowerPoint lesson on combining like terms using zoo animals. (This PowerPoint was designed to use with annotations if possible)
A practice task on A Mix-up at the Farm. The students have farm animal cards to cut out. They sort the cards, grouping the like terms (animals) and create a poster with the groups animals. They have a guided task that walks them through combining various terms with question to help understand the concept.
Includes a PowerPoint, guided task blackline master, animal cut-out cards to sort, student samples.