This packet was designed to help implement interactive notebook activities in the Algebra 1 classroom. The following topics are presented in the scaffolded notes which can be added to math journals:
Review: Simplifying Fractions
What is a common denominator?
Steps for Adding Fractions with a Common Denominator
Adding Fractions with a Common Denominator
Steps for Subtracting Fractions with a Common Denominator
Distribute Before Adding Fractions
Distribute Before Subtracting Fractions
Adding/Subtracting Fractions with Different Denominators
Adding/Subtracting an Integer and a Fraction
Adding/Subtracting a Polynomial and a Fraction
Finding the Least Common Denominator (Denominators are Integers)
Finding the Least Common Denominator (Denominators are Terms)
Finding the Least Common Denominator (Denominators are Polynomials)
Use Common Denominators to Solve Equations
What is a proportion?
Interactive Math Notebook Foldable Activities and Quick Checks for Understanding are included to help your students review and reflect on the topics introduced.
We also have Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions Student Practice Pages
if you would like extra practice pages for the topics covered in this unit.
These activities will help with structured note-taking, reflection, and review. They can be used for introduction of topics or to reflect/review what you have covered in class discussion. The problems listed in this activity packet build nicely on each other if introduced in the order that they appear. Our students enjoy filling them out and organizing them in their math journals so that they can refer back to them throughout the year. These activities are a great way to promote writing in math. Teacher keys are included for reference for the scaffolded notes and quick checks for understanding. Photos of sample INB activities are also included.
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