This Bundle includes 3 Walk Around Activity for Graphing Absolute Value Functions and Inequalities. These activity also gets students up and about.
Level 1: Graphing Absolute Value Functions by shifting. The equations are in the form y=a|x-h|+k where a= 1 or -1.
Level 2: Graphing by translating, reflecting and dilating. Equations are in the form y=a|x-h|+k and y=|mx+b|+k
Graphing Absolute Value Inequalities.
Place the 10 cards on the wall around your room. Students pick any card to begin with. They should graph the function on the bottom of the page. After graphing on their own paper, students look around the room for a graph that matches theirs. Then they graph the next problem. They should continue until they return to the card they started with.
Can be used with any method of graphing
** Using a table of values
** Finding the vertex and using the slope of both parts
** Using transformations (shifting and dilations)
Each Activity includes:
-- One with 10 cards for use as a walk-around activity (also includes an absent student version)
-- A shorter version with only 5 cards great for table work, bell work or use as a review.
Also Included in each activity:
- directions and ideas
- 10 graphs/equations (full page)
- Absent Student Version (10 graphs/equation printed 6 per page)
- Smaller 5 card version (printed 4 per page)
- Student Response Pages (2 for each version)
- Answer Keys