Defining Algebra Project

Defining Algebra Project
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This is a project idea I use at the beginning of the year with Algebra 1 students. The goal of the project is to get them thinking about, researching and dabbling in what it means to be studying Algebra. The student creates a poster defining Algebra and decorates it with concepts and symbols that they will be learning this year. I use this project as extra credit in the first grading period. It is easy to complete and lets them use their creativity and artistry. 2 pages total. The first page explains the project and the second page contains the grading rubric. Can be run off front to back. Please download the preview to see a completed student example.

This project can also be purchased in my Algebra Projects Bundle. There are a total of 12 Algebra Projects in this bundle - great for project based assessment!

Also available: the Back to School Bundle which includes an entire unit of Pre-Algebra review materials (including this project), a lesson plan, objectives, and a cumulative quiz. All the work is done for you in this bundle!!

Do you teach Geometry as well? Now available --> Defining Geometry Project

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