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activity that engage students in "Finding the Determinant of a 3x3 Matrix"
. Students will work with 12 Questions.
Students should feel comfortable with:
☑ Calculating the Determinant of a 3x3 Matrix
☑ Using the notation: ||
to stand for determinant of the matrix
Options in Completing this EMOJI:
☑ Manually using the Diagonal Method
(By Hand) for all questions
☑ Manually using the Expansion by Row
Method (By Hand) for all questions
☑ Some Manually while others by Calculator (to allow for Practicing with Matrices using Technology)
☑ Complete using Calculator for all questions
Dimensions of Matrices of this EMOJI are:
☑ 3 x 3
Students would need to solve the mystery emoji by following the color key.
Please, take a look at the PREVIEW
before purchasing to make sure that this creative activity meets your expectations. After seeing the preview, If you would like to modify it in any way, please don't hesitate to contact me via Q and A
. I will update and include a second version in this product JUST FOR YOU ☻
My students are fascinated with an additional coloring option that I have included where they could pick their own colors. They have become very very creative. I am including this option in this emoji and I truly hope that your kids will love it as much as mine have.
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My students truly were ENGAGED
answering the questions and had a BLAST COLORING
and finding the mystery picture much better than the textbook problems.✶ ✶ ✶
This RELAXING EMOJI could be used in:
math centers, group work, a way to check for understanding, a review, recap of the lesson, pair-share, cooperative learning, exit ticket, entrance ticket, homework, individual practice, when you have time left at the end of a period, beginning of the period (as a warm up or bell work), before a quiz on the topic, substitute planning, and more.
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This Bumblebee Emoji is the creation of my daughter Nora