Introduction to Linear Equations - Use as a refresher or beginning of a unit! This detailed four day unit plan introduces linear equations by starting with a discussion of function machines, and it ends with students graphing linear equations using self-selected inputs and outputs.
Learning Target: I can graph linear equations using self-selected inputs and outputs.
Day 1: Discussion of Equal Sign, Function Machines
Day 2: Finding Outputs from Inputs (T-Charts Step by Step)
Day 3/Day 4: What exactly is a linear equation? How do I graph a linear equation using self-selected inputs and outputs?
4 Day – Detailed Lesson Plan: Bellwork, Hook, Mini-Lesson, Guided Practice, Independent Practice
Smart Notebook Slides (63 Total)
Day 1, Day 2 Exit Tickets (Editable Word Documents)
Day 1, Day 2 Exit Ticket (PDFs for Quick Printing)
Day 4 Mastery Sheet Assessment (Editable Word Document)
This product can be used by itself as a stand alone lesson, but it is also the first lesson in a linear equations unit created by the Ace Teachers. If you are interested, you can check out the other available lessons below.
Lesson 1: Graphing Linear Equations Using Inputs and Outputs
Lesson 2: Finding Intercepts of a Line
Lesson 3: Slope and Y-Intercepts
Lesson 4: Parallel, Perpendicular, Vertical, and Horizontal Slopes
Lesson 5: Teacher Test
Lesson 6: Extending: Point-Slope Form
Lesson 7: Constructing and Interpreting a Scatterplot
Lesson 8: Performance Assessment - Data Analysis
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