This lesson teaches students to name patterns and write equations by solving a word problem with a line graph and T-chart. There is an outline that walks the teacher step-by-step through the lesson. The plan includes 3 activities for students to do.
Activity 1 begins with a word problem for students to graph then has instructions for the teacher to facilitate classroom discussion and discovery of the concept of naming patterns and writing equations.
Activity 2 is a chance for students to practice these skills with a partner or group.
Activity 3 has a word problem to solve and is independent practice for the students.
There are answer keys for all 3 activities.
Graphs, Patterns, & Equations Lesson
by For Love of Learning
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