Linear Equation Investigation

Linear Equation Investigation
Linear Equation Investigation
Linear Equation Investigation
Linear Equation Investigation
Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
File Type

Compressed Zip File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

808 KB|21 pages
Share
Product Description
This cooperative learning activity leads students through the analysis of a walk from school to a sandwich shop. Students eventually write a linear equation giving the distance of the walker from school at any time. Students represent the situation both numerically and graphically in order to help them analyze the situation.

This activity is designed to work as a jigsaw activity. Four different walks are analyzed in groups. Each walk is slightly different (faster, slower, starts closer to destination, walks the opposite direction). After working on their individual walks, groups then shuffle in order to compare and contrast their scenarios.

Teaching notes provide tips for implementation and ideas for working with this activity in non-jigsaw formats.

Students should know: how to graph points, the concept of d = rt, and that two variables can work together in an equation.
Total Pages
21 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
1 hour
Report this Resource
Loading...
$2.00
Digital Download
More products from Maria Oesterreich Allen
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
$2.00
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up