This matching activity features real world examples to aid students in recognizing linear functions in multiple representations.
The students will match the cards for each problem: verbal description, equation, table and graph. The equation and verbal description may be easiest to match. Students may find a little more difficulty in matching the tables and graphs
There are 11 pages total in this product, including a cover page. The activity consists of 32 total cards (8 cards in each category).There is also a worksheet for students to record the matching sets. A teacher's answer key is also included.
This activity can be done individually by students or completed in student groups. Several sets of the cards can be made for classroom use. The cards can be copied onto cardstock and laminated to ensure protection for future use. This activity may take 1-2 class periods to complete.
The activity covers the following Common Core Standards:
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