Simplifying Expressions Mega Bundle!
1. Simplifying Expressions Match Three!
Three matching activities that require students to find equivalent expressions. There are three different versions, of increasing difficulty, including collecting like terms, brackets and negative numbers. You can also purchase this separately here.
2. Simplifying Expressions Magic Squares
Students have to work out the missing expressions in these magic squares, by first working out what each row, column and diagonal must simplify to. You can also purchase this resource here
3. Simplifying Expressions: Perimeter Match
Students work out an expression for the perimeter of each shape and then simplify their answers. They can match their solutions to a set of jumbled answers at the bottom of the page.
4. Simplifying Expressions Dominoes
Play dominoes by matching equivalent expressions.
5. Grouped Expressions
Work out where to place all the expressions so that each of four boxes simplify to the same expression. There are two versions, the second involves expressions with brackets.
6. Simplifying Expressions Exit Slips
Use these to see if they got the idea! Students simplify an expression as they leave the room to help you assess understanding.
Tags: Simplifying expressions, collecting like terms, distributive property, multiplying out brackets, equivalent expressions
Common Core: 6.EE.A.3: Apply the properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions.