Practice solving 2-step equations with a Teacher Appreciation Twist. Humor Check: If the thought of telling a class, “In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, you all will be sending me thank you cards,” doesn’t make you smirk, you won’t like this product. (Don’t judge. It was just a thought.)
Practice solving 2-step equations, px+q=r or p(x+q)=r. Find two versions of this activity, each with 26 2-step equations. One version primarily uses integers. The second version focuses on equations with decimals. Easily differentiate and meet the needs of a mixed ability class by using both versions simultaneously.
★Common Core Standard: 7.EE.B.4.A
The Teacher’s Appreciation Twist
Students solve 15 equations (out of 26) before receiving one of the Teacher Appreciation Week Cards
. Students use answers to decode the hidden message. Since the Thank You Card is addressed “To My Wonderful Teacher,” students are essentially sending you, the teacher, the card when they turn in their work. “Oh what thoughtful students I have!
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What makes this product a must-have?
Know at a glance if students completed the activity correctly.
❷ Novel Practice:
Mixing-up that traditional worksheet perks up kids.
❸ Teacher Appreciation Fun:
Have a little fun with Teacher Appreciation Week WHILE
continuing on with your current topic study.
Need a different topic but like the idea?
How about inequalities, factoring trinomials, or linear systems?
◢ Solving One-Step Equations
◢ Solving Inequalities
◢ Solving Linear Systems
◢ Exponential Equations
◢ Factoring Trinomials with a Leading Coefficient of 1
◢ Factoring Trinomials when A>1
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