Students practice solving multi-step equations with rational number coefficients as they continuously switch partners, just like speed dating! This activity is a fun way to mix up practicing equations in your classroom, and it allows the students to become the “expert” teacher, giving them a great opportunity to demonstrate proficiency and practice communicating math.
*There are 2 versions of the activity included in order to allow for differentiation. One version includes distributive property in the equations and the other version does not. All equations include combining like terms and variables with rational coefficients.
What is included?
*32 different cards (2 sets of 16)
*Ideas for Implementation and CCSS/TEKS Alignment
*CCSS Standard 8.EE.7.B and prerequisite to TEKS 8.8C
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