Students analyze how to write a linear equation using slope-intercept or point-slope form when they are given a slope and the point. Students examine both methods and compare them. Finally, they try both methods out, so they can decide which method they like better. After students try both methods, there is an error analysis activity for writing the equation of a line.
This activity is a great way to implement math practice #3, construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others, while practicing writing equations of lines with a point and the slope
There is also a short practice worksheet for writing equations of lines.
**This product is can also be purchased at a discounted price as a part of the Slope Intercept Bundle
or Linear Equation and Inequality Bundle
If you like this What’s My Strategy, you might also like Fraction Equation Strategies or Comparing Distance Formula and the Pythagorean Theorem
If you like this product, check out everything else in my store
I would also love to connect with you on Facebook
, and through my blog
Important Information for Customers:
How to get TPT credit to use on future purchases:
• Please go to your My Purchases page (you may need to login). Under each purchase you'll see a Provide Feedback button. Simply click it and you will be taken to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment for the product. Each time you give feedback, TPT gives you feedback credits that you may redeem on future purchases. I value your feedback and use it to create future products for you to use with your classes!
Be the first to know about my new discounts, freebies and product launches:
• Look for the green star next to my store logo and click it to become a follower. You will now receive email updates and be the first to know about new products and sales.