Linear Inequality Exploration
We aren't quite to this topic yet, but it will come up soon enough. I thought I'd share an interesting exploration activity for Linear Inequalities. Well, specifically the graphs of the linear inequalities. Simple linear graphs are something they see in Algebra I and they maybe get to the inequality
Some fun(ish) worksheets
I'm going to try to get my box.net materials updated over this coming week. In the meantime, here are a couple of decent worksheets that yo...
Algebra 1: Unit 5
More of the picture dump mentioned here. Students created scatter plots on these pages based on the data we collected during the first week. It was fun to use the flip-out "out data" page we created months ago. Remember it here? Monopoly is from Yummy Math, here.
Systems of Linear Inequalities Game on Desmos
This game needs a name yet. Your help is appreciated with that endeavor. First I'll tell you how we played it in class, then I let you know wha…
Barbie Bungee Jumping
I've been toying around with this activity for a few years now, but I've never had a class that I trusted enough to cooperate and do this. This year the students are no different, however, I am co-teaching this class and there are two more eyes to help with crowd control. This activity was used with a 9th-grade Algebra 1 class. The activity in a nut shell: 1) Students determine how far Barbie bungees with up to 10 rubber bands. 2) Students determine how many rubber bands are needed to have…