__Lesson Plans for Resource Math 8__

## Monday, September 29, 2014

__Bellwork__

Students will complete several two-step equations in their math journals.

Students will turn in homework to the homework tray.

__Common Core Standard__

8.EE.C.7: Solve linear equations in one variable.

__(One- and Two-Step Equations Quiz/Math Vocabulary Game)__

__Lesson__1. The teacher will review steps for solving one- and two-step equations.

2. Students will take a quiz over one- and two-step equations.

3. Students will participate in a math vocabulary bingo game.

Closing

Closing

Students will rate the vocabulary bingo game that they played in class.

__Homework__

Complete an XtraMath lesson.

__Other__

There are more links on my webpage that students can use to practice solving equations.

__Files__

rating_ticket.docx | |

File Size: | 25 kb |

File Type: | docx |

## Tuesday, September 30, 2014

__Bellwork__

Students will complete Math Minute 9 from

*8th Grade Math Minutes*.

__Common Core Standard__

8.EE.C.7: Solve linear equations in one variable.

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__Lesson__(Study Island/STAR Math)

1. Students who have not already done so will finish the STAR Math Test.

2. The rest of the class will work on the "Solving Simple Equations" and "Solve Linear Equations." When completing lessons in Study Island

students should show work on the next page in their math journals. Each entry should be dated and the lesson title should be identified

at the top of the page.

__Closing__

Students will write a paragraph describing what they have learned about solving equations.

__Homework__

Students should continue to work on these two Study Island lessons. They will be due on October 10. Students must earn a blue or white ribbon to receive full credit.

__Other__

__Files__

## Wednesday, October 1, 2014

__Bellwork__

Students will complete several basic greater than/less than problems in their math journals.

__Common Core Standard__

8.EE.C.7: Solve linear equations in one variable.

__Lesson__(Inequalities)

1. The teacher will generate interest in the lesson by sharing examples of inequalities in the real-world. (See "Inequalities in the Real-World" file.)

2. The teacher will present inequalities scaffolded notes that students will complete and tape into their math journals.

3. Students will watch the "Inequalities Rap" on You-Tube.

4. Students will work in cooperative pairs to write and graph inequalities using "Inequalities Task Cards-Set A or B." Set A is open-ended. Set B is

multiple choice. Students will be assigned sets based on current skill levels with inequalities.

Closing

Closing

Students will take 3-5 minutes to discuss what they have learned about solving equations.

__Homework__

Complete 3 items from #1-7, 3 items from #8-16, and 2 items from 17-20.

Other

Other

Students should continue to work on "Solving Simple Equations" and "Solve Linear Equations" in Study Island. These lessons are due on October 10.

__Files__

inequalities_in_the_real-world.notebook | |

File Size: | 354 kb |

File Type: | notebook |

writing_inequalities_task_cards_set_b.pptx | |

File Size: | 78 kb |

File Type: | pptx |

writing_inequalities_task_cards.pptx | |

File Size: | 87 kb |

File Type: | pptx |

inequalities_13_pdf.pdf | |

File Size: | 96 kb |

File Type: |

## Thursday, October 2, 2014

__Bellwork__

Students will complete a sampling of inequality problems in their math journals.

Students will turn in homework to the homework tray.

__Common Core Standard__

8.EE.C.7: Solve linear equations in one variable.

__(Solving Inequalities)__

Lesson

Lesson

1. The teacher will go over correct answers to the homework.

2. Journal entry: how to solve an inequality, examples

3. Students will watch "How to Solve an Algebraic Inequality" on Math Playground: http://www.mathplayground.com/howto_InequalitiesA.html

4. Students will play "Inequalities Memory Match" with a partner.

Closing

Closing

Students will complete an exit ticket with several inequalities.

__Homework__

-Students will complete 5 problems on the "Solving Inequalities" worksheet. This is on the other side of the "Inequalities" worksheet from Wednesday.

-There will be a quiz over inequalities on Monday of next week.

__Other__

Students should continue to work on assigned Study Island lessons.

__Files__

## Friday, October 3, 2014

__Bellwork__

Students will complete

Students will turn in homework to the homework tray.

__Common Core Standard__

8.EE.C.7: Solve linear equations in one variable.

__Lesson__(Combining Like Terms)

Students will engage in a partially web-based lesson called "Join the Club: Identifying and Combining Like Terms."

For detailed plans, go to http://illuminations.nctm.org/Lesson.aspx?id=3642

Closing

Closing

Students will complete an exit ticket: "This week in math I learned..........................."

__Homework__

-Log into XtraMath. Complete one lesson.

-There will be a quiz over inequalities on Monday.

Other

Other

http://passyworldofmathematics.com/combining-like-terms/

Files

Files