# Mathematical Expression Teacher Resources

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#### Sum and Difference of Cubes: Stacking Blocks

For Students 9th - 11th Standards
Investigate polynomial factoring patterns by finding a connection to volume. As learners build a three-dimensional solid from smaller solids, they convert the visual model to a mathematical expression. Their models represent the sum of...
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#### Visual Patterns: Balloons

For Students 6th - 8th
Balloons aren't just for little kids; they can teach important math concepts, too. Individuals use an interactive to continue a color pattern with balloons. They continue the pattern and write a mathematical expression to represent the...
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#### How Do You Turn a Simple Expression into Words?

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Being able to translate words into a mathematical expression is an important skill, but being able to go the other way is just as crucial. Watch as the teacher takes a simple algebraic expression and demonstrates how to translate that...
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#### Matching Expressions

For Teachers 8th - 9th Standards
Collaborative learning groups match mathematical expressions with their verbal descriptions, then explain why they are a match. Cooperative small groups are an ideal atmosphere to approach the connection between the concrete verbal...
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#### How Do You Turn a Longer Verbal Phrase into an Algebraic Expression?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Translate, breakdown, break it up, or unpack this verbal phrase to get an algebraic expression. Practice this skill to get better at unpacking the more difficult word problems to come. The instructor breaks up this verbal phrase into...
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#### Integers - Objects Model

For Students 6th - 7th
Sixth and seventh graders solve 19 various types of problems related to integers as objects models. They write an integer that corresponds to each letter on a number line and then, arrange the integers from least to greatest. Pupils also...
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#### Order of Operations with Variable Expressions

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers explore grouping symbols to mathematical equations to discover the importance of the "order of operations." Learners compare the absence of commas in connected text to the absence of grouping symbols in mathematical...
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#### What are Some Words You Can Use to Write Word Problems?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
The instructor makes several lists on the whiteboard. Get out notepaper and write these down. She is identifying words that indicate mathematical expressions and she is putting them into categories: addition, subtraction, multiplication,...
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#### Exponents

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars recognize the proper use of exponents in mathematical expressions. They calculate expressions with the intention of comprehension of the principle of repeated factors can be expressed as powers.
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#### Order of Operations

For Teachers 6th
This powerPoint is geared to summarize a teachers' lecture, with reminders and examples to instruct the students on the reasons and rules for simplifying mathematical expressions.
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#### Krypto

For Students 7th - 8th
In this mathematical expressions worksheet, students solve 6 different problems that include deciphering various sets of numbers. First, they use any known mathematical operation or symbol in each to create the number 15. Then, students...
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#### The Secret of the Crystal Ball

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders use mathematical expressions to solve problems.  In this basic properties of operations, 8th graders use prior knowledge and logical reasoning to solve equations. Students analyze an equation by solving a trick problem to...
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#### Integers

For Teachers 9th
In this integers worksheet, 9th graders solve 16 different types of problems that include writing an integer to represent statements, arranging integers from least to greatest, and using integers to write mathematical expressions. They...
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#### Name That Number Game

For Students 4th - 5th
In this number sense worksheet, students use the five number cards that are given to make the number 16. They list different mathematical expressions that will make the number 16 using any of the 5 number cards. They complete a table...
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#### Compare Expressions

For Students 4th - 5th
In this mathematical expressions activity, students evaluate the expressions and then compare when f=11. Students write equal or not equal sign for the first set, greater than, and less than or equal to for the second set. Students...
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#### Compare Expressions

For Students 5th - 6th
In this mathematical expressions worksheet, students review two steps to help them compare expressions. Students then write equal sign or an inequality sign for each expression.
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#### Expression Matchup

For Students 6th - 7th
In this mathematical expressions worksheet, students match the words on the left with the expression that matches on the right.
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#### MTEL Math Practice Test: 20-23

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Helpful for even the most seasoned math teacher, this video demonstrates not only mathematical skills and equations, but the test-taking strategies that are necessary to choose the correct answer. On question 22, Sal explores an...
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#### Math: Writing the Correct Expression

For Students K - 1st
Here are six picture problems in need of a related equation. Pupils count and compose a number sentence based on the shapes that see in the picture. Because items to be added are hexagons and circles it's a good opportunity to build...
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#### Evaluate Expressions with Fractions: English Learners

For Students 6th - 10th
In this evaluating expressions learning exercise, students solve 2 problems where they must use the order of operations to evaluate mathematical expressions which contain fractions. A detailed explanation of the order of operations is...
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#### Basic Algebra and Graphing for Electric Circuits

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
For this electronics worksheet, students evaluate mathematical expressions to complete 16 short answer and problem solving questions.
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#### Integers - Graphical Representation

For Students 7th
In this integers of graphical representation instructional activity, 7th graders solve 23 various types of problems that include graphing on a number line and writing an integer to represent each statement given. Then they write an...
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#### The New Texas Two-Step

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders work with mathematical expressions by interpreting, analyzing and problem solving with them. In this two step algebraic problem solving lesson, 6th graders use algebra tiles to solve equations.
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#### Factoring Polynomials

For Teachers 9th
Ninth graders engage in a lesson that is about the factoring of polynomials and then model mathematical expressions with the help of algebra tiles. They practice the factoring with the scaffolding provided by the teacher. The teacher...