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Graphing & Other Algebra Skills II


"When am I ever going to use this?"

It is a question that has plagued math teachers for decades. Now you can answer the question!

The Make It Real Learning Graphing & Other Algebra Skills II collection contains 10 real-world math activities that demonstrate everyday applications of mathematics. From Counting Sheets of Paper: Working with Series to Minimum Wage: Working with Graphs in the First Quadrant, the activities provide learners with valuable life skills in addition to mathematical understanding. Rest assured that each activity integrates real world information not just "realistic" data.


Graphing & Other Algebra Skills II Activity Titles

  1. Counting Sheets of Paper: Working with Series
  2. Paper Sizes: Working with Sequences
  3. Home Values: Working with Writing and Solving Equations
  4. Making Sense of Headlines: Working with Basic Inequalities
  5. Falling Objects _ Look Out Below! Working with Formulas
  6. Reading Nutrition Labels: Working with Multiples and Percents
  7. The NFL Pro Bowl: Working with Graphs in the First Quadrant
  8. Minimum Wage: Working with Graphs in the First Quadrant
  9. Tracking Daily Low Temperatures: Working with Graphing in all Quadrants
  10. Point Differentials in Basketball: Working with Graphs beyond the First Quadrant

Standards targeted: Activities are mapped to common core standards. Click for detail.

Grade Levels: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

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