Graphing Linear Equations - Full Body Style - Put a grid on the floor. Post an equation on the smartboard. One student is the y-intercept. Other 3 Ss in their group step out the slope. Race to see which group can get the line the fastest.
Real-World Algebra Activity. Use A variety on Items around the classroom. Set a variable and a price to represent each item. (You can even allow the students to determine the prices). Have the students shop for items or create a shopping list for them.
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