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Lesson Title: Like Terms with HH
Mathematical Process Expectations
Number Sense and Numeration
Learning Goal (Anticipated)
I will identify like and unlike terms
I will simplify expressions by combining like terms
Minds On (Getting Started)
Address misconceptions about like and unlike terms from previous class by presenting students with the following question:
Ask students to discuss in groups and then share their thinking with the entire class.
Address other misconceptions students might have.
Action (Working On It)
Activity Centre #1: Like Terms Tutorial
On an iPad, students will login to Homework Help and access Section 3 of the “What are Like Terms?” Tutorial
Once they have completed Section 3, students will reflect on their learning using the self-reflection sheets
What are Like Terms Tutorial:
Activity Centre #2: Glossary
Activity Centre #3: Best Session
Ask students to share their experiences with the questions with entire class (their challenges, triumphs, etc)
In groups, students will create a quick reference sheet for identifying like terms. These will be displayed where all students can see
Students will practice their skills at home by completing the question on page 46 of their text book.
They are encouraged to use Homework Help’s Ask A Tutor Chat to check their answers.
Ask A Tutor Chat