Prepping for the Primary Gridiron: how using a balance can help your students visualize balancing equations

Order of Operations riddles. An interactive way to get your kids really thinking about Order of Operations.

### Got to Teach!: Fun With Order of Operations

Hands On Equations 1--This angel teacher from heaven has recorded all of the lessons. She does an amazing job! I use them in my classroom for end of the year algebra lessons. Great for 5th and 6th grade math. #prealgebra #ThePensiveSloth #math #YouTube

Order of Operations Rap - Must See FUN for Kids!!!

### Promoting Success: Order of Operations

### Math Coach's Corner: Balancing Act: Understanding Equality

Fourth Grade Studio: Learning, Thinking, Creating: It's a New Concept Sort! Algebra Thinking

A Sea of Math: Practicing Expressions and Their Vocabulary

### A Sea of Math: Practicing Expressions and Their Vocabulary

Order of Operations: These Order of Operations task cards are a great alternative to worksheets! You will receive 30 math task cards focusing on the order of operations. There are also Aunt Sally (PEMDAS) anchor cards to support students in understand the order of operations. A student response form is provided along with an answer key. Common Core Order of Operations Skills: CCSS.Math.Content.5.OA.A.1 CCSS.Math.Content.6.EE.A.2c

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Combining Like Terms Part 3

### Learning with Tape: Pre-Algebra Topics ISN Pages

This explains the Order of Operations. .....Follow for free "too-neat-not-to-keep" teaching tools & other fun stuff :)

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In this file, students will practice solving one and two step equations. Best of all, this file is FREE! Students must be able to work with simpl...

### Algebra Solving One and Two Step Equations Mazes FREE

Factoring 3rd degree polynomials can be intimidating not to mention frustrating if all you have to go by is some rules in a textbook, but when you can see it it's EASY. This student is autistic and we just made a game of it once we had done a few examples and were familiar with the names of the pieces. Refer to the concepts page and use the 3 period lesson to make sure we know the names of the symbols and and what the symbols represent. The use of color markers helps but isn't necessary.

Hands on Equations for iPad Proves Value of Visual Help for Algebra

Exponent Rules Sorting Cards (free .doc or PDF download, link to explanation)

### Exponent Sort - Algebra Games

What's My Rule? Robot for math in and out boxes! Learn how to make your own! #TeacherGems #Math #ProblemSolving

Algebraic Thinking In Kindergarten

Math Coachs Corner: The Meaning of the Equal Sign

Order of Operations Math Centers- two versions one without exponents, and one with exponents to the 2nd and 3rd power.

### Order of Operations Math Centers

The Elementary Math Maniac: I Love Ratio Tables

Find the Balance! Equalities and Inequalities Centers from Blair Turner on TeachersNotebook.com (33 pages) - Young learners often struggle with equations and inequalities. Help your students understand that the equal sign separates two sides with equal values. These centers will develop number sense, conceptual understanding of abstract math concepts, and reinfo

Introducing variables with pictures.