# Collecting Like Terms

#### What's Included

• Smart Notebooks Presentation
• Interactive Excel File
• Activ Inspire Flipchart
• Lesson Plan
• Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
• Differentiated Worksheet
• Jigsaw

# Collecting Like Terms

Students learn how to simplify algebraic expressions by collecting like terms using basic algebraic notation.  As learning progresses they evaluate the perimeter around shapes with algebraic lengths.
##### Differentiated Learning Objectives
• All students should be able to simplify like terms involving one unknown.
• Most students should be able to simplify like terms involving multiple unknowns and constants.
• Some students should be able to simplify like terms using addition and subtractions involving multiple unknowns and constants.
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