# Equations with Function Machines

#### What's Included

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

# Equations with Function Machines

The start of the lesson reviews understanding basic algebraic notation using always and sometimes true statements.  Throughout the development phase the teacher is provided with examples to model solving equations using function machines.  Students have the opportunity to practice this and extend on their learning in the plenary by matching equations to their solutions.
##### Differentiated Learning Objectives
• All students should be able to use function machines to solve equations in the form ax+b=c
• Most students should be able to use function machines to solve equations in the form a/x + b = c
• Some students should be able to use function machines to solve equations in the form a(x+b)=c
Solving Equations - Foundation

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