# Solving Equations

#### What's Included

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

# Solving Equations

The start of the lesson introduces the need to generate and solve an equation through a sense of wonder and magic.  By introducing equations in this way students gain a genuine curiosity for the method.There are several examples to allow the teacher to model the balance method so students can work independently through their own equations later in the lesson.
##### Differentiated Learning Objectives
• All students should be able to solve a two-step linear equation where the unknown appears on one side..
• Most students should be able to solve a linear equation involving a fraction where the unknown appears on one side.
• Some students should be able to derive and solve a two-step linear equation where the unknown appears on one side.
Video Demonstration

Solving Equations - Foundation

Solving Equations - Higher

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