### Equivalent Expressions

A fun game to practice finding equivalent expressions! Students will play while simplifying expressions to find matches! The cards have one variable expressions and students will use the distributive property and combining like terms to find matches!

### 3 Phrases from Math Class we Need to Expunge.

Ditch FOIL: ditch FOIL, and use the opportunity to talk about the double-distributive property. Re-write the binomials as an equivalent expression and multiply. Set the stage for factoring and note how much more understanding factoring by parts takes on. And, now we can tackle those “messy” trinomials too.

### Equivalent Expressions Mini-Bundle

Equivalent Expressions Mini-Bundle: This mini-bundle's got you covered for practice with equivalent expressions! Included are: Equivalent Expressions Matching, Practice Sheet and Exit Tickets Equivalent Expressions Color

### Distributive Property with Equivalent Expressions and Area Models

This bundled lesson includes a PPT (saved as a PDF) for introducing matching area models with equivalent expressions. In my classroom, I use CPS (clickers) and

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