Happy Groundhog day! Did you also know a groundhog is called a woodchuck and a whistle pig? They also do not eat wood. (I read my daughter a book last night about groundhog day…very informational!)

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So let’s get started working with equations!

**1st:**

Please click on the 1st link below and read quietly to yourself about the vocabulary words well see in this unit.

Vocabulary

**2nd:**

Now together we are going to work on solving using a balance model. Follow along on your screen as we work together on the board. We will work through 2-step equations. We will model 2 problems together on your modeling sheet. You will go through and work 6 more questions to fill the model and mathematician way of solving equations page.

Balance model

3rd:

When you are finished with a total of 8 questions on your model page you can choose from the activities below. Please record the problems and you work on a separate sheet of a paper to earn credit.

Equations basketball

Battleship 2 step equations

Equation Jeopardy

Solving 2-step equations

Writing Expressions Millionaire

4th:

When you finish each day remember to record a reflection or any questions you may not have asked in your google classroom digital learning log. If you need a sentence starter for your reflection check the side wall or your in class folder.

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