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Algebra 1 Tutoring Ideas

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Unconventional and creative ideas for teaching Algebra 1 to high school students who struggle with it.

Algebra I. A Resource Guide to Algebra. DCHS ACT Math Question of the Day. Virtual Math Lab. If you have any comments about this website email Kim Seward at kseward@mail.wtamu.edu This site is brought to you by West Texas A&M University (WTAMU).

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It was created by Kim Seward with the assistance of Jennifer Puckett. It is currently being maintained by Kim Seward. The Crow and the Pitcher: Investigating Linear Functions Using a Literature-Based Model. Introduce the activity by asking what the students know about Aesop’s Fables.

The Crow and the Pitcher: Investigating Linear Functions Using a Literature-Based Model

Aesop’s fables are short, fantastical tales written by Aesop, an ancient Greek storyteller. The tales are often characterized by a moral. Read students the fable ”The Crow and Pitcher” from the overhead. As an option, you may wish to show them an online video of this fable (search “Crow and Pitcher” on the web to find multiple videos). Sesame Street - The Crow and the Pitcher.

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