• Dice Activities for Algebraic Thinking

Dice Activities for Algebraic Thinking

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  • Subject: Math
  • Algebra
  • In this introduction to algebraic concepts, middle school students explore the idea of algebra as a "balancing act" using dice and colored tiles.
  • When given the opportunity to "play" with big mathematical ideas, students naturally acquire the algebra basics: using symbols to denote mathematical functions; using a variable (n) to represent an unknown; and writing and solving simultaneous equations.
  • These highly engaging team activities generate friendly competition, and provide a reason to learn and use algebraic concepts.
  • These dice and tile activities address the CCSS of Number and Operations and Algebra as well as the Mathematical Practices of reasoning and problem solving.
  • Includes a CD with a digital edition of the book as well as a "dice roller" for use with your interactive whiteboard or computer to make the activities fun for the whole class. 136 pages.
  • A great introduction to algebraic concepts, middle school students explore the idea of algebra as a "balancing act" using dice and colored tiles.

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In this introduction to algebraic concepts, middle school students explore the idea of algebra as a "balancing act" using dice and colored tiles. When given the opportunity to "play" with big mathematical ideas, students naturally acquire the algebra basics: using symbols to denote mathematical functions; using a variable (n) to represent an unknown; and writing and solving simultaneous equations. These highly engaging team activities generate friendly competition, and provide a reason to learn and use algebraic concepts. These dice and tile activities address the CCSS of Number and Operations and Algebra as well as the Mathematical Practices of reasoning and problem solving. Includes a CD with a digital edition of the book as well as a "dice roller" for use with your interactive whiteboard or computer to make the activities fun for the whole class. 136 pages.
Educational Level
Grade Level Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8
Age Level Age 10, Age 11, Age 12, Age 13
Educational Details
Product Series Y
Age 10-14 YEARS
Grade 5-8
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Unit of Measure EA
Brand Name Didax
Country of Origin USA
Package Count 2
Eco-Friendly
Is This Product Considered Eco-Friendly N
Safety Information
Contains Small Parts N
Contains a Balloon N
Is a Small Ball N
Contains a Small Ball N
Is a Marble N
Contains a Marble N
Exposure Warning Required by the CA Prop65 N
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