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Linear equations (Years 7, 8 and 9)
This module from the AMSI 'The Improving Mathematics Education in Schools (TIMES) project' is for teachers who wish to consolidate their content knowledge on the topic of solving linear equations and using identities. There are sections that provide history and context for the topic, as well as exercises and examples of how to present and explain the concepts to students.
|Year level(s)||Year 7, Year 8|
|Audience||Teacher, School Leader|
|Keywords||linear equation, solve, identity, explicit teaching|
|Strand and focus||Algebra|
|AC: Mathematics content descriptions||
ACMNA179 Solve simple linear equations
ACMNA194 Solve linear equations using algebraic and graphical techniques. Verify solutions by substitution
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