Real-World Algebra Activity. Use A variety on Items around the classroom. Set a variable and a price to represent each item. (You can even allow the students to determine the prices). Have the students shop for items or create a shopping list for them.
Algebraic expressions LOVE this idea for teaching translating expressions into words.post different expressions around room, give each group diff color marker and have them write unique translations for each. Genius way to make this lesson more fun!
Writing Expressions & Equations ~ An Algebra Card Game
Here's a set of task cards for upper elementary students that requires them to write simple expressions that record calculations with numbers, and interpret numerical expressions. need to translate them into spanish for when we are learning numbers