Expressions in Words & Symbols

Make Connections

Performance Task

Ways of Thinking: Make Connections

Takes notes about the strategies your classmates used to match algebraic expressions with written expressions.


As your classmates present, ask questions such as:

  • What strategy did you use to complete the card sort?
  • Which cards were easiest to match? Which cards were most difficult to match?
  • In the challenge problem, was it difficult for you to write the description first, and then write the algebraic expression? Do you think it would have been easier to write the algebraic expression first?