Evaluating Algebraic Expressions — Guided Notes, Doodle Color by Number,


Make evaluating algebraic expressions a blast with this 10-page packet of self-contained lesson! Includes guided notes with doodles, practice worksheets, maze, doodle math (variation of color by number) activity, and real life application.

Why you'll love this

This product contains scaffolded notes to help introduce steps for evaluating algebraic expressions using substitution as well as steps in order of operations.

This product is part of the Expressions Bundle: Read, Write, Evaluate Expressions!

It's print-and-go and artsy—if your students love color by number, color by code, or sketch notes, they'll love this lesson.

Standards covered...

6.EE.A.1 Write and evaluate numerical expressions involving whole-number exponents.

6.EE.A.2 Write, read, and evaluate expressions in which letters stand for numbers.6.EE.A.2c Evaluate expressions at specific values of their variables. Include expressions that arise from formulas used in real-world problems. Perform arithmetic operations, including those involving whole-number exponents...

What's included... (10 pages total)

✅ Guided Notes (1 pages).

  • Page 1: Steps for evaluating algebraic expressions, PEMDAS order of operations, practice examples.

✅ Practice Problems (1 page)

✅ Maze Practice Problems (1 page)✅ Doodle Math (twist on color by number): Solve problems to unlock doodle patterns and colors to finish an art piece. (1 page)

✅ Real Life Application. (1 page)

✅ Answer Key. (5 pages)

Great for…

⭐ Introductory Lessons

⭐ Graphic Organizers

⭐ Scaffolded Notes

⭐ Interactive Notebooks

⭐ Review Lessons

⭐ Class Discussions

⭐ Extra Practice

⭐ Homework

Reviews for my other products…

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Karen S. - “Just a good fun activity during the holidays for practicing skills! Great product!”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐️ Christine M. - “I put this out as an extra credit assignment for my 8th graders at the end of the square and cube roots unit.  The students who chose to do it seemed to enjoy the "doodle" part because it was different than a typical color by number task.  Thank you!”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Carly S. - “My students really loved this and it worked really well in my classroom!”

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