Multi Step Equations Guided Notes & Doodles | Variables On One Side & Both Sides


Introduce multi step equations with variables on one side and multi step equations with variables on both sides with this Multi-Step Equations Guided Notes & Doodles resource. Contains 10 pages total including guided notes, a practice coloring worksheet, and a real-life math application for solving multi-step equations by combining like terms, and applying the distributive property, and using inverse operations. It works well as graphic organizers, scaffolded notes, and interactive notebooks. And it's artsy—if your students love color by number, color by code, or sketch notes, they'll love these lessons.

Why you'll love this

CCSS Standards: CCSS8.EE.C.7, CCSS8.EE.C.7b

Note: In this resource, the rational coefficients and solutions are integers.

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What's included:

  1. Guided notes. Teach the topic with these structured notes (solving multi-step equations with variables on one side, solving multi-step equations with variables on both sides). Integrates checks for understanding to verify your students are on the right track. - 2 pages

  2. Practice worksheet. Color by code, maze, and problem sets to practice solving multi-step equations including using combining like terms, distributive property - 2 pages

  3. Real-life application. Read and write about real-life uses multi-step equations - 1 page

  4. Answer key. Included for all of the worksheets. - 5 pages

Great for:

  • Introductory Lessons

  • Reteaching & Spiral Review

  • Homework

  • Sub Plans

  • Quiz, Test, & Exam Prep

What teachers say about my Guided Notes & Doodles lessons:

  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “Great resource and a different way to take notes. Students were engaged and used their notes to help them with solving problems later.” - Heather P.

  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “My students really enjoyed these notes. I needed an additional resource to reteach this material before our end of the year assessment, and this was perfect.” - Ashley H.

  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “I used this resource with students who typically struggle to remain engaged in mathematics. They remained very engaged and didn’t hesitate to fix mistakes and complete their work. Great resource!” - Carissa S.

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