Math Missions

Slope Sketches: Draw & Calculate Slope of Lines

Looking for a way to make slope engaging? Try this unofficial Minecraft-themed activity — where students make and engage with art as they practice classifying lines, and finding the slope by applying the slope formula to two coordinate points.

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Why you'll love this

It includes comprehensive teacher and student instructions, with a handy review section reminding students how to classify lines and compute slope (aka rate of change). This can be used as a project to review slope or even am extra credit assignment.

What's included?

The activity is print-and-go, with 12 pages in total:

  • 1 teacher instructions page

  • 2 image pages (1 color, 1 greyscale)

  • 1 student drawing page

  • 2 student instruction pages

  • 4 student worksheet pages

  • 2 answer key pages

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