Lesson Plan

Solving Equations using Five Steps

Solving multi-step equations is made easy with the five step process. The five steps will allow student to be able to solve any equations they are given.
Tawnya V.
Classroom teacher
Tolsia High School
Fort Gay, United States
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My Grades 9, 10, 11, 12
My Subjects Math

Students will be able to solve multi-step equations using the five step process.  

Grades 6 – 12
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Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Five step process to solving equations

Teacher and student derive the five step process together.

Student Instructions

Step one:  Distribute

Step two: Combine like terms

Step three:  Put all constants on one side 

Step four: Put all variables on one side

Step five:  Divide the coefficients