I created this independent vs dependent variables foldable for my Algebra 1 students to glue in their interactive notebooks. Since I started teaching, I have struggled to teach independent and dependent variables in a way I am proud of. Each year, it seems like I try something new. And, no matter what, the same 60% …

# Independent vs Dependent Variables

I created this ghosts in the graveyard review game to give my Algebra 1 students some much needed practice with independent vs dependent variables. Ghosts in the Graveyard is an incredibly versatile review game structure that I learned about from Math Tales From the Spring. It’s October, so the theme is appropriate. But, you could …

I still don’t feel like I’ve come up with a fool-proof way of demonstrating the difference between independent and dependent variables.

Today I want to share a independent vs dependent variables card sort I created for my Algebra 1 classes to glue in their interactive notebooks. Last year, some of my students really struggled with the difference between dependent and independent variables. So, this year, I set out to teach this topic better. I’m pretty sure …