## Parent Functions Card Sort Activity

I created this parent functions card sort activity for my Algebra 2 students. This activity is intended to give students practice matching equations, graphs, and tables. It also introduces them to the concept of a “window” on the graphing calculator. I actually ended up giving this to students on their very first day of using …

## Linear vs Non-linear Card Sort Activity

I created this linear vs non-linear card sort activity for my Algebra 1 students to glue in their interactive notebooks. Free Download of Linear vs Non-Linear Card Sort Activity

## Coterminal Angles Card Sort Activity

I created this coterminal angles card sort activity for my trigonometry students to complete and glue in their interactive notebooks. Students have to sort the angle cards into groups that are coterminal with one another. Then, they must take a blank square and write an additional angle that was coterminal with the other angles in …

## Independent vs Dependent Variables Card Sort Activity

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 …

## Linear vs Nonlinear Card Sort Activity from TPT

I downloaded this Linear vs Nonlinear Card Sort Activity from Middle School Math Aplenty on Teachers Pay Teachers. I used our lesson over linear vs non-linear graphs as graphing calculator practice for my Algebra 2 students.  Students rearranged each equation to get y by itself and entered it in their graphing calculator. After getting their …

## Exponent Rules Card Sort Activity and Karuta Game

After creating a foldable book of exponent rules, my students needed some practice problems. This was the perfect time to pull out an exponent rules card sort activity. The card sort activity is actually meant as a game called karuta, but we’ll talk about the game version in a little bit. I’ve found from experience …

## Using Conic Cards to Teach Conic Sections in 8 Days

If you teach conic sections as part of Algebra 2 or Pre-Calculus, I am about to share a life-changing teaching method for you called Conic Cards. Conic Cards are the creation of Cindy Johnson, a National Board Certified Teacher in Oklahoma. She blogs at Conic Card Lady. Cindy originally shared her Conic Cards at a …