# Graphing Functions Using Input/Output Tables Foldable

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I created this graphing functions using input/output tables foldable for my Algebra 1 students to put in their interactive notebooks.

After graphing the “Win Some Cash!” functions, we did some more graphing functions practice.  After graphing each function, students had to classify the function as linear, absolute value, quadratic, or exponential.

We needed lots of graphing practice. Students had to graph each function by making an input/output table and classify each function as linear, quadratic, absolute value, or exponential.

My students really struggled with knowing how to connect the dots. When I instructed them to connect the dots from left to right, this just confused them even more. Not sure how to remedy this for next year. Maybe I should make some sort of connect the dots puzzle for them to work out that goes left to right…

This year, I meant to make a summary page that discusses key points about each type of function, but we ran out of time.  It’s definitely on the list of things to fix for next year.

## More Activities for Teaching Functions

• Set and Interval Notation Dry Erase Template
• Pinwheels for Peace 2019
• Build a Function Activity
• Domain and Range Challenge Activity
• Sketch a Graph Activity
• Inequality and Interval Notation Chart
• Key Features of Functions Work Mat
• Find the Flubs Activity – Set and Interval Notation
• Domain and Range Restrictions Foldable
• Domain and Range Foldables
• Domain and Range Graphic Organizer DIXI ROYD
• Independent vs Dependent Variables Foldable
• Function Frayer Model
• Function Notation Puzzler
• Evaluating Functions from a Table Notes
• Evaluating Functions from a Graph Notes
• Evaluating Functions from an Equation Notes
• Graphing Functions Using Input/Output Tables Foldable
• Writing Functions Foldable
• Popcorn Graphs Activity
• Graphing Stories Foldable
• Discrete vs Continuous Functions Foldable
• Evaluating Functions Spider Puzzles
• Function vs Not a Function Card Sort Activity
• Function Machines Activity from CPM
• Function Activities from CPM Workshop
• Evaluating Functions Puzzle Activity
• Function vs Not a Function Puzzle Activity
• Function Auction Activity
• Evaluating Functions War
• Algebra 2 Graphing Equations Foldable
• Algebra 2 Domain and Range Foldable
• Increasing and Decreasing Intervals Foldable
• Finding the Max or Min of a Graph [TI-84 Instructions]
• Finding Maximums and Minimums Practice Book
• Finding Intercepts with the Calculator Practice Book
• Finding Equations of Inverses Foldable
• Sketching the Inverse of a Graph [TI-84 Steps]
• Two Truths and a Lie: Parent Functions
• Operations with Functions Dice Practice Activity
• Operations with Functions Foldable
• Finding X-intercepts of a Graph [TI-84 Instructions]
• Finding the Y-intercept of a Graph [TI-84 Instructions]
• Drawing Boxes for Domain and Range
• Composition of Functions Foldable
• Sketching Inverses Practice Book
• Graphing and Describing Functions Worksheet
• Parent Functions Card Sort Activity
• Evaluating Functions Notes
• Justifying Function or Not a Function Notes
• Graphing Functions on the Coordinate Plane Graphic Organizer
• Function Machines and Function Notation Foldable
• Function Transformations Foldable
• Relations, Functions, and Dating Advice
• Describing Characteristics of Graphs Foldable
• Interactive Domain and Range Foldable
• DIX ROY Acronym for Domain and Range
• Finding the Inverse of a Function Foldable
• Characteristics of Graphs & Functions Foldable
• Domain and Range Pictionary Activity
• Notation for Domain and Range Foldable