## Bell Ringer

9/12 - Combining Like Terms

*** Write the answers in your math notebook**1) Find the value of each animal.

2) Which line did you start on and why?

3) Click HERE and make a copy of the presentation. Rename it: Last Name Reflection 1

4) Get a unit plan from the back table.

2) Which line did you start on and why?

3) Click HERE and make a copy of the presentation. Rename it: Last Name Reflection 1

4) Get a unit plan from the back table.

## Learning Target

- I can solve multi-step algebraic equations by
**combining like terms**and using the distributive property.- What is a term?
- What are like terms?

## Group Activity

How is an equation like a balance?

In your notebook, write the following two equations:

x + 12 = 20

x - 9 = 4

In your notebook, write the following two equations:

x + 12 = 20

x - 9 = 4

## Learning Rotations

## Reflection

- Complete the updates to your reflection presentation (BLUE)
- IXL Screenshot
- Vocabulary picture
- Summary

## Independent Practice

**Exit Ticket**- Simplify: -3x + y + 5x + 1 + y + 12

**Homework**- pg. 7 (#7-9, 18-20)