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Multiplication & Division Unit 8: Order of Operations

Key Concept: The order of operations is required to evaluate an expression.

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Lesson Sequences

M.8-1-1 Using the Order of Operations with 2 Operations  |
View Lesson Opener Think-Pair-Share (5-10 min)
View Guided Lesson Students will use the order of operations to evaluate expressions by multiplying or dividing before adding or subtracting. (12-20 min)
View Lesson Closer Agree or Disagree (5-8 min)
M.8-1-2 More Using the Order of Operations with 2 Operations  |
View Lesson Opener Think-Pair-Share (5-10 min)
View Guided Lesson Students will use the order of operations to evaluate expressions by adding and subtracting or multiplying and dividing from left to right. (12-20 min)
View Lesson Closer Agree or Disagree (5-8 min)
M.8-1-3 Using the Order of Operations with Parentheses  |
View Lesson Opener Think-Pair-Share (5-10 min)
View Guided Lesson Students will use the order of operations to evaluate expressions with parentheses. (12-20 min)
View Lesson Closer Explain and Solve (5-8 min)
M.8-1-4 Using the Order of Operations with 3 Operations  |
View Lesson Opener Think-Pair-Share (5-10 min)
View Guided Lesson Students will use the order of operations to evaluate expressions with 3 operations. (12-20 min)
View Lesson Closer Explain and Solve (5-8 min)
M.8-1-5 Using the Order of Operations with 4 Operations  |
View Lesson Opener Hands-On (5-10 min)
View Guided Lesson Students will use the order of operations to evaluate expressions with 4 operations. (12-20 min)
View Lesson Closer Explain and Solve (5-8 min)
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Key Concept: The order of operations is required when writing expressions for verbal phrases and solving word problems.

Lesson Sequences

M.8-2-1 Writing Simple Expressions  |
Lesson Plan
View Lesson Opener Think-Pair-Share (5-10 min)
View Guided Lesson Students write and evaluate simple expressions with two operations using addition and subtraction or multiplication and division. (12-20 min)
View Lesson Closer Agree or Disagree (5-8 min)
M.8-2-2 More Writing Simple Expressions  |
Lesson Plan
View Lesson Opener Think-Pair-Share (5-10 min)
View Guided Lesson Students write and evaluate simple expressions with two operations. (12-20 min)
View Lesson Closer Apply Your Knowledge (5-8 min)
M.8-2-3 Order of Operations Word Problems - 2 Operations  |
Lesson Plan
View Lesson Opener Sketch-It (5-10 min)
View Guided Lesson Students use the order of operations to solve two-step word problems by creating a bar model. (12-20 min)
View Lesson Closer Explain and Solve (5-8 min)
M.8-2-4 More Order of Operations Word Problems - 3 Operations  |
Lesson Plan
View Lesson Opener Sketch-It (5-10 min)
View Guided Lesson Students use the order of operations to solve three-step word problems by creating a bar model. (12-20 min)
View Lesson Closer Explain and Solve (5-8 min)
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