Expressions vs Equations

Creating an Anchor Chart

Expressions vs Equations

What are expressions and what are equations? What are the difference?

Expressions

Give an example of an algebraic expression and also in a word sentence.

What is special about an expression in comparison to an equation?

Equations

Give an example of an algebraic equation and a word problem that matches the equation.

Solve by showing all the steps that leads to the solution.

Rubric

1. Explained the difference between an expression and an equation

2. Gave an example of an algebraic expression along with the word sentence that matches the expression

3. Gave an example of an algebraic Equation and a word problem that matches the equation

4. Equation is correctly solved with all the steps.