Chapter 5

ALGEBRA

We will spend time on lessons 5.1 and 5.2.

 5.1-Number Patterns and Relationships. Students should be able to identify and extend number patterns and identify the relationship between two sets of numbers.

5.2-Using Letters as Numbers. Recognize, write, and evaluate simple algebraic expressions in one variable.

Math in Focus Parent Support Videos

CHAPTER 5 VOCABULARY

Chapter 5

 

Chapter 5a

 

chapter 5b

 

chapter 5c

KHAN ACADEMY

Chapter 5: Algebra

This section of Khan Academy covers writing mathematical expressions

http://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-fifth-grade-math/cc-5th-algebraic-thinking/cc-5th-writing-expressions-tut/v/constructing-numerical-expressions-example

WEBSITE SUPPORT

Thinking Blocks – Bar Models that you create

(click on “Problems” tab in the lower right corner, then the Green tab in top right corner, followed by “Algebra” tab on left side)

Coolmath.com – Mini-lesson on solving equations

Khan Academy – Distributive Property Lesson

Khan Academy – Commutative and Associative Properties