The WCPSS Math Department produced this video to support teachers as they teach the unit Equations and Inequalities in the Math 6 curriculum.
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If students know the math facts, many of them can use mental math can solve 1-step equations in two or three guesses. This is one strategy that may be used. This video clearly explains and demonstrates another process of solving 1-step equations. This process emphasizes inverse math operations and will be used when the students encounter 2 and 3 step equations. This strategy is also used to solve inequalities.
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