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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

439- A Race to the Finish: Linear Functions in Action

Friday, April 15, 2016: 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
2007 (Moscone)


Lead Speaker:
Janna Canzone
Karajean Hyde and Sarah M. Galasso

Handouts 21_The Big Race_r1.pdf 1_ Function Box_RKJ.pdf


How do we take students beyond procedures and surface level understanding of linear functions? Will you be the speed walker, lunger, or push-up runner in a dash to the finish? Join us for a CCSSM-aligned, classroom-ready lesson bringing linear functions to life by investigating the meaning of slope, intercepts, and equations in a real-life context.


Presentation Format: 6-8 Session


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