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Title:

Analyzing the Effects of the Changes in m and b on the Graph of y = mx + b

Resource ID: OT1481
By: TEA
Grade: 8–10
Subject: Mathematics

Given algebraic, graphical, or verbal representations of linear functions the student will investigate, describe, and predict the effects of the changes in m and b on the graph of y = mx + b.

Title:

Applying Coordinate Dilations

Resource ID: M8M3L2bS4
By: msheppard
Grade: 9–12
Subject: Mathematics

This activity provides an opportunity for students to explore an application of coordinate dilations.

Title:

Area of Triangles, Parallelograms, and Trapezoids

Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_06_002
By: ESC13
Grade: 6
Subject: Mathematics

These activities provide an opportunity for students to explore the area formulas for triangles, trapezoids, and parallelograms.

Title:

Biological Systems – Plant Systems Interactions

Resource ID: BM4L4S1
By: cgriffin
Grade: 9–12
Subject: Science

In this lesson you will explore the concept of common ancestry as it applies to evolutionary theory. Additionally, you will consider the evidence for common ancestry including: the fossil record, comparative anatomy, and biogeography.

Title:

Causes and Effects of the American Revolution

Resource ID: SS8M1L3
By: IPSI
Grade: 8
Subject: Social Studies

Given a chart or brief summary of the causes and effects of the American Revolution, students will be able to identify the political and economic issues surrounding the American Revolution.

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