Content Strands and Algebra

First, respond to the poll...

Activity 1: Read and Watch




A. Brainstorm!

What comes to mind when you think of "algebra"?

You may want to keep this Mind Map template in mind as you watch the video below.



Activity 2: Respond

Please respond to the following questions. Post your response to the Discussion Board by clicking the image to the right.


  • Algebraic thinking is quite prominent in the new standards beginning with Operations and Algebraic Thinking in Level A. How do you think this might impact classrooms that include learners still struggling with whole numbers or fractions?



Activity 3: Reflect in Your Journal

What kinds of problems do we need to include in adult education classes?