Lesson Plan: Evaluating Numerical Expressions: Absolute Value Mathematics
This lesson plan includes the objectives, prerequisites, and exclusions of the lesson teaching students how to evaluate numerical expressions involving absolute value.
Students will be able to
- understand the absolute value in terms of distance from zero on a number line,
- evaluate numerical expressions involving absolute value,
- use absolute value in real-world contexts.
Students should already be familiar with
- directed numbers.
Students will not cover
- graphs of absolute value functions.