Middle School Algebra & Functions Worksheets: Combining Like Terms

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Combining Like Terms Maze Activity

Math Concept: My Math Imagination: Foam Cubes for Combining Like Terms? This can help student visually and physically move like term together for students who struggle seeing it on paper, but like to interact instead.

Combining Like Terms "Doodle Notes" - Coefficient, Constant, Term, Variable, etc. - Students identify like terms with matching doodle patterns

This combining like terms algebra 1 activity is the perfect worksheet alternative to teach students how to distribute and combine like terms. Students have to simplify the expressions and match them to their simplified form. My high school math students loved this math activity last year and I plan to use it again this year!