Unit 6, Lesson 18# Subtraction in Equivalent Expressions

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In this lesson, students use a graphic organizer for work with the distributive property and understand how to rewrite subtraction as adding the opposite in order to use the commutative property. Let's find ways to work with subtraction in expressions. Learning targets: students can re-write subtraction as adding the opposite and then rearrange terms in an expression.