For many sixth graders, the idea of learning algebra is daunting. Students often believe that algebra is a boring and difficult subject that they will never really find useful. This algebra activity is a great way to show them a friendlier side of the subject. Introducing algebra as a language and showing your kids how to understand and use it is a great way to increase their regard and fondness for the subject. You can also check out the other free algebra activities for more fun classroom ideas.