Q2, W9: Intensive Math (December 17-19)

TeacherKristin Andreason
Subject Area8th Grade Intensive Math
Grade Level8
Week #Nine
Unit of InstructionUnit 6: Properties of Exponents
Standard(s) Taught
  • MAFS.8.EE.1.1:  Know and apply the properties of integer exponents to generate equivalent numerical expressions.
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will be able to:

  • determine the properties of integer exponents by exploring patterns and applying their understanding of properties of whole number exponents.
  • explain what it means for a number to be raised to a power and how to represent the repeated multiplication symbolically.
  • explain the reason for some bases requiring parentheses.
  • apply the properties of integer exponents to simplify expressions.
Classroom Activities


  • Students will have the opportunity to complete any incomplete assignments.
  • Students will have some Christmas math activities to do if all work is complete.
Assignments Due

All assignments must be completed by Wednesday, December 19.

Additional Resources

All IEP and ESOL accommodations will be provided daily.