Q3 W1 Jan 6-10 Algebra I

TeacherStephanie Durrance
Subject AreaAlgebra I Honors
Grade Level7th/8th
Week #1
Unit of InstructionUNIT 6: Exponential and Radical Functions
Standard(s) Taught

MAFS.912.F-IF.3.7e: Graph functions expressed symbolically and show key features of the graph, by hand in simple cases and using technology for more complicated cases.

MAFS.912.F-IF.3.8b: Write a function defined by an expression in different but equivalent forms to reveal and explain different properties of the function.

MAFS.912.A-REI.1.2: Solve simple rational and radical equations in one variable, and give examples showing how extraneous solutions may arise.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

define extraneous solutions. • solve a rational or radical equation in one variable. • determine which numbers cannot be solutions of a rational or radical equation and explain why they cannot be solutions.

Classroom Activities

Monday/Tuesday:

Bellringer: Beat the Test Problem Page 8 (5 min)

Whole Group: Interactive Student Notebook (ISN) –  Solving Radical Equations (30 min)

Small Group: Three rotations at 20 minutes each. (1 hour)

Rotation 1 – Teacher Group (Algebra Nation Math Book) – Radical Equations with Whiteboards

Rotation 2 – Partners (Worksheet) – Kuta Solving Radical Equations Part 1

Rotation 3 – Independent (Technology) – IXL: FF.1

Wednesday:

Bellringer: Beat the Test Problem Page 10 (5 min)

Small Groups: Solve Radical Equations Puzzle Line Activity

IXL: FF.4

Thursday/Friday:

Bellringer: Beat the Test Problem Page 13 (5 min)

Whole Group: Interactive Student Notebook (ISN) –  Solving Rational Equations (30 min)

Small Group: Three rotations at 20 minutes each. (1 hour)

Rotation 1 – Teacher Group (Algebra Nation Math Book) – Task Cards Analysis

Rotation 2 – Partners (Worksheet) – Radical and Rational Equations Error Analysis

Rotation 3 – Independent (Technology) – IXL: FF.5

All IEP and ESOL accommodations provided daily.

Assignments Due

·         Homework Book: N/A

·         Exit Tickets: Kuta Radical Equations, Radicals Puzzle Line Activity, Task Card Analysis

IXL: FF.1, FF.4, FF.5

Additional Resources

Khan Academy videos – type any topic in search bar followed by Khan Academy to find an instructional video for additional support.

IXL – Provides support for any grade level math standard.

MATH NATION –  Section 7: Exponential Functions