Q1, W5: September 28 – October 2 Pre-Algebra

TeacherKristin Andreason
Subject AreaPre-Algebra
Grade Level8
Week #September 28 - October 2
Unit of InstructionFocus 2: 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
  • determine the properties of integer exponents by exploring patterns and applying my 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 when parentheses are required for bases when generating equivalent expressions.
  • apply the properties of integer exponents to simplify expressions.
Classroom Activities

Monday/Tuesday:

  1. Log onto Zoom
  2. Do Notes on Exploring Laws of Exponents together
  3. Students will do Zero and Negative Exponents on Edgenuity (warm up, instruction, assignment)

Wednesday:

  1. Students will log onto Zoom
  2. Students will catch up on Edgenuity

 

Thursday/Friday:

  1. Students will log onto Zoom
  2. Students will finish Edgenuity Zero and Negative Exponents
  3. We will watch a video on the “Zero Power Rule” (by Math Hacks)
  4. We will do some IXL’s together on shared screen
  5. We will do a Quizizz on Exponents
  6. Students will do IXL F.10
Assignments Due
  • Edgenuity assignment on Zero and Negative Exponents
  • Quizizz on Exponents
  • IXL F.10
Additional Resources

All IEP and ESOL accommodations will be provided daily.

Khan Academy videos – type any topic in search bar followed by Khan Academy to find an instructional video for additional support. https://www.khanacademy.org/

IXL – Provides support for any grade level math standard.

Edgenuity – https://www.edgenuity.com/