Q1, W6: September 21-24 Pre-Algebra

TeacherKristin Andreason
Subject AreaPre-Algebra
Grade Level8
Week #September 21-24
Unit of InstructionFocus 2: 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
  • 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


  1. Students will retake the test on Rational and Irrational Numbers
  2. When they finish, they will work on finishing up missing IXL’s


  1. 3rd Period will finish Exponents Notes
  2. 6th and 7th Periods will retake the test on Rational and Irrational Numbers
  3. Once notes are finished, students will work on IXL D.8 and D.11


  1. We will finish notes on Exponents (Discovering the Laws of Exponents)
  2. Students will finish IXL’s D.8 and D.11 and also do IXL D.9 and D.7
Assignments Due
  • IXL’s D.7, D.8, D.9, and D.11
  • Retake of test
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/