TeacherCarol Barnes
Subject AreaAlgebra
Grade Level7th/8th
Week #Q4W31 April 11-15
Unit of InstructionQuadratics
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will be able to solve quadratic equations by factoring basic trinomials, GCF, and a difference in squares.

Students will be able to solve quadratic equations by factoring complex trinomials (absolute value of a is >1) using the slip and slide technique.

Students will be able to determine the axis of symmetry, vertex, and zeros of a quadratic equations using formulas, substitution, and graphing.

Classroom Activities


Practice solving Quadratics by factoring basic trinomials, difference in squares, and GCF with notes Solving Quadratics by factoring (day 1) at this link: Solving Quadratics by factoring (day 1)     Video links for notes: https://youtu.be/Zxdwpxc0nqc


Quiz on graphing Quadratics, axis of symmetry, vertex, range, domain, and zeros.  Two graphing problems on half sheets of paper.


Whole Group:  Take notes on solving quadratics (day 2) using Slip and Slide for trinomials with an absolute value of a >1.  Link to notes:  Factor Quadratics day 2 Notes   Link to video for notes:    https://youtu.be/qruGgdsV0Ls

Homework:  Khan Academy- Quadratics by factoring

Assignments Due
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/