Q1 W5 Sept 28-Oct 2 Pre-Algebra

TeacherStephanie Durrance
Subject Area8th Grade Math (Pre-Algebra)
Grade Level8th
Week #5
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

Monday:
Bellringer:
Brain Teaser (5 min)
Whole Group:
Integer Exponents Activity, Fill in the missing numbers (30 min)
Small Groups:
Rotation 1 (Edgenuity) – Raising a Power to a Power (summary, quiz) (20 min)
Rotation 2 (Teacher Support) – IXL F.6, F.10, F.11, F.12, F.13, F.14 (70% or higher) (30 min)
Closing:
Khan Academy – Multiply and divide powers (integer exponents) (20 min)

Wednesday:
Bellringer:
Brain Teaser (5 min)
Individual:
IReady (45 min)

Thursday:
Bellringer:
Brain Teaser (5 min)
Whole Group:
Rules of Exponents Knockout Game (30 min)
Small Groups:
Rotation 1 (Edgenuity) – Evaluating Expressions with Exponents (summary, quiz) (20 min)
Rotation 2 (Teacher Support) – Rules of Exponents Practice Worksheet (30 min)
Closing:
Khan Academy – Properties of exponents challenge (integer exponents), Finish IXLs (20 min)

All IEP and ESOL accommodations provided daily.

Assignments Due

Edgenuity (2 quizzes), Khan Academy (2 practices), IXL (F.6, F.10, F.11, F.12, F.13, F.14)

Additional Resources

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/