Q3 W8 Feb 24-28 Algebra 1

Teacher Stephanie Durrance Algebra I Honors 7th/8th 8 Unit 9: Quadratic Functions Part II
Standard(s) Taught

MAFS.912.A-REI.2.4: Solve quadratic equations by inspection and taking square roots, completing the square, the quadratic formula and factoring, as appropriate to the initial form of the equation.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

• solve quadratic equations by inspection, finding square roots, completing the square, quadratic formula, and factoring. • explain why taking the square root of both sides when solving a quadratic equation will yield two solutions

Classroom Activities

Monday/Tuesday:

Bellringer: Beat the Test Problem Page 182 (5 min)

Whole Group:  – ISN Notes Page – 40. Completing the Square (30 min)

– Book Work P. 136-137 Solving Quadratics by Completing the Square

Partners: Completing the Square Fun Fact Worksheet

Independent: IXL: BB.10

Wednesday:

Bellringer: Beat the Test Problem Page 187 (5 min)

Whole Group: Review Solving Quadratics by Completing the Square

Small Groups: WhoDunnit? Game Solving Quadratics Practice

Thursday/Friday:

Bellringer: Beat the Test Problem Page 190 (5 min)

Whole Group: ISN Notes Page – Solving Quadratics using the Quadratic Formula (30 min)

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

Rotation 1 – Teacher Group (Algebra Nation Math Book) – P. 140-141

Rotation 3 – Independent (Technology) – IXL: BB.11

All IEP and ESOL accommodations provided daily.

Assignments Due
 ·         Homework Book:  P. 86 #1,2 ·         Exit Tickets:  Solving Quadratics Fun Fact Worksheet

IXL: BB.10, BB.11