Included are 3 highly engaging cooperative learning activities designed to give students structure as they process through the common core standard 8.NS.A.2 with one another. These activities will keep class fast-paced and engaging for students and at the same time allow kids to move at their own pace through the material. Teamwork skills are emphasized to keep all students accountable.
Included in this product:
Intro the Standard: Quiz Quiz Trade Cards
Students gain fluency in estimating irrational square roots as they walk around your classroom and quiz one another. Also included is a partner version where students go head to head. Each card includes either a hint or a bonus question on the back.
Dig into the Standard: Square Root Dash
This is a great team activity that will get your students working together to estimate irrational square roots and order them on a number line. At the end of the activity, each group will have a poster and their work shown on cards that will look great on a bulletin board!
Master the Standard: Expert Corners
This Expert Corner activity is perfect for differentiating to the varying ability levels represented in your classroom. Support your strugglers and challenge your high-flyers to approximate the values of square roots!
Each activity includes an answer key or answers to each problem.
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