This Student Packet for the 8th Grade Mathematics Exponents Unit is the most simple way for you to teach, and for students to learn, all about exponents! This Student Packet thoroughly covers the NYS Common Core Standard 8.EE.1: Know how to apply the properties of integer exponents to generate equivalent numerical expressions.
In this Student Packet, you will find:
- A cover page welcoming the students to the Exponents Unit.
- Lessons (eight in total). Each lesson contains an Aim, Do Now, key terms and definitions, fill-in-the-blank notes, and various problems that allow students to discover and practice the key concepts. The Lessons are outlined as follows:
Lesson 1: Review of Integer Operations
Lesson 2: Exponential Notation
Lesson 3: Multiplication of Numbers in Exponential Form
Lesson 4: Multiplication of Numbers in Exponential Form Day 2
Lesson 5: Division of Numbers in Exponential Form
Lesson 6: Zero and Negative Exponents
Lesson 7: Zero and Negative Exponents Day 2
Lesson 8: Numbers in Exponential Form Raised to a Power
- A Unit Summary.
- A Review Sheet containing 30 practice Multiple-Choice problems.
- An Answer Key for the entire packet :)