The following Rock, Paper, Scissors Activity is all about factoring quadratics. The activity contains the following:
#1 - Factoring a GCF
#2 - Factoring Difference of Squares (some with a GCF)
#3 - Factoring a = 1 (some have a GCF)
#4 – Factoring a ≠ 1 (some have GCF)
#5 – Hodge-Podge! This could be any of the above
Through this activity the students will not only practice factoring skills, but you as the teacher will be able to do a formative assessment and give each student one on one attention and aid.
The students will earn play money by correctly factoring a quadratic expression. They can bet their earned money with other students by playing Rock, Paper, Scissors to try and be the top money-earner for the day.
-Student Activity Sheets
-Full Answer Keys
-Sheets of Play Money
-Full Directions for Play
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