This group of activities will help your students actually learn all of the laws of exponents themselves by experimenting with numbers and variables. Don't worry... The activities lead your students step-by-step to discovering how exponents work. Your students will REALLY remember the laws of exponents because they will discover the laws themselves. This will cement the laws of exponents into their long-term memories. Included labs are:
*Multiplication with Exponents
*Zero and Negative Exponents
*Division with Exponents
Try using these as an introduction to each topic, and you will be amazed at how well the students understand and remember these concepts at the end of the unit!