Are you having trouble getting your students to take effective notes during math lessons? Are you looking for quick activities that can be completed in a math journal or at the end of a lesson as a check for understanding? If so, these activities are for you.
This packet of scaffolded notes is perfect for Algebra 2 or Integrated Math students. They can be used for introduction of topics or to reflect/review what you have covered in class discussion. The prompts listed in this activity packet build nicely on each other if introduced in the order that they appear. Our students enjoy filling them out and organizing them in their math journals so that they can refer back to them throughout the year. These activities are a great way to promote writing in math. Keys are included for reference for scaffolded notes and Quick Checks for Understanding.
This set includes the following:
What is a rational expression?
Simplify a Rational Expression by Cancelling Out the GCF
Simplify by Factoring Out -1
Multiplying Rational Expressions
How do you multiply rational expressions?
Dividing Rational Expressions
How do you divide rational expressions?
How do you multiply rational expressions with polynomials in the numerator and denominator?
How do you divide rational expressions with polynomials in the numerator and denominator?
What is a complex fraction?
Simplify a Complex Fraction
Least Common Multiple of Monomials
Least Common Multiple of Polynomials
Adding Rational Expressions
Adding Rational Expressions with Monomial Denominators
Subtracting Rational Expressions
Subtracting Rational Expressions with Monomial Denominators
Adding Rational Expressions with Polynomial Denominators
Subtracting Rational Expressions with Polynomial Denominators
Terms to Know When Graphing Rational Functions
Vertical Asymptotes and Point Discontinuity
Graphing a Rational Function with a Vertical Asymptote
Graphing a Rational Function with Point Discontinuity
What is a rational equation?
Solve a Rational Equation
Why is it important to check your answers when you are solving rational equations?
What is a rational inequality?
Solve a Rational Inequality
Plus 13 Interactive Notebook activities and 16 Quick Checks for Understanding.
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