This package on scientific notation includes a set of student notes suitable for inclusion in an interactive notebook or binder. You can use this package to either introduce scientific notation for the first time, or as a review of scientific notation if needed. The handout shows how to convert standard notation numbers to scientific notation and how to go from scientific notation back to standard notation.
Several practice problems on scientific notation are provided which also include converting scientific notation back to standard notation. Teacher answer keys are provided for all task cards and assessment tests.
As an extra added bonus, the task cards include a QR code which will allow the students or teachers with a QR app on a smart phone, or Ipad to read the code and check their answers. A set of QR task cards with answers are also provided for the teacher. Apps to read QR’s are available in the internet for free download. The teacher has the option of using the printable practice sheet or the QR sheets at their discretion.
Task cards can be cut out and laminated for use in future classes.
In summary, the package contains:
A set of student notes which can be kept for future reference or review
Task cards for practice
A hardcopy set of practice problems with teacher answer key
A hardcopy assessment test with teacher answer key
Note: The student answer sheet for the Practice Problem Set can be used for the hardcopy handout or the QR task cards. The questions are the same for both sets.