Help students understand how to simplify square roots with this card sort activity and guided notes.
Students work in pairs to sort root expressions into equivalent groups, using a calculator for help. The card sort is a great discussion starter about things students notice!
Follow up with the Simplifying Square Roots Guided Notes page. This sheet outlines what it means to simplify square roots and gives students 2 methods to use:
Lastly students can try the 10 practice problems at the bottom simplifying square roots.
Answer keys are included.