# Squaring, Cubing, and Roots Interactive Notebook and Notes

Subjects
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Resource Types
Common Core Standards
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2.64 MB   |   31 pages

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Resources for squaring numbers, square roots, cubing numbers, and cube roots. 30+ pages. Great for building skills to tie in with your pre-algebra curriculum.

What’s included:

FILL-IN-THE-BLANK CORNELL-STYLE NOTES
If not used as notes, these would make an excellent study guide. All notes have:
• a standards-based essential question
• vocab
• examples
• practice problems
• summary

The topics include:
• SQUARING NUMBERS
o Essential Question: What are perfect squares?
o Vocab: Squaring, perfect square, x^2

• SQUARE ROOTS
o Essential Question: Why does taking a square root result in a positive and a negative root?
o Vocab: Square root, inverse, radical sign, plus or minus sign

• SQUARE ROOTS: SIMPLIFYING
o Essential Question: How do you simplify a square root?
o Vocab: Product

• SQUARE ROOTS: ESTIMATING
o Essential Question: How do you estimate a square root?
o Vocab: Estimate, consecutive, approximate sign

• CUBING NUMBERS
o Essential Question: What does cubing a number mean?
o Vocab: Cubing, perfect cube, x^3

• CUBE ROOTS
o Essential Question: How do you find the cube root of a number?
o Vocab: Cube root, cube root sign

INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK RESOURCES
• Reference Sheet Cut-Outs
o Perfect Squares (1-144)
o Perfect Cubes (1-1000)
o Squaring Numbers (a square plus three practice problems)
o Cubing Numbers (a cube plus three practice problems)
o How to un-do a square and a cube (examples and three practice problems each)

• Practice Problems, 4 of each including negatives and fractions
o Squaring
o Cubing
o Square roots
o Cube roots

• Make a Clock Activity
o A cut-and-paste activity with 12 practice problems involving squaring, square roots, cube roots, and cubing expressions. Each answer is 1-12 and must be placed in the correct place of the clock.

• Estimating Square Roots Step-by-Step Graphic Organizer
o A tool to help students use each step to estimate a square root

• Simplifying Square Roots Matching Activity
o 10 problems that match to the answer balloon. The balloons are then colored red, yellow, or blue as indicated.

• A surprise bonus!

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Total Pages
31
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Teaching Duration
1 Week

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