Reflection: Intrinsic Motivation Review exponential and logarithmic functions - Section 1: Scavenger Hunt Review

 

This activity gets every student working. During the activity you can hear and see students talking about doing the problems. Students are critiquing each others reasoning. Students are also helping each other.  

The students like this activity because it has them up moving around the room and they know when a mistake is made (they will get into a loop before finishing all the problems). By having the students movements listed at the top of the answer sheet I am quickly able to tell the student where they made a mistake so they can fix the problem. 

I do have a few students who need more direction these students have not been working in class or coming in for tutoring. I work some with them but I try to make them be self sufficient in their review.  Overall this is a very good review activity.

  Intrinsic Motivation: Student Engagement
Loading resource...
 

Review exponential and logarithmic functions

Unit 3: Exponential and Logarithmic functions
Lesson 10 of 11

Objective: SWBAT analyze graphs, simplify expressions, evaluate, solve equations and problems using logarithms and exponential functions

Big Idea: Through a scavenger hunt students will review important concepts from the unit.

  Print Lesson
Add this lesson to your favorites
Subject(s):
Math, logarithms, exponential equations, logarithmic function, logarithmic equation, PreCalculus, exponential function, logarithmic functions, equation solving, Properties of Logarithm
  40 minutes
study
 
1
2
Similar Lessons
 
Graphing & Modeling with Exponents
Algebra II » Exponents & Logarithms
Big Idea: How high will the basketball bounce and will it ever stop? An exponential model sheds light on the question!
  Favorites(3)
  Resources(22)
Fort Collins, CO
Environment: Suburban
Jacob Nazeck
 
Radioactive Decay and Nuclear Waste
12th Grade Math » Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Big Idea: How long it will take for radioactive waste to reach a safe level?
  Favorites(11)
  Resources(19)
Troy, MI
Environment: Suburban
Tim  Marley
 
Comparing Rates of Growth
Algebra I » Functions
Big Idea: Which company will make more profit? Students compare and contrast a linear growth model and an exponential growth model. They work with a variety of representations to determine when the two companies will have the same amount of money.
  Favorites(0)
  Resources(15)
Boston, MA
Environment: Urban
Amanda Hathaway
 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close