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Jeff Li MTP

8th Grade Math

KIPP Infinity Charter School

New York, NY

Urban Environment

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(13 Units, 141 Lessons)

Unit 12 - POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING (12 Lessons)

Unit 1 - FLUENCIES AND THE LANGUAGE OF ALGEBRA(9 Lessons)

Unit 2 - SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS (16 Lessons)

Unit 3 - INTRODUCTION TO FUNCTIONS (7 Lessons)

Unit 4 - INTERPRETING AND COMPARING LINEAR FUNCTIONS (20 Lessons)

Unit 5 - SYSTEMS OF LINEAR EQUATIONS (19 Lessons)

Unit 6 - EXPONENTS AND SCIENTIFIC NOTATION (10 Lessons)

Unit 7 - PARALLEL LINES, TRANSVERSALS, AND TRIANGLES(9 Lessons)

Unit 8 - CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS(18 Lessons)

Unit 9 - PATTERNS OF ASSOCIATION IN BIVARIATE DATA(7 Lessons)

Unit 10 - SLOPE REVISITED(3 Lessons)

Unit 11 - VOLUME OF CYLINDERS, CONES, AND SPHERES(2 Lessons)

Unit 12 - POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING (12 Lessons)

Unit 13 - QUADRATIC FUNCTIONS (9 Lessons)

Add and subtract polynomials

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:Clean up the house! Use the concept of organizing items in a cluttered home to collecting like terms while adding and subtracting polynomials.

12 Resources

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12 Resources

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Multiply monomials

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:Capitalize on students' mastery of the properties of exponents to create fluency in multiplying monomial algebraic expressions.

12 Resources

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12 Resources

4 Favorites

Divide monomials

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:Capitalize on students' mastery of the properties of exponents to cultivate fluency in dividing by monomials.

11 Resources

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11 Resources

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Multiply more polynomials

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:What do people shaking hands have to do with multiplying polynomials? Find out in this lesson that shuns FOIL for a more universal approach.

12 Resources

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12 Resources

5 Favorites

Special products involving polynomials

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:Do you see a beautiful pattern emerging? Provide students with the opportunity to uncover the patterns when squaring binomials and other special cases.

12 Resources

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12 Resources

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Factoring Polynomials 1

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:GCF! Get students to factor out the GCF of a polynomial, a critical foundational skill.

14 Resources

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14 Resources

9 Favorites

Factoring Polynomials 2 + take-home assessment

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:What does an imagined new TSA security screening machine have to do with the zero product property? Find out in this lesson that pushes students to use simple deductive reasoning.

18 Resources

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18 Resources

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Factoring Trinomials with lead coefficient of 1

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:Use logical reasoning to cultivate the incredibly satisfying process of factoring trinomials into two binomials.

12 Resources

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12 Resources

6 Favorites

Factoring trinomials GFC first

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:Blow students' minds by combining their knowledge of GCFs while factoring trinomials into binomials. It's also a good practice and consolidation day. :)

12 Resources

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12 Resources

4 Favorites

Factoring difference of perfect squares

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:Prime students' brains to see the patterns again with factoring differences of perfect squares.

11 Resources

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11 Resources

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Factoring practice

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:"Pause!" as my students would say. Time to consolidate and review - a critical step in ensuring mastery and retention of this unit's standards.

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11 Resources

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Assessment #18 - Factoring

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

Big Idea:Assess student mastery on this unit's objectives.

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6 Resources

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