Factoring Trinomials with lead coefficient of 1

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Objective

SWBAT factor trinomials with a lead coefficient of 1.

Big Idea

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

Warm-up

10 minutes

Each day, students complete a Warmup that usually consists of spiraling the previous day's material, in addition to older material.  Warm-up problems also sometimes extend lessons that students have encountered before to more unfamiliar contexts.

 Today's warm-up provide a "mixtape" of sorts to give kids a small amount of review daily that goes a LONG way toward retention of concepts.

Play of the Day

40 minutes

Huddle

10 minutes

Homework

15 minutes

HW145 attempts to maintain the flow and build confidence on the heels of a Take-Home Assessment.