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Author(s): Miller and McIntyre                  Date Created / Revised: August 7, 2009

Six Weeks Period: Fifth Six Weeks - P1          Grade Level & Course: 9 Grade Algebra

Timeline: 9 days                                Lesson Unit Title: Unit 9. Polynomials and Factoring

                           a. Which subject-specific TEKS are going to be addressed in the lesson unit?

                       Continuation of A.9 and A.10: Quadratics and other nonlinear functions.
Stated Objectives:     A.11 Quadratic and other nonlinear functions: The student understands there are
TEKS Addressed in      situations modeled by functions that are neither linear nor quadratic and models the
the Lesson Unit        situations.
                       A.11B Analyze data and represent situations involving inverse variation using concrete models,
(Include TEK           tables, graphs, or algebraic methods.
number and (SE)        A.11C Analyze data and represent situations involving exponential growth and decay using
student expectation    concrete models, tables, graphs, or algebraic methods.
                           b. Which specific (TA) Technology Application TEKS are going to be addressed in the
                              lesson unit? : N/A

                       What specific concepts will be included that clarify the content and satisfy the goal of the TEKS
                       addressed in this lesson unit?

                       Chapter 7 Exponents and Polynomials Continued:
Clarifiers:                     C7.5 Polynomials
                                C7.6 Adding and Subtracting Polynomials
(Specific concepts
                                C7.7 Multiplying Polynomials
to be included to
                                C7.8 Special Products of Binomials
address the TEKS)
                                C8.1 Factors and Greatest Common Factors
                                C8.2 Factoring by GCF
                                 C8.3 Factoring x +bx+c
                                 C8.4 Factoring ax +bx+c
                                C8.5 Factoring: Special Products
                                C8.6 Choosing a Factoring Method

                       What unfamiliar terms will be introduced to the students that will enhance their understanding of
                       the concept?
                           Monomial, Degree of a monomial, Polynomial, Degree of a polynomial
                           Standard form of a polynomial, Leading coefficient, Quadratic, Cubic
                           Binomial, Trinomial, Perfect square trinomial, Difference of two squares
                           Prime factorization, Greatest common factor

                       What activity will focus attention on the subject matter of the upcoming lesson unit, establishing a
Anticipatory Set or    mental set to pique the students' interest?
Introduction to
Lesson Unit            Focus Materials:
                           Countdown to TAKS (Holt- beginning page “TX4” - 24weeks)

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                            Higher Order Thinking Skills (see P: drive – highschool/millermath/Focuses)
                            Missed questions from previous test

                     Technology Integration: N/A

                     What specific teaching strategies are going to be used to teach this lesson unit? What approach
                     will be used to provide information (explain) the lesson unit to the students?
                     Textbook – Holt: Algebra 1

                     Auxiliary Text - “Step-Up-to-TAKS “- Assessment for Ninth Grade Math” by GF Educators, Inc.

                     Re-teach Text: TAKS Study Guide for 9th Grade by TEA

                     Focuses – “Countdown to TAKS” (Holt- beginning page “TX4” - 24weeks)

Teaching             Class work – “Guided Practice plus Independent Practice”(Holt)
                     Homework – From Chapter 0 and “Skills Bank” (Holt) and Independent Practice.

                     Quizzes – “Ready To Go On?” (Holt – 2 per chapter)

                     Tests – “Chapter Tests” (Holt) or teacher generated.

                     Vocabulary – From “Study Guide Preview” for each Chapter (Holt)

                     TAKS – “Step-Up-to-TAKS “- Assessment for Ninth Grade Math” by GF Educators, Inc. (Two
                     tests for each objective)

                     Six Weeks Tests – Use reviews and tests from Webccat. (Region 10)

                     What modeling will take place to demonstrate what the students will do?
                     The teacher will model examples of each type of problem showing the style and steps that
                     the students will be expected to master.

Activities           What initial practice of lesson skill will be used under direct supervision of the teacher? What
                     practice of the skill concept of the lesson, without direct (step-by-step) adult supervision will take
(Guided Practice     place? (List for each day of the unit: Example: Day 1, Day 2, Day 3).
and Independent
Practice)            Day 1. C7.5 Polynomials: Page 476
                     The teacher will explain monomials, binomials, trinomials, and polynomials. The terms will be
(Include: Day 1,     identified as constants, coefficients, and the degree of the polynomial.
Day 2, etc…)
                     Example 1: Finding the Degree of a Monomial
                       2a2b4 The degree is 6. Add the exponents of the variables 2+4=6.

                     Example 2: Finding the Degree of a Polynomial
                       Find the degree of each term. Assign the highest degree to the polynomial.

                     Example 3: Writing Polynomials in Standard Form
                       Find the degree of each term. Then arrange in descending order.

                     Guided Practice: P479. Students will practice the new material.
                     Independent Practice: P479. # 27-49

                     Day 2. C7.6 Adding and Subtracting Polynomials: Page 484

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                     The teacher will explain adding and subtracting of monomials, binomials, trinomials, and

                                Example 1: Adding and Subtracting Monomials
                                Example 2: Adding Polynomials
                                Example 3: Subtracting Polynomials

                     Guided Practice: P487. Students will practice the new material.
                     Independent Practice: P487. # 16-24

                     Day 3. C7.7 Multiplying Polynomials: Page 492
                     The teacher will review the distributive method (FOIL) and then show how the box method can
                     be used in the general case for a poly times a poly. Algebra tiles may be used the reinforce

                     Example 1: Multiplying Monomials
                          2    3
                       (5X )(4X ) Group factors with like bases and then multiply.

                     Example 2: Multiplying a Polynomial by a Monomial
                           2              2
                       5(2X +X+4) = 10X +5Xx+20 Distribute the 5 and multiply.

                     Example 3: Multiplying Binomials
                       (X+2)(X+5) Use the FOIL method. First, Outside, Inside , Last
                       X +7X+10

                          Also teach the Box Method which will be the preferred method:
                                        X   +2

                                    X2        2X             Multiply rows times the columns.
                            X                                Combine terms
                                                             Box the answer
                            5       5X        10

                         Answer = X + 7X +10

                     Guided Practice: P497. Students will practice the new material.

                     Independent Practice: P497. # 26-52

                     Day 4. C7.8 –Special Products of Binomials: Page 501
                     Example 1: finding Products in the Form (a + b)
                     Example 2: finding Products in the Form (a - b)

                     Day 5. Quiz Lessons 7.5 through 7.8 ”Ready to go on?” page 509

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                     Chapter 8: Factoring Polynomials

                     Day 6. C8.3 Factoring Quadratic Trinomials. x  bx  c Page 540

                             Example 1: Factoring Trinomials by Guess and Check
                             Example 2: Factoring x  bx  c When c is Positive

                             Example 3: Factoring x  bx  c When c is Negative

                             Example 4: Evaluating Polynomials

                     Guided Practice: P544. Students will practice the new material.
                     Independent Practice: P544. # 17-31

                     Factoring is just the reverse of multiplying. This may be demonstrated using algebra tiles. The
                     teacher will hand out tiles for the students to use to solve problems listed on the board.

                     Day 7. C8.4 Factoring ax  bx  c

                             Example 1: Factoring ax  bx  c by Guess and Check

                             Example 2: Factoring ax  bx  c When c is Positive

                             Example 3: Factoring ax  bx  c When c is Negative

                     Guided Practice: P552. Students will practice the new material.
                     Independent Practice: P552. # 34-51

                     Day 8. Review Quadratics and Polynomials.

                     Day 9 Test on Quadratics and Polynomials.

                     What check(s) will be used to determine if learners have understood the material and activities of
                     the lesson?
                           Monitor students working at desks
                           Ask questions of the class for understanding
Checking for               Ask questions individuals for understanding

                     If necessary, what alternative teaching methods will be used to teach the same information or
                     skill? Consider teaching methods that address different learning styles, e.g., auditory, visual,
                     tactile, and kinesthetic.
                              Re-teaching Worksheets from Algebra 1 P: drive.
Opportunities to           TAKS Study Guide for 9th Grade by TEA
Relearn                       T3 Lab
(Reteach)                     Peer tutoring

                     Technology Integration:
                         MySatori software for individual practice
                           A+ software in T3 Lab for individual practice

Accommodations       What alternative instructional modifications and adaptations that address all learners' needs are

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for Special          necessary, if any?
Populations          Accommodations for instruction will be provided as stated on each student’s (IEP)
                     Individual Education Plan for special education, 504, at risk, and ESL/Bilingual.

                     What additional teaching strategies will be used to accommodate the needs of English Language
Strategies for
                     Learners during this lesson unit?
English Language
Learners (ELLs)
                     Pair students with difficulty understanding English with a student who is proficient in
                     both languages

                     What formal assessment that provides learning criteria and indicators through traditional or
                     alternative assessment means will be used? State what the learner will do to demonstrate
Assessment or        understanding and mastery of objectives (this should be directly tied to the lesson unit
Evaluation           objectives).
                           Tests covering material learned
(Formative and
                           Quizzes covering material learned
Summative to
                           Assessments will be graded and missed questions will be clarified
Assess Mastery)
                           If needed tutoring and retesting is available.

                     What challenging instructional activities can be provided for students who demonstrate academic
                     proficiency of curriculum objectives? Focus on Application and Transference to the "Real World".
                     Make a connection between past and present.
Enrichment /
Extension            Enrichment activities from the supplements to Holt Algebra 1.
                     Extra Credit puzzles or games.

                     Technology Integration: N/A

                     What very brief activity will take place that has students state or demonstrate the main
Closure or Ending    objective(s) of the lesson.
the Lesson Unit
                     Review test results and clarify missed questions.

                     What preparation must occur before the lesson is ready?

                     The following materials are available for Units 4 and 6 as needed by the teacher:

                         1.    Power Points (P: share/5high school/millermath/power points)
                         2.   Brain Pops (
                               Monomials
                               Polynomials
Materials:               3.    Re-teaching Worksheets (P: drive- “highschool/millermath”)
Preparation and                Parentheses. 4A06/4A07
Resources                      The FOIL Box 4A09/4A10
                               Review FOIL 4T3R
                               Test FOIL 4T3
                               Factor FOIL 4A11
                               Quadratic Formula. 4A12
                               Test on Quadratics 4T4
                               Review Quadratics 4T4R
                               Test on Quadratics 4T4

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                     What resources should be available to the instructor and learner to appropriately and
                     successfully complete the lesson unit’s stated objective(s), purpose(s) or goal(s)?

                     Textbook – Holt: Algebra 1

                     Auxiliary Text- “Step-Up-to-TAKS “- Assessment for Ninth Grade Math” by GF Educators, Inc.

                     TAKS Study Guide for 9th Grade by TEA


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