# Ch 6: Radical Expressions in Algebra Lesson Plans

The Radical Expressions in Algebra chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the essentials of radical expressions in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

## Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Radical Expressions in Algebra chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Discovery, estimation and simplification of square roots Square of a number, square root, perfect square root, integer, imperfect square, factor tree and prime number
Tuesday Simplification of expressions containing square roots, division and reciprocals, radical expressions and radicands Radical, factor tree, prime number, square root, reciprocal of a radical, radical symbol, radicand, inverse, squaring a number and real number
Wednesday Evaluation of square roots of perfect squares, factoring and simplification of square roots of powers Radicals, square root operation, perfect square, integer, factor tree, prime numbers, product rule for radicals and radical symbol
Thursday Multiplication and division of radical expressions, simplification of square roots of quotients and rationalizing denominators in radical expressions Index of radicals, quotient, quotient rule, rationalizing the denominator, monomial, perfect square, conjugation and binomials
Friday Addition and subtraction with radical notation, multiplication of radical expressions with two or more terms and solutions for radical equations with one or two radical terms Radicals, like terms, distributive property, binomials, inverse operation, extraneous root, FOIL method and distribution

Final Exam
Chapter Exam

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