# Ch 5: Exponents & Exponential Expressions in Algebra Lesson Plans

The Exponents and Exponential Expressions chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the students in your classroom about scientific notation, the order of operations, the power of powers and more. 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 Exponents and Exponential Expressions 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 How to Use Exponential Notation;
Scientific Notation: Definition and Examples
The process of writing exponential notation;
Writing the two parts of a scientific notation
Tuesday Simplifying and Solving Exponential Expressions;
Exponential Expressions and the Order of Operations
Different kinds of exponential expressions, including exponents, positive and negative integers, fractions and variables;
The required steps of the order of operations
Wednesday Multiplying Exponential Expressions;
Dividing Exponential Expressions
The rules for multiplying exponents;
The process of dividing and simplifying expressions
Thursday The Power of Zero: Simplifying Exponential Expressions;
Negative Exponents: Writing Powers of Fractions and Decimals
A look at what occurs when zero is used as an exponent;
The process of writing fractions as decimals
Friday Power of Powers: Simplifying Exponential Expressions Examples of the process of raising a power to a power

10 Lessons in Chapter 5: Exponents & Exponential Expressions in Algebra Lesson Plans
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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