Math Curriculum

Level C
Unit: Operations and Algebraic Thinking
Key Lesson 6.6.14 Evaluating Expressions with Exponents

Lesson topic: Evaluating expressions with exponents

Instructor Materials

  • Teacher guide
  • Slides
  • Practice Problems resource
  • CCRS standard: 6.EE.1, 6.EE.2c
  • Learning goal: Evaluate numerical expressions that have an exponent and one other operation, and justify (orally) the process. Explain (orally and in writing) that the convention is to evaluate the exponent before the other operations in an expression with no grouping symbols. Interpret expressions with exponents that represent the surface area or volume of a cube.
  • 6.6 Assessment and Practice Problems

Student Materials

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If students need additional lessons before this key lesson, use these supplemental lessons.




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