Lessons for Algebra Two
The following lessons are all designed for the SMART Board in conjunction with the text, Algebra Two published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston copyright 2001.
Chapter 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Lesson  Chapter Topic 
Support Worksheets/Materials 
Worksheet  PreAssessment (Word Document) 







Lesson 3  1.2 Slopes and Intercepts (Follow up) 


Intercepts Discovery 
Lesson 4  1.2 Slopes and Intercepts (Follow up) 


Worksheet  Linear Relationships Graphing Lines


Equation of Line Given Two Points (Geometer's Sketchpad Aid) 
1. The students will engage in a differentiated instruction activity where they (or I) can pick from:
2. The students will work on the concept map for Graphing Lines. 
Worksheet  Linear Relationships with Zagnut Worksheet  Distribution with Fractions Worksheet  Getting Slope Intercept Form 

Parallel & Perpendicular Lines (Sketchpad Aid) 

Writing Equations of LinesConcept Map (SMART Ideas document) 
Lesson 9  Quiz



Direct Variation Discovery (Geometer's Sketchpad) 



Worksheet  Point Slope Mastery (Word Document) 




Lesson 15 Quiz on Correlation, Direct Variation and Solving Equations





Worksheet  Practice with Fraction Calculator (Word Document) 



Worksheet  Practice on Literals (Word Document) 

Worksheet  Explaining Point Slope Formula 
Lesson 21  Chapter Test








Lesson 4  Properties of Exponents 

The students will  Worksheet  Review of Expnonents (Word Document) 
Lesson 5  Quiz on Properties of Exponents 





(f+g)(x) (fg)(x) (f*g)(x) (f/g)(x) 2. The students will perform function composition. 

Lesson 9  Function Algebra (followup) 

Lesson 10 

Lesson 10  Function Algebra (followup)  
Worksheet  Function Algebra 

Lesson 11  Pop Quiz


Lesson 12  Function Exponent Quiz  
Lesson 13  Function Inverses  
Lesson 14  Function Inverses (followup)  
Lesson 15  Graphing over a Given Domain (Intro to Piecewise Functions  
Lesson 16  Piecewise Functions  
Lesson 17  
Lesson 18  Piecewise Functions  
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Lesson 19  Review of Functions, Exponents and Piecewise Functions  
Worksheet  Piecewise Functions & Review of Chapter Two 

1. The students will write quadratic functions in standard form. 2. The students will determine if a function is a quadratic function. 3. The students will determine if the graph of quadratic function 4. The students will determine if the ycoordinate of the vertex of a function is a maximum or a minimum. 

1. The students will simplify radicals with exact solutions and 2. The students will solve quadratic equations by extracting the root. 3. The students will find the missing side of a right triangle. 

Lesson 3  Solving Quadratic Equations by Extracting Roots (Day Two) 

1. The students will practice solving quadratic equations by extracting roots.


1. The students will graph quadratic functions of the form y=ax^{2}+bx+c using a an xy tree.

Worksheet  Simplifying Radicals & Expressions with +/ (Word Document) 
1. The students will comprehend basic factoring vocabulary. 2. The students will identify the GCF of a number of terms. 3. The students will factor an expresssion by removing its greatest common factor.

Worksheet  Factoring  Greatest Common Factor (Word Document) 
Lesson 6 & 7 Differences of Two Squares & Perfect Square Trinomials 

1. The students will factor Differences of Two Squares. 2. The students will factor Perfect Square Trinomials. 
Worksheet  Factoring Differences of Squares & Perfect Square Trinomials 
1. The students will factor quadratic trinomials of the form x^{2}+bx+c. 2. The students will factor quadratic trinomials of the form ax^{2}+bx+c. 
Worksheet  Factoring Quadratic Trinomials 
Lesson 9  Quiz on Basic Quadratics 

1. The students will take a quiz on the following skills.


Lesson 10  Practice on Factoring 

1. The students will practice identifying different types of factoring. 2. The students will practice different types of factoring. 
Worksheet  Identifying Different Types of Factoring (WordDocument) 
Lesson 11  More Practice on Types of Factoring with Quiz 

1. The students will practice indentifying the types of factoring. 2. The students will practice factoring expressions of varied types. 3. The students will take a quiz on the essential questions involved in identifying the types of factoring. 
Worksheet  Essential Questions in Types of Factoring (Word Document) 
Lesson 12  Quiz on All Factoring Types 

1. The students will take a quiz on the following skills


1. The students will solve quadratic equations using the zeroproduct property.  
1. The students will convert from vertex to standard form. 2. The students will find the vertex of a quadratic function that is written in vertex form. 3. The students will find the vertex of a quadratic function that is in standard form. 4. The students will graph quadratic functions in vertex and standard form. 
Graphic Organizer  Graphing Quadratics in Standard Form (Word Document) 
Lesson 15  The Quadratic Formula 

1. The students will solve  WorksheetPreAssessment on Quadratic Formula 
Lesson 16  Graphing with the Five Point Method 

1. The students will solve  
Lesson 17  Quiz on Quadratics 

1. The students will take a quiz on the following skills.


Lesson 18  Imaginary Numbers 



Lesson 19  Imaginary Numbers 



Lesson 20  Quiz on Imaginary Numbers 

Lesson 0  Exploring Growth with Rulers 


Growth & Decay Calculators (Excel File) 




Lesson 3  Exponential Functions (Day Two) 


Worksheet  Exponential Growth and Decay (Word Document) 
Lesson 4  Exponential Functions (Day Three) 




