This year I created a new writing polynomials in standard form graphic organizer and foldable for my Algebra 1 students to glue in their interactive notebooks. Then, we practiced taking polynomial expressions and writing them in standard form. I was a bit overambitious about how many examples we were going to get through. We ended …

# Standard Form of Polynomials

Last month, I shared a building polynomials activity that I created. Since then, numerous teachers have shared photos with me of their students completing the puzzle. This makes me super happy! Since that activity has proved to be so popular, I thought it was time to share another activity I created to go along with …

On the same day as the polynomial frayer model + parts of a polynomial, we also did standard form. All of a sudden, the phrase “leading term” made sense. Yay! I used this to fit in distributive property and combining like terms practice. My Algebra 2 students are still struggling a bit with combining like …