SOL 
A.2c  The student will perform operations on polynomials, including factoring completely first and seconddegree binomials and trinomials in one or two variables. Graphing calculators will be used as a tool for factoring and for confirming algebraic factorizations. 

Common Core Standards 
ASSE.2 
ASSE.3a 
AAPR.4 
FIF.8a 

Warmup 
 ExamView Quiz: Factoring Trinomials
 Warmup #1: Factoring
Trinomials (ppt)
 Warmup #2:
Factoring Trinomials
(ppt)
 Warmup #3:
Factoring Trinomials
(ppt)

Lessons 
 Factoring Perfect Square Trinomials (ppt)

Videos 
 Video: PH Factoring Perfect Square Trinomials with a = 1
 Video: PH Factoring perfect square trinomials with a ≠

Explore Learning 

Geogebra 

Internet
Sites 
 Interactive
Notes: Square Roots Review  notes and workout problems
from Math.com

Tasks 

Homework 
 Glencoe PWS (pdf)
 Glencoe SG (pdf)

Journal 

Assess yourself: Describe the relationshipe between multiplying
polynomials and factoring polynomials. Do you prefer to multiply
polynomials or to factor polynomials. Explain.

Study Guide 
 ExamView Quiz: Factoring Perfect Square Trinomials
 Prentice Hall Quiz

Other 
