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Lesson PurposeThe purpose of this lesson is to develop a student foundation for understanding the components of polynomials, including the use of variables, exponents, constants, and mathematical operators. By understanding the basic components of polynomials, students will become prepared for operations among polynomials, similar to what students will have accomplished previously with operations among numbers or linear equations. 

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Lesson ObjectivesAt the end of this lesson, students will be able to: Identify the components of a polynomial expression by using specific mathematical language


Student Target“I can correctly identify the parts of a polynomial expression. Additionally, I can also give definitions and an example for each of those parts.” 

CCR Focus StandardsAlgebra and Functions  Level E
Supporting Standards

Standards for Mathematical Practice
KYAE Employability Standards
