Education Technology

Square Roots

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

Students develop an understanding of the relationship between a number and its square root.

Before the Activity

  • See the attached PDF file for detailed instructions for this activity
  • During the Activity

    Students will:

    • Understand meanings of operations and how they relate to one another
    • Understand and use the inverse relationships of addition and subtraction, multiplication and division, and squaring and finding square roots to simplify computations and solve problems

    After the Activity

  • Review student answers
  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary