Education Technology

Explore Order of Operations

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

Students use a graphing calculator to evaluate expressions with exponents.

This Technology Lab accompanies Lesson 1-5 from the ©2007 Holt, Rinehart and Winston Mathematics Course 2 textbook.

Before the Activity

  • Review the lesson PDF files.
  • Make copies of the lesson PDF files for your class.
  • During the Activity

    Students use both pencil and paper and a graphing calculator to evaluate expressions with exponents.

    After the Activity

    Review student results:

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