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The lesson aims to challenge students' thinking about the structure and solving of quadratic equations. Students work collaboratively, following guided questions to explore the relationships between the coefficints of a quadratic equation. The lesson is aimed to challenge students' thinking, encouraging them to explore and deepen their conceptual understanding. The resource includes classroom examples, teacher notes and guided questions.
|Year level(s)||Year 10|
|Purpose||Assessment task, Extension, Student task, Teaching resource|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Collaborative learning, Feedback, Mathematics investigation|
|Keywords||quadratic equations, coefficients, solving, operations, odd|
|Curriculum connections||Critical and creative thinking, Numeracy|
|Strand and focus||Algebra, Number, Apply understanding, Build understanding|
|Topics||Algebraic expressions, Integers|
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