**Monday, October 30** – Students will be able to recall how to simplify radicals without the use of a calculator.

Agenda:

Radicals review

Practice simplifying radicals.

**Tuesday, October 31** – Students will be able to use the Pythagorean theorem to solve for missing sides or to determine if a triangle is a right triangle.

Agenda:

Check radical review work

Review the Pythagorean theorem (notes)

Prove the Pythagorean theorem

Practice the Pythagorean theorem

**Wednesday, November 1** – Students will discover the short cuts associated with finding the sides of a triangle given one side length if the right triangle is a special right triangles.

Agenda:

Go over homework

Complete task

**Thursday, November 2** – Students will be able to use the rules of special right triangles to solve problems.

Agenda:

Check Homework

Powerpoint on special right triangles

practice work on special right triangles

**Friday, November 3** – Students will be able to demonstrate a minimum of 75% mastery of special right triangles and Pythagorean theorem.

Agenda:

Quiz

Introduction to Trig