Understanding Set Notation

Understanding set notation
Understanding set notation
Understanding set notation

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  • Smart Notebooks Presentation
  • Activ Inspire Flipchart
  • Lesson Plan
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
  • Differentiated Worksheet

Understanding Set Notation

Students learn how to find the union and intersection of elements using basic set notation.  As learning progresses students consider the complement of a set while reviewing basic number properties.

At the start of the lesson students recap using sample space diagrams to find the probability of cracking a code.  The plenary is used to assess progress against the differentiated learning objective through a typical exam question.

Differentiated Learning Objectives
  • All students should be able to list the elements of a set.
  • Most students should be able to enumerate sets and unions/intersections of sets systematically.
  • Some students should be able to find the complement of a set.
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