# Factorising Expressions with Powers

#### What's Included

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

# Factorising Expressions with Powers

Students learn how to factorise expressions with powers by taking out the highest common factor.  As learning progresses the highest common factor includes both numerical and algebraic terms.  Most able students are challenged to factorise expressions involving binomials.
##### Differentiated Learning Objectives
• All students should be able to factorise expressions with multiple unknowns.
• Most students should be able to use index notation to factorise complex expressions and maintain equivalence.
• Some students should be able to factorise expressions with negative and fractional powers.

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