• # Middle School Mathematics Algebra I Unit 1B

Subject: Mathematics
Course: Algebra I
Timeline: Varied
Unit 1B Title: Pythagorean Theorem

Unit Overview:

This unit will explore two main ideas: The Pythagorean Theorem and square roots. Students will also review and make connections among the concepts of area, distance and irrational numbers.
Unit Objectives:

By the end of Unit 1B, all students will be able to:
• apply and prove the Pythagorean Theorem to real world problems
• find distance on the coordinate plane
• solve geometric formulas using given measurements

Focus Standards:

CC.2.3.8.A.3 Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem to solve problems

M08.C-G.2.1.3 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find the distance between two points in a coordinate system.

Mathematical Practice Standards:

#1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
#2 Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
#3 Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.
#4 Model wit mathematics.
#5 Use appropriate tools strategically.
#6 Attend to precision.
#7 Look for and make use of structure.

Assessments:
• Quizzes