PRIME FACTORIZATION

The student will be able to determine a numbers prime factorization

OPENING

  1. What is a factor?
  2. What is a prime number?
  3. What do you think a prime factor is?

WHOLE GROUP LESSON

Prime Factors- factors of a number that are prime
Prime Factorization- Which prime numbers multiply together to get the original number

Let's look at the prime factors and the prime factorization of 16 on the board.

SELF-PACED LESSON

Click on the image below and watch the 'Prime Factorization' video.  Pause to take good, clear notes and do your best on the questions during the video.  ITS OK TO GET THE QUESTIONS WRONG.  Struggling a little bit will lead to deeper learning.

STILL A LITTLE CONFUSED?