# PRIME FACTORIZATION

The student will be able to determine a numbers prime factorization

# OPENING

- What is a factor?
- What is a prime number?
- 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?

Khan Academy- Prime Factorization Examples