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Video Lesson: Exponential Growth Part 2 The Exponential Function

Video Lesson

Subject
Math

Description of the video lesson
This video lesson is for age 17 - 19 years.
It is relevant to Biology as well as Mathematics.
Upon completion of this lesson, students should be able to:
- Explain what Exponential Function is
- Describe an Introduction to Exponential Function with examples in bacterial growth and financial investment
- Apply Deduction of the mathematical model
- Know key vocabulary in English

Partner presentation
Limerick Institute of Technology

Level of English
Good basic vocabulary.

Pre-requisites
Students should have previous knowledge of basic English vocabulary and competence in reading as well as listening.
They should have competency in Mathematics.

Language aims
Students should be able to use key vocabulary in English.
They should be able to use keywords and terms: Exponential Growth, Function, formula, compound interest, equation, generation growth

Subject aims
Upon completion of this lesson, students should be able to:
- Explain what Exponential Function is
- Introduction to Exponential Function with examples in bacterial growth and financial investment
- Deduction of the mathematical model

Students' Difficulties
Students should have basic competency in mathematics.
They should be able to relate theory to concrete real-world examples.

Students' Skills
- Explain what Exponential Function is
- Introduction to Exponential Function with examples in bacterial growth and financial investment
- Deduction of the mathematical model
- Apply a model to concrete examples
- Know key vocabulary in English

Teaching Resources

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Language Skills Developed

- Glossary

- Reading
- Writing

- Diagrams and graphs
- Exercises
- Web Site/Portal

- Interaction
- Reading
- Speaking
- Writing

- Videos

- Interaction
- Listening
- Speaking

- Videos

- Listening
- Speaking

- Videos

- Interaction
- Listening
- Reading
- Speaking
- Writing

- Multiple choice questionnaire
- Web Site/Portal

- Interaction
- Listening
- Reading
- Speaking
- Writing

- Diagrams and graphs
- Interactive activity

- Interaction