Lesson Plan: Degree and Coefficient of Polynomials Mathematics

This lesson plan includes the objectives and exclusions of the lesson teaching students how to determine the degree of a polynomial and use the terminology associated with polynomials, such as terms, coefficients, and constants.


Students will be able to

  • understand and use the terminology used to describe polynomials,
  • identify a polynomial expression,
  • find the degree of a given polynomial,
  • identify the coefficient of a polynomial term,
  • identify the number of terms in a polynomial.


Students will not cover

  • function notation,
  • polynomial functions,
  • polynomial equations.

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