This Factoring Trinomials Activity would be so perfect for my Algebra students! I love how they get to cut & paste the binomials next to the trinomial they form. I love every activity this person creates!

Print the puzzle on card stock or have it laminated. Cut out the squares then shuffle the pieces. The goal is to have the students match the polynomials with their factored form in order to re-form the 3 x 3 square below. Each polynomial is of the form

Reconstruction of the thermopolium of Vetutius Placidus on the Via dell'Abbondanza in However only barbarians wore moustaches, not a civilized Roman. There is even no Latin word for moustache. Drawing by Andrea Tosolini

Reconstruction of a taberna. A taberna was a single room shop covered by a barrel vault within great indoor markets of ancient Rome. Each taberna had a window above it to let light into a wooden attic for storage, and had a wide doorway.