Don't know if this "trick" will help, but won't hurt to try...exponential and logarithmic function conversions.
Exponential and Logarithmic Functions - ThingLink
How I Teach Properties of Logarithms - ideas for introducing exponential and log functions in Algebra 2
Exponential functions & Finance -- This is AWESOME! and free! Sadly, it's not mine.
Logarithmic Equations and Inequalities Study Guide
Definition of Logarithm
Solving Exponential and Logarithmic Equations Sum 'Em Activity - My kids love this activity and stay engaged the whole class period!
pinner says: Today's project in College Algebra was making the color coded #logarithmic definition patterns "cheat sheets." It worked like a charm! Almost the whole class was engaged and understood how to convert from one to the other! ~Bon
Free exponential functions flowchart at scaffoldedmath.com
LOGARITHMIC AND EXPONENTIAL EQUATIONS MAZE FREE ACTIVITY - TeachersPayTeachers.com