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211 resources with the concept negative numbers

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Adding & Subtracting (Combining) Integers

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Maintain a positive atmosphere in your math class with this fun lesson on adding and subtracting integers. After first explaining the rules for combining positive and negative numbers, this resource uses a comic strip to guide students...
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Less Than Zero

For Teachers 2nd - 4th Standards
Perry the penguin wants to buy a new scooter, but he doesn't have any funds! Walk your kids through the short book Less Than Zero, and have them track his borrowing, spending, and saving on a line graph while you read. Pupils will learn...
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Integers, Opposites, Absolute Value

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Straight from the pages of a math textbook, this three-lesson series introduces young mathematicians to the world of integers. Starting with a definition of integers and their applications in the real world, this resource goes on to...
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Introduction to Integers

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Welcome to the backward world of negative numbers. This introductory lesson teaches young mathematicians that negative numbers are simply the opposite of positive numbers as they use number lines to plot and compare single-digit integers.
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The Game of Chips

For Teachers 5th - 8th Standards
Create a positive learning experience for young mathematicians with this hands-on integers lesson plan. Working in pairs, learners take turns rolling dice to create addition number sentences, using colored chips to model the concept of...
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Integer Football

For Teachers 5th - 8th Standards
They could go all, the, way...to a deeper understanding of integers with this fun math game. Using the included printable materials, young mathematicians practice adding integers and calculating absolute values as they compete in a game...
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Adding Positive and Negative Numbers

For Students 5th - 8th Standards
Put your learners to the test and practice adding and subtracting with a variety of different numbers. Integers, decimals, fractions – it's all there to help your learners practice their skills with negative numbers. The first page of...
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Mile High

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
What is the meaning of sea level? This resource helps your class understand the meaning of elevations above, below, and at sea level. Provides for good discussion on using positive and negative numbers to represent quantities in the real...
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Integers on the Number Line 2

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Four inequality statements are given for the same two negative numbers. The resource is a good practice for pupils to interpret statements of inequalities relative to the position on the number line. The objective is for pupils to learn...
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Shrinking

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Is Aunt Nancy shrinking? Find out by calculating with the average height women lose each year. The activity practices multiplying and dividing with decimals and rounding the final answer.
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It's Warmer in Miami

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Brrrr it's cold in Alaska! When given the temperatures of Anchorage and Miami in the winter, your mathematicians will calculate how much warmer it is in Miami. Answer key provides two different solution choices. Great as a warm-up for...
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Positive and Negative Numbers

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Contest winner? Use this story about winning tickets to an NFL football game to plot numbers on a number line. Identify positive and negative values in the story and use the worksheet provided to plot out temperature, altitude, and money...
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6.NS.6.a - Number lines

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Begin with a talk about opposites, show an entertaining and educational homemade video called The Number Line Dance, and then have your class play a game in which they place positive and negative integers on a human number line. They...
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Using Positive and Negative Numbers in Context

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Measure the temperature of your math class with a temperature-based lesson on adding and subtracting rational numbers. The thermometer serves as a vertical number line for learners as they work together to solve a temperature change...
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Signed Numbers

For Students 6th - 7th
Sixth and seventh graders solve and complete 8 different types of problems. First, they multiply and divide by signed numbers. Then, they rewrite any division as multiplication by the reciprocal. Pupils also work out the absolute value...
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Integers and Absolute Value - Reteach 22.1

For Students 6th - 7th
Middle schoolers review how to write the opposite and the absolute value for integers. They write the opposite of each integer in the first set of numbers. In the second set, pupils write the absolute value of each integer.
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Performing Operations With Signed Integers

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Need a great activity to get your class performing operations with signed integers? Here are six different worksheets to use with lessons on adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and problem solving with integers. This would also...
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Adding and Subtracting Integers

For Students 5th - 8th Standards
Practice makes perfect with this worksheet on the addition and subtraction of integers. Focusing on whole numbers less than 13, these skills-practice exercises throughly address young mathematicians' ability to find sums and differences...
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Resource Sheets

For Students 4th - 8th Standards
This extensive and far-reaching collection of worksheets puts a new twist on many basic concepts. Learners use multiplication to trace a path from one point to another, tile a plane by converting between improper and proper fractions,...
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Compare Two Positive or Negative Numbers in Real-World Situations

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Expand into negative numbers with examples on a vertical number line. Practice real-world examples of temperature and below sea level to see which number has a higher value. Use with other videos in this series of four for more practice...
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Relate Positive and Negative Quantities

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Show your learners how positive and negative numbers are all around us. The first video in a four-part series shows examples of different ways we use these numbers and what they represent. Explains monetary value with deposit and debt....
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English in Mind Unit 15: Grammar Practice

For Teachers 6th - 7th
Use this grammar worksheet to have learners complete twenty eight fill in the blank sentences in the past present tense. They also arrange words to complete a sentence, and change a sentence from positive to negative.
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Solving Inequalities

For Students 6th - 7th
Middle schoolers solve 10 different problems that include multiplication and division of various inequalities. They determine how to make each inequality true. Pupils multiply or divide both sides of an inequality by any positive number...
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Adding and Subtracting Integers

For Students 6th - 7th
Sixth and seventh graders solve 10 different problems that include various integers. First, they determine whether each equation in the first five problems is true or false. Then, pupils solve the last five problems by adding or...