This Illustrating Values lesson plan also includes:
Collaborators create a presentation, poster, or a simple diagram to demonstrate a positive and negative number range. What makes this vivid is that sea level is zero and the values are altitudes at which various animals live, both above and below the water.
- Incorporates environmental concerns by including a reading of an article on climate change and its effects on sea level
- Applies to Common Core State Standards for the number system in sixth grade
- Creativity, collaboration, and communication are practiced along with math skills