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6th Grade - Negative Numbers


Explore contexts that can be described with negative numbers (such as money, elevation, and temperature). 0606.2.10

Links verified on 7/8/2014

  1. Integer WebQuest - [designed for grade 7] this WebQuest includes a section on negative integers
  2. Negative Numbers in Real Life- explanation from Ask Dr. Math
  3. Negative Numbers In The Real World - answers to a student's question in Yahoo Answers
  4. Winter in Queenstown - an activity which asks students to explain the meaning of negative numbers and sketch and interpret graphs which represent everyday situations [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.]
  5. Working with Negative Numbers - seven page worksheet on working with negative temperatures and money [US units used] A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded This link includes something for the teacher to print

A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

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