Introduction to Positive and Negative Integers

Creating an understanding of how positive and negative integers work together is important. This activity helps build that connection for our students.

This week one of the learning objectives for my seventh graders is to perform operations using positive and negative integers. To introduce the concept with my class, I used a very simple Integer Operations Work Mat that includes a positive and negative number line. Sea of Zeroes Learning Activity I knew from the first time I … Read more

Converting Fractions, Decimals and Percents for Interactive Notebooks

If you are searching for a fun way to teach, decimals, and percents, this foldable is a must for your classroom! Last week in my class, my regular students worked on creating a flippable for the different types of rational number conversions (Fractions, Decimals, and Percents). I knew that I was going to be doing the … Read more