# Teaching integers

Discover creative and engaging strategies to teach integers and make math fun for your students. Explore top ideas and resources to help your students grasp the concept of integers easily.

## Make Sense of Adding and Subtracting Integers

### I develop curriculum for middle school math. I focus on using critical-thinking skills in my content so the math makes sense to the students.

Cognitive Cardio Math | Upper Elementary and Middle School Math

## {FREE} Integer Operations Game: Gingerbread Dash

### Do your middle schoolers need extra practice with integer operations? Grab this simple and low-prep board game to practice in December. Students will build their confidence and begin to see patterns as they tally up their score. Grab the free download from Math Geek Mama! Integer Operations Game: Gingerbread Dash

Brenda Cruickshank Carlborg

## A manipulative for integer operations - negative number adding tool

### A simple tool to make integer operations more concrete. This manipulative makes adding positive and negative numbers more intuitive. Integers come up in so many places, from middle school all the way through high school with solving equations. This tool helped even my Algebra 2 students get more confident when working with integers.

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Cindy Shaw

Betty McLeod

Sam Gottwald

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Stacie Sovinski

## 35+ Ideas and Tips for Teaching Integers

### Introducing and teaching integers can be a challenge because middle school students often struggle with the topic. These THIRTY-FIVE ideas, tips, and activities will help you plan your lessons for this unit. There are ideas for interactive notebooks, adding and subtracting integers, and multiplying and dividing integers. Make your unit fun! #integers #mrseteachesmath #middleschool

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