Students learn to use a number line to order and compare negative and positive numbers. As learning progresses students compare the sum and difference of negative and positive integers using a thermometer.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
- All students should be able to arrange a series of negative integers along a number line.
- Most students should be able to arrange and order a series of negative and positive numbers along a number line.
- Some students should be able to determine the differences between two numbers on a number line.