Comparing Positive and Negative Numbers

Comparing Positive and Negative Numbers
Comparing Positive and Negative Numbers
Comparing Positive and Negative Numbers
Comparing Positive and Negative Numbers

              Comparing Positive and Negative Numbers

              Students learn about comparing positive and negative numbers and calculating the difference between the two.  Throughout the lesson students use the greater than (>) and less than (<) symbols to make comparisons.
              Differentiated Learning Objectives
              • All students should be able to use a number line to compare the size of positive and negative numbers.
              • Most students should be able to use inequality notation to compare the size of numbers.
              • Some students should be able to compare the size and magnitude of positive or negative fractions and decimals.
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