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The Opposite of a Number's Opposite

For Students 6th Standards
It's said that opposites attract, but what about opposites of opposites? Individuals learn about the opposite of opposites using number lines. They complete a group activity in which members determine the opposite of opposites of integers. 
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Opposites Song

For Students Pre-K - 3rd Standards
What's the opposite of young? What about happy? Explore opposites with an animated music video showcasing different opposite pairs.
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Opposite of a Number

For Students 3rd - 7th Standards
While the standards don't call for negative numbers to be taught before the sixth grade, many students benefit from learning the concept earlier. A video explains what teachers mean by the opposite of a number. It includes absolute...
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The Opposite of a Number

For Students 6th Standards
It's opposite day! The fourth installment of a 21-part module teaches scholars about opposites of integers and of zero. Number lines and real-world situations provide an entry point to this topic.
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Signs of Fractions

For Students 3rd - 7th Standards
Where do you put the negative sign when working with fractions? The video lesson answers this question by explaining that each fraction has three signs. Pupils see how to adjust the signs of a fraction two at a time.
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Performing Operations With Signed Integers

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Need a great activity to get your class performing operations with signed integers? Here are six different worksheets to use with lessons on adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and problem solving with integers. This would also...
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"The Opposites Game" by Brendan Constantine

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
What is the opposite of a gun? A classroom grapples with the complex question in Brendan Constantine's poem, "The Opposites Game." Using the resource, viewers watch an animated interpretation of the poem to discover how the poem's...
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What is the Opposite, or Additive Inverse, of a Number?

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Teach your class about the additive inverse! Using examples first and a definition second, this video explains what the additive inverse it and how to find the additive inverse of any given number or variable. A quick concept review for...
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Subtracting Polynomials

For Students 8th - 9th
To subtract two polynomials Sal demonstrates that you add the opposite of the second term, and then combine like terms to solve. How do you find an opposite term? Simply multiply the polynomial by -1. This video is very clearly explained...
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Integers and Absolute Value - Reteach 22.1

For Students 6th - 7th
Middle schoolers review how to write the opposite and the absolute value for integers. They write the opposite of each integer in the first set of numbers. In the second set, pupils write the absolute value of each integer.
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Angles (part 2)

For Students 9th - 10th
In this second video in the series on angles, students explore the concept of supplementary and complementary angles. In addition, intersecting lines and opposite angles are explained.
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Inside Out/Opposites lesson

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Here is a good lesson plan on opposites in which each pupil receives a word card and has to find the classmate with the opposite word card. Additionally, they write a fire safety journal about "Why you should get outside and stay outside...
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Understanding Subtraction of Integers and Other Rational Numbers

For Teachers 7th Standards
Subtraction is all about opposites and the fifth activity in a series of 25 introduces the concept of subtracting integers. Pupils connect subtracting with discarding a card in the integer game. They develop the rule for subtracting...
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Positive and Negative Numbers

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Contest winner? Use this story about winning tickets to an NFL football game to plot numbers on a number line. Identify positive and negative values in the story and use the worksheet provided to plot out temperature, altitude, and money...
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Division of Integers

For Teachers 7th Standards
The 12th segment in a 25-segment series looks at the division of integers and how the signs of the dividend and divisor affect the sign of the quotient. Pupils start with multiplication and division facts of whole numbers and create the...
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Yes and No, Stop and Go Song

For Students Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Sing along with the opposites song! Sung to a cool, hip beat, the basic word-pairs featured are yes/no and stop/go. 
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ASL: Lesson 19

For Teachers 1st - Higher Ed
Being able to express feelings is important for every learner. ASL lesson 19 is intended for teaching hearing impaired pupils or special ed teachers functional ASL. Since this provides a list of signs describing feelings, it would be a...
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Opposites/Antonyms

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Young scholars perform Sing a Song of Opposites to explore antonyms.  In this opposites lesson, students create lists in groups and share their opposites.  Young scholars record their opposites on the board.
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Opposites Attract

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students investigate things that are opposites. For this opposites lesson, students listen to books about the meaning of opposites. They make a list of things of opposites before using digital cameras take pictures of items that are...
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First Amendment: Can a Municipality Forbid Political Signs on Residential Property?

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students examine laws prohibiting political signs on front lawns. They hold a mock town meeting to discuss the issue. They determine if this law violates the First Amendment right of free speech.
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Subtracting Integers

For Teachers 6th
In this mathematics worksheet, 6th graders subtract a number, add its opposite, and explain what opposites are, giving an example of two numbers that are opposites. Then they subtract each integer by adding its opposite.
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Variables on Both Sides

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students solve equations containing variables on both side of the equal sign. In this algebra lesson, students combine like terms using opposite signs to get them on one side of the equal sign. They model the equations using bar models...
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What are the Multiplication Properties of 0 and -1?

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Is it true that any number multiplied by zero is zero? Is it true that any nonzero number multiplied by -1 is the opposite sign of the number being multiplied? Watch this video and listen to the instructor as she demonstrates how these...
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Rational Numbers on the Number Line

For Students 6th Standards
Individuals learn how to plot rational numbers on the number line in the sixth lesson of a 21-part module. They identify appropriate units and determine opposites of rational numbers.