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Opposite Quantities Combine to Make Zero

For Teachers 7th Standards
Find the cards that get to zero. The lesson introduces the class to the idea of adding integers. Pupils use a number line to count up and count down when adding. They play a game to collect cards that will sum to zero. 
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Add With Zero

For Students Pre-K - K
In this beginning addition activity, students analyze 4 pictures of objects in sets. From two choices, students circle the answer that tells how many. Some of the sets will have "zero", "none" or "no" objects.
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Stories With Zero

For Students K - 2nd
Zero is a very important concept to understand. Learners solve addition stories with zero, they view pictures of flowers and leaves then draw additional pictures to show how many of each flower or leaf they want. They write the number...
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Adding with Zero

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this addition worksheet, students answer 8 fill in the blank problems where they provide the addends and sums of equations with zero as one of the addends.
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Adding Zero

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this early childhood math practice worksheet, students use their problem solving skills as they use counters to find the sum in 6 addition problems. Students respond to 1 number sense question as well.
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Facts of Five

For Students K - 1st
This is a great math station partner game! Using the provided ten-frame cards, learners practice creating addition problems with a sum of 5. Each card has a number between 0 and 5, and pairs shuffle and lay out five of them. They take...
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Distances on the Number Line 2

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Simple tasks are presented for your seventh grade math masters. They are to determine whether two numbers on a number line are equidistant from zero and what the two added together would be.
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Using the Number Line to Model the Addition of Integers

For Teachers 7th Standards
The second lesson in a series of 25 shows the class how to use arrows and a number line to add integers. Learners use their knowledge of the commutative property and absolute value in the explanation. Classmates play the integer game...
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Sums of Integers with Different Signs: Adding Between 10 and -10

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
Six questions make up an interactive designed to boost scholars' knowledge of integers. Mathematicians move symbols over a horizontal number line to aid in findings answers between 10 and negative 10. Question types include...
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Illustrating that Any Given Number Plus Zero is the Same Number

For Teachers K - 1st
Students add zero to other numbers. In this addition instructional activity, students discover that when adding zero to any given number, the sum is always the given number. This instructional activity includes lots of examples and...
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Estimates

For Students 4th - 6th
Learners solve multiplication and division equations using estimation. They round numbers by calculating an estimate for each of the given sums. This would be a useful classroom resource.
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$20 Dot Map

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
Challenge the addition skills of young learners with this open-ended math problem. The task is simple, get from start to finish by connecting a series of three numbers. The trick is that the sum of the numbers must be less than or equal...
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Adding Integers

For Teachers 6th - 7th Standards
Your sixth and seventh graders deepen their understanding of a number line and adding integers in this concrete, hands-on activity. Learners play "Warehouse Puzzle" and then discuss their game strategies and the characteristics...
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Pick Two

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st Standards
Learning to break apart numbers into smaller pairs is a critical step young mathematicians take as they develop their number sense. To practice this skill, children are provided with sets of three numbers and are asked to pick the two...
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Focus Skill Mini Lessons

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Deepen the number sense of young mathematicians with this series of estimating activities. Focusing on rounding decimals in order to estimate sums and difference, these three mini math lessons provide learners different contexts for...
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Shake and Spill

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st Standards
Entertaining as well as educational, this math activity about decomposing numbers is bound to capture the engagement of young learners. Given a cup and five two-color counters, young mathematicians simply shake and spill the cup,...
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InteGreat

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed Standards
Hands-on investigation of Riemann sums becomes possible without intensive arithmetic gymnastics with this interactive lesson plan. Learners manipulate online graphing tools to develop and test theories about right, left, and midpoint...
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Addition Exercise - Zero

For Students 1st
In this addition worksheet, 1st graders enhance their addition skills by completing the 15 addition problems. Students add 0 to the given numbers in each equation.
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Area Sums: Estimation with Rectangles

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
The more rectangles, the better the estimate. Using the interactive, pupils explore estimating the area under a curve using left-hand sums. Learners respond to challenge questions on how to get better estimates using the same technique.
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Twenty Questions: The Hundred Chart

For Teachers 2nd - 6th Standards
Use the 20 Questions game to practice math vocabulary and number properties! Project a hundreds chart and hand one out to learners. Ideally, give them counters (beans would work well) to mark off the chart so you can play multiple times....
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Adding Animals

For Students 1st Standards
Writing equations from images helps young mathematicians grasp addition, especially when they get to look at cute animals as they do it. There are six number sentences here, each illustrated with a set of animals corresponding to...
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Fact Families

For Students 1st - 2nd
With a few extra numbers, these fact families would be complete! After looking at an example, scholars write in the sums and differences for six equations as part of three different fact families. This is really for beginners to this...
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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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A Sum of Functions

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Collaborative learners will see the geometric addition of functions by graphing the sum of two graphed curves on the same coordinate plane. This task then naturally flows into giving learners the algebraic representation of the curves...