Math lesson for 6th grade for teaching negatives. Video instruction, worked examples, guided practice, and instructor notes.
NEW 2.0 version contains 3 lessons, including the original, assembled into modules. Guzinta Math: Negative Numbers introduces negative numbers and provides students the opportunity to practice comparing negative numbers by playing a practice game.
Math lesson for 6th grade for introducing negative numbers, comparing negative numbers with inequality symbols, and a brief preview of operating with negative numbers in the context of coding. Video instruction, worked examples, guided practice, and instructor notes.
For one-on-one or whole-class mathematics instruction, use this Guzinta Math lesson as a supplement for teaching about negative numbers--a key concept in 6th grade. The app includes detailed instructor notes for each guided practice problem, with notes about extending discussion around each worked example and problem.
Instructors and/or students can turn on and use the new canvas feature (with improved writing functionality) in the app to write all over the screen--take notes, highlight key terms and ideas, show work, etc.
The second module features a simple practice game students can play to gain fluency with representing negative numbers on the number line and comparing negative integers. The third module includes a coding lesson using concepts from the other two modules, extending reasoning with negative numbers to operating with negatives. Students are encouraged to write their own programs.