Number and Place Value – Negative Numbers

Negative numbers can be tricky for children to understand at first, this is where a visual number line comes in handy. For this activity we’re focusing on some negative number challenges with the additional help of a number line.

A negative number exercise…

Download our free resource and share it with your class, see which groups or individuals can answer the most sums on the sheet!

Use the sheet to ask children; can you use the number line to help you answer the sums? Show them how to use it and let them gain the experience…

 

Here are some more products to help with negative numbers in your classroom