Adding and Subtracting Integers Guided Notes & Doodles | Counters, Number Line


Teach students adding and subtracting integers with this Integer addition and subtraction Guided Notes & Doodles resource. Students add and subtract integers with number lines, algorithm, and algorithm. Contains 10 pages total including guided notes, practice color by code and arithmetic worksheets, and a real-life math application. It works well as graphic organizers, scaffolded notes, sub plans, introductory lessons, reteaching/review, exam prep, and interactive notebooks for 7th, 8th grade math (or advanced 6th grade). And it's artsy—if your students love color by number, color by code, or sketch notes, they'll love these lessons.

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CCSS Standards:

7.NS.A.1, 7.NS.A.1c, 7.NS.A.1d

What's included:

  1. Guided notes. Teach the topic with these structured notes (adding subtracting integers with algorithm, counters, number line diagrams). Integrates checks for understanding to verify your students are on the right track. - 2 page

  2. Practice worksheets. Worksheets and a color by code activity to practice adding and subtracting integers. - 2 pages

  3. Real-life application. Read and write about this math concept being applied to tracking scores for games. - 1 page

  4. Answer key. Included for all of the worksheets. - 5 pages

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What teachers say about my Guided Notes & Doodles lessons:

  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “Great resource and a different way to take notes. Students were engaged and used their notes to help them with solving problems later.” - Heather P.

  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “My students really enjoyed these notes. I needed an additional resource to reteach this material before our end of the year assessment, and this was perfect.” - Ashley H.

  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “I used this resource with students who typically struggle to remain engaged in mathematics. They remained very engaged and didn’t hesitate to fix mistakes and complete their work. Great resource!” - Carissa S.

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