Add & Subtract Integers Visual Models | Doodle Math: Twist on Color by Number


Student practice adding and subtracting integers with visual models, including counters/chip models and number lines with this Add & Subtract Integers with Visual Models Doodle & Color by Number resource. Contains guided notes, along with 4 levels for easy differentiation with 32 questions total. Level 1 involves adding with counters/chips. Level 2 involves adding with number lines. Level 3 involves subtracting with counters/chips. Level 4 involves subtracting with number lines. Images are fall themed, perfect for back-to-school, Halloween, and Thanksgiving. These zero prep printable worksheets are great for emergency sub plans, math centers, independent practice, review, math lesson, homework, and bulletin board decorations.

Why you'll love this

It's a fresh twist on color by number or color by code. Each correct answer unlocks a doodle pattern students can use to complete a mystery image with the colors of their choice. They keep students engaged, free up your time for differentiation, and look great as classroom decorations.

CCSS Standards: 6.NS.C.6, 7.NS.A.1, 7.NS.A.1b, 7.NS.A.1d, 7.NS.A.2, 7.NS.A.2c, 7.NS.A.3

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This activity is in my 6th Grade, 7th Grade and 6th - 8th Grade Doodle & Color by Number Bundles—at a savings of 50% over individual resources!

What’s included:

  1. Guided notes. Examples using counters/chip models and number lines to add and subtract integers that you can use to help introduce the content.

  2. Level 1. Add integers with counters/chip models. - 9 questions

  3. Level 2. Add integers with number lines. - 9 questions

  4. Level 3. Subtract integers with counters/chip models. - 9 questions

  5. Level 4. Subtract integers with number lines. - 9 questions

  6. Image sheets. The images have pumpkin and forest themes. Students fill in the designated sections for doodling.

  7. Answer key. Included for both the problems and the image sheet.

What teachers say about my Doodle & Color by Number activities:

  • ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “This was difficult for my accelerated students! I loved it and so did they! They found trying to doodle the drawing and win ‘the best doodler’ fun. Students were engaged with the math, but also with their creativity.” - Kay Y.

  • ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “I loved that this activity had different levels. I used the 2 different levels with as an on-grade level support and a below-grade level support.” – Cristin B.

  • ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “This was a great review for my 6th graders. This helped to keep them engaged while I worked with small groups.” – Ashley B.

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