Subtracting Integers Explore Narrative - Section 2: Explore

  Subtracting Integers Explore Narrative
Loading resource...

Subtracting Integers - How does subtraction relate to addition?

Unit 4: Operations with Rational Numbers
Lesson 8 of 23

Objective: Students will be able to subtract integers by adding the additive inverse.

Big Idea: Subtraction does not have to be any harder than addition – students will turn all subtraction problems into addition problems and use the rules they have already mastered!

  Print Lesson
30 teachers like this lesson
subtracting integers
Similar Lessons
Rational Numbers and Integer Practice
6th Grade Math » Integers and Rational Numbers
Big Idea: What is a rational number? Which is greater: -1.6 or -1.5? Students work to answer these questions while also practicing adding integers.
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
Andrea Palmer
How Addition and Subtraction are Related (Part 2 of 3)
7th Grade Math » Rational Number Operations
Big Idea: Students will use counters to prove that a difference can be written as a sum.
New Orleans, LA
Environment: Urban
Grant Harris
Relative Error Spiral Lesson
8th Grade Math » Statistical Spirals
Big Idea: We all make mistakes, but it is important to quantify the level of the mistake relative to the situation you are working with. This is the fundamental idea of relative error.
New York, NY
Environment: Urban
Shaun Errichiello
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload