Grade 7 Mathematics Module 2, Topic A, Lesson 3

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Student Outcomes

  • Students understand addition of integers as putting together or counting up, where counting up a negative number of times is counting down.
  • Students use arrows to show the sum of two integers, p + q, on a number line and to show that the sum is distance | | from p to the right if is positive and to the left if q is negative.
  • Students refer back to the Integer Game to reinforce their understanding of addition.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
7.NS.1.b Understand p + q as the number located a distance |q| from p, in the positive or negative direction...

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