Teaching Pre-Algebra: Integers

Grade Levels: 8-10

Using Teaching Pre-Algebra: Integers, participants use number lines and positive and negative counters to explore the meaning of integers and results of operations on integers. They observe a classroom lesson on integer addition, consider teaching strategies that support this content in the classroom, and develop a lesson plan for teaching this or similar content.

Teaching Pre-Algebra: Integers

Participants use number lines and positive and negative counters to explore the meaning of integers and results of operations on integers. They observe a classroom lesson on integer addition, consider teaching strategies that support this content in the classroom, and develop a lesson plan for teaching this or similar content. The NCTM strand most addressed by this course is Number and Operations.

Objectives:

  • Develop and expand understanding of integers and integer operations.
  • Learn effective instructional strategies for teaching integers.
  • Learn how instruction in integers progresses across the grades.

RttT/SIG Assurances covered:

  • Great Teachers and Leaders
  • Turning Around the Lowest Performing Schools


Audience: Building Administrators, Coaches, and Teachers

Number of Participants: 1

Delivery Method: Online

Time: 3 to 5 hours