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Negative Numbers in Year 6

This week we have begun our sequence of learning on negative numbers. On Monday, we calculated the difference between a positive and negative integer and then went on a scavenger hunt around the classroom to find our answers which were linked to a letter. Once we had collected all our letters, we created a word!

We then went on to use double sided counters to support us with adding and subtracting negative numbers. We found the concept of creating zero pairs challenging but the double sided counters supported us!

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