Adding and Subtracting Integers: Adding and Subtracting Integers in a fun game setting known as Battle the Banker.
FUN GAME SETTING TO TEACH THE ADDING AND SUBTRACTING OF INTEGERS
Students often become frustrated and confused trying to memorize rules for adding and subtracting integers, especially with different signs.
Instead of memorizing rules, students can learn the concepts of adding and subtracting integers using money. Please download and view the free preview for this concept.
The download will contain both a PowerPoint presentation including all slides with animation on the slides showing how the game is played and a PDF file of the entire presentation to be used for printing the game cards, transaction sheets, instructions, and money. You must first unzip the downloaded folder to access the files. If you have any issues with this, please email me at Shari.Beck25@gmail.com.
This resource packet contains the following:
Instructions for using the concept of money to teach addition and subtraction of integers
Animated PowerPoint slides to demonstrate the concepts for each operation and for the game
Game cards for each game (color and black/white), player record for transactions, dollar bill templates
Battle the Banker Game for Addition of Integers
Battle the Banker Game for Subtraction of Integers
Battle the Banker Game for Mixed Addition and Subtraction of Integers