These are great notes that are aligned with 7th Grade Common Core Standards. It begins with students exploring real life scenarios to try and solve integer problems without even realizing it. It includes many guided questions to help the students take charge of their own learning. It also has practice problems that use a number line so students understand where numbers are located in relation to zero. Make sure you look for the powerpoint presentation (Introduction to Adding Integers PPT) that go along with this presentation!!