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These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Pupils should be taught to use negative numbers in context, and calculate intervals across zero".

Here are some specific activities, investigations or visual aids we have picked out. Click anywhere in the grey area to access the resource.

- Bidmaze Find your way through the maze encountering mathematical operations in the correct order to achieve the given total.
- Boxed In Numbers The classic dots and boxes game with the addition of some positive and negative numbers which determine your score.
- Negative Magic Four partially completed magic squares containing negative numbers. Fill in the missing numbers.
- Negative Numbers Use negative numbers in basic arithmetic and algebraic calculations and word problems.
- Negative Numbers Video Revise how to add, subtract, multiply and divide negative numbers.
- Number Line This number line visual aid is designed to be projected onto a whiteboard for whole class exposition.
- Number Line Banner A printable banner (multiple A4 sheets) of a colourful number line for the classroom wall.
- Temperatures Test your understanding of negative numbers with this self marking quiz about temperatures.

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