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These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Pupils should be taught to interpret negative numbers in context, count forwards and backwards with positive and negative whole numbers, including through zero".

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- Negative Numbers Use negative numbers in basic arithmetic and algebraic calculations and word problems.
- Negative Magic Four partially completed magic squares containing negative numbers. Fill in the missing numbers.
- Temperatures Test your understanding of negative numbers with this self marking quiz about temperatures.
- Negative Numbers Video Revise how to add, subtract, multiply and divide negative numbers.
- Boxed In Numbers The classic dots and boxes game with the addition of some positive and negative numbers which determine your score.

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