Absolutely Valuable Game!

In this fast-paced game of addition, students discover that the “absolute value” of a number is simply its distance from zero on a number line.

Grades covered: 5 through 9
Curriculum Topics: Absolute Value, Number Lines, Adding Positive and Negative Numbers


Idea Sheets are cross-referenced to subjects listed in the Common Core, Next Generation Science Standards, and California Content Standards.

Categories include:
  • Grades 3-5
  • Grades 6-8
  • Math
Tags: Addition & Subtraction, Number System
Subjects covered: ["Math"]