Instructional Activity# Example 1: The Opposite of an Opposite of a Number

Lesson 5. Unit 3. Grade 6 EngageNY

EngageNY8 min(s)

This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 5, Unit 3, Grade 6. What is the opposite of the opposite of 8? How can we illustrate this number on a number line? Before starting the example, allow students to discuss their predictions in groups for one minute. Choose a few students to share their responses with the rest of the class.