Positive and negative numbers

Curriculum support20 minsFREE

Key takeaways
Use number lines and understand movements along the number line  
Apply all four operations (adding/subtracting/multiplying/dividing) to negative numbers
Solve problems involving negative numbers
Shahriyar HajghassemHost: Shahriyar is a Maths Teacher at a School in Northwest London, teaching years 7 to 11. He graduated from the University of Warwick in 2013 and set off to China for two years teaching IGCSE and A-Level Economics.

Arithmetic confidence with positive and negative numbers is essential at GCSE level and students are required to complete a number of different calculations with positive and negative numbers.

In this lesson, students will use a variety of methods, including pictorial, patterns and number lines to show why the ‘rules’ of negative numbers hold true. 

A key class as a build block for all students.

Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

A useful for all students studying maths.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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