
Unit 1  Accentuate the Negative
In this unit, students will learn how to do the following bullet points. Blue, underlined vocabulary words are linked to a definition on Mrs. Miller's Quizlet page. On Mrs. Miller's Quizlet page, one can refer to or practice the vocabulary from this unit at any time in many different ways. There are options to read, listen, view pictures, or play games associated with the vocabulary terms  please utilize this online tool that Mrs. Miller has provided.Use appropriate notation to indicate positive and negative numbers and zero
Compare and order rational numbers and locate them on a number line
Understand the relationship between a number and its opposite (additive inverse)Relate direction and distance to the number lineDevelop and use different models (number line, chip model) for representing addition, subtraction, multiplication, and divisionDevelop algorithms for adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing positive and negative numbersInterpret and write mathematical sentences to show relationships and solve problemsWrite and use related fact families for addition/subtraction and multiplication/division to solve simple equationsUse parentheses and the Order of Operations in computations
Use the commutative properties of addition and multiplication
Apply the Distributive Property to simplify expressions and solve problemsUse models and rational numbers to represent and solve problems