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This is an annotated and hand-picked list of online integer games and worksheets for practicing operations with integers, including ordering, adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing integers. I have personally chosen each website to make sure it is truly useful for my visitors!


Integers

How to Teach Integers
An article explaing best practices for teaching integers and their operations.
www.homeschoolmath.net/teaching/integers.php


Ordering integers

Number Balls Game
Click on the rotating number balls in the ascending order.
www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/numberballs/numberballsAS2.htm

Negative Numbers Hat Game
Put the hats with numbers on the people's heads in the right order.
www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/negnumorder.swf

Order Negative Numbers
Drag and drop the numbers in the right order onto the ladder (scroll down the page to see the activity).
www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks3/maths/number/negative_numbers/revision/2/


Addition and subtraction
The section for "all operations" has even more games

Adding and Subtracting Integers Gizmos from Explorelearning.com
Interactive simulations that illustrate adding and subtracting integers on a number line or with chips. Includes an exploration guide and assessment questions. You can get a 5-minute access for free, or a free 30-day trial account.
www.explorelearning.com

Math Mammoth Integers
A self-teaching worktext for 5th-7th grade that covers integers, addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of integers, coordinate grid, some graphing, and reflecting figures. The book uses both counters and number line consistently to help students visualize the concepts. Available both as an inexpensive download and also as a printed copy.
www.mathmammoth.com/integers.php

Add & Subtract Integers Fact Sheet
A free printable fact sheet that summarizes the rules for adding and subtracting integers.
www.homeschoolmath.net/download/Add_Subtract_Integers_Fact_Sheet.pdf

Color Chips Addition
The user drags positive/negative chips to the working area, then combines them in pairs to see the sum.
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_161_g_2_t_1.html


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Color Chips Subtraction
Drag positive/negative chips and zero pairs into working area as instructed, then subtract.
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_162_g_3_t_1.html

Integer Football
The football player advances either towards the positive or the negative yard lines.
www.mathgoodies.com/games/integer_game/football.html

Line Jumper
FUNBRAIN shows you a number line and an addition or subtraction problem, you click the right answer on the number line.
www.funbrain.com/linejump

Spider Match
Add two integers from the spiderweb to get the middle number as sum. The player with the most combinations done within a minute wins. Up to four players can play at the same time.
www.arcademicskillbuilders.com/games/spider-match/spider-match.html

Red and Black TripleMatch Game for Adding Integers
This is a fun card game with 2-5 people to practice adding integers.
mathmamawrites.blogspot.com/2010/07/black-and-red-triplematch-card-game-for.html

Adding Signed Numbers
Practice adding negative numbers with flashcards, a matching game, and a concentration game.
www.quia.com/jg/1666.html

Subtracting Signed Numbers
Practice subtracting negative numbers with flashcards, a matching game, and a concentration game.
www.quia.com/jg/1668.html


Multiplication and division
The section for "all operations" has even more games

Integer Warp (race)
A one-minute race with up to four spaceships (players). Answer integer multiplication problems correctly to speed up your spaceship.
www.arcademicskillbuilders.com/games/integer-warp/integer-warp.html

Integers Multiplication Blocks
Click on numbers whose product is equal to the given target number. Score as high as you can in the given time limit.
http://www.xpmath.com/forums/arcade.php?do=play&gameid=58

Multiply & Divide Integers Fact Sheet
A free printable fact sheet that summarizes the rules for multiplying and dividing integers.
www.homeschoolmath.net/download/Multiply_Divide_Integers_Fact_Sheet.pdf

Integers Multiplication—144 to 144
Solve as many integer multiplication problems as you can within one minute with these online flashcards.
http://www.xpmath.com/forums/arcade.php?do=play&gameid=17

Integers Division—81 to 81
Solve as many integer division problems as you can within one minute with these online flashcards.
http://www.xpmath.com/forums/arcade.php?do=play&gameid=16

The Integer Product Game
Similar to a popular "product game" with positive whole numbers.
www.phschool.com/atschool/cmp2/active_math/site/Grade7/IntProdGame


All operations/order of operations

MathCar Racing
Outdrive Funbrain's math car by getting the highest score and practice integer operations.
www.funbrain.com/osa/index.html

Arithmetic Four (Connect the Four game)
Practice any or all of the four operations with integers. First you answer a math problem, then you can do your move in a connect-the-four game.
www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/ArithmeticFour

Integers Jeopardy
Teams choose either integer addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division questions.
www.math-play.com/Integers-Jeopardy/Integers-Jeopardy.html

Nasty Negatives
Choose the correct answer to integer questions to cross the bridge. Includes all operations & timed.
studymaths.co.uk/game.php?gameID=3

Choose Operation Game
Choose the range to include negative numbers in this fun game to get practice in how to add/subtract/multiply/divide integers.
www.homeschoolmath.net/operation-game.php

DigitWhiz
DigitWhiz is an online, games-based program aligned to the Common Core that guides kids ages 8+ to master key foundational skills in five areas: multiplication · division · integer operations · like terms · solving equations
digitwhiz.com


Primary Grade Challenge Math cover

Primary Grade Challenge Math by Edward Zaccaro

A good book on problem solving with very varied word problems and strategies on how to solve problems. Includes chapters on: Sequences, Problem-solving, Money, Percents, Algebraic Thinking, Negative Numbers, Logic, Ratios, Probability, Measurements, Fractions, Division. Each chapter’s questions are broken down into four levels: easy, somewhat challenging, challenging, and very challenging.


Mystery Picture Game
Integer problems with many operations. Click on the button with the problem, then click on the answer, which reveals a picture piece by piece.
www.dositey.com/2008/addsub/Mystery11.htm

Create Integers Worksheets
Use the basic operations worksheet generator for integer worksheets by choosing the range of numbers to be from negative to positive.
www.homeschoolmath.net/worksheets/basic-operations-worksheets.php

Order of Operations Quiz
A 10-question online quiz that includes two different operations, and possibly parenthesis and negative numbers in each question. You can also modify the quiz parameters yourself.
www.thatquiz.org/tq-1/?-jh8f-lc-p0

Integers: Operations with Signed Numbers
Clear and cute presentations of the rules for integer operations, including The Party in the Mathland for determining the sign of multiplication/division result. Has a link to practice exercises with instant feedback.
amby.com/educate/math/integer.html

Flashcards with Negative Numbers
Interactive flashcards at AplusMath.com for integer addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
www.aplusmath.com/Flashcards/sub-nflash.html


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The book boasts 300 pages jam-packed with curriculum-based activities and exercises in every subject, with a focus on math and language arts. Original full-color illustrations throughout give the book a bright, lively style that will appeal to older kids. It is engaging, user-friendly, and written to make schoolwork fun. Sixth graders will delve into research and analysis, metaphor and meaning, ratios and proportions, expressions and equations, and geometry. The workbook covers spelling and vocabulary, writing, social studies, science, and more.

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