Stack Coins for Integer Action!
Positive and negative whole numbers, called integers, can pop up anytime, anywhere in middle school math. Understanding how to add and subtract integers can be a challenge at first, but once you know how to handle the heat, it's a breeze! Remember when your middle schooler was a kindergartener and learned 2+2=4 using Cheerios? The same idea can be used with integers, however the Cheerios are now coins and the process requires a couple more steps!