### Clarifications

*Clarification 1:*Within this benchmark, the expectation is to plot, order and compare positive and negative rational numbers when given in the same form and to plot, order and compare positive rational numbers when given in different forms (fraction, decimal, percentage).

*Clarification 2:* Within this benchmark, the expectation is to use symbols (<, > or =).

**Subject Area:**Mathematics (B.E.S.T.)

**Grade:**6

**Strand:**Number Sense and Operations

**Standard:**Extend knowledge of numbers to negative numbers and develop an understanding of absolute value.

**Date Adopted or Revised:**08/20

**Status:**State Board Approved

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## Formative Assessments

## Lesson Plan

## Original Student Tutorial

## Tutorials

## MFAS Formative Assessments

Students are asked to find the coordinates of graphed points and graph points with rational coordinates on a number line.

Students are asked to describe the positions of numbers relative to each other on a number line.

Students are asked to write integers to represent quantities given in context and to relate the integers with an inequality.

## Original Student Tutorials Mathematics - Grades 6-8

Learn how to create and use number lines with positive and negative numbers, graph positive and negative numbers, find their distance from zero, find a number’s opposite using a number line and signs, and recognize that zero is its own opposite with this interactive, golf-themed tutorial.

## Student Resources

## Original Student Tutorial

Learn how to create and use number lines with positive and negative numbers, graph positive and negative numbers, find their distance from zero, find a number’s opposite using a number line and signs, and recognize that zero is its own opposite with this interactive, golf-themed tutorial.

Type: Original Student Tutorial

## Tutorials

In this tutorial, you will compare rational numbers using a number line.

Type: Tutorial

Locate fractions and decimals on the same number line in this tutorial.

Type: Tutorial

Let's order negative numbers from least to greatest in this video.

Type: Tutorial

In this tutorial, you will learn how to order rational numbers using a number line.

Type: Tutorial

This video demonstrates sorting values including absolute value from least to greatest using a number line.

Type: Tutorial