Get your students to try this fast moving action game from Mangahigh and smash the piñatas while moving along the number line.
This is a great way to introduce your students to negative numbers and show how the number line relates to addition and subtraction. With instant feedback, students can learn quickly from their mistakes and master the rules for negative numbers.
When it’s in a game, adding and subtracting can be become fun and challenging.
Here you can find a video of Viva Pinata, download a lesson plan and link directly to the game.