Finding Negative Numbers on a Number Line
We are excited to introduce our new Positive and Negative Numbers on a Number Line worksheet, a free resource designed for year 4, year 5, and year 6 students who are learning about negative numbers in their maths lessons. This engaging worksheet can be downloaded by clicking the button at the bottom of the page. As always, all our resources are completely free!
About the Positive and Negative Numbers on a Number Line Worksheet
Understanding positive and negative numbers is a crucial mathematical skill for students. Our Positive and Negative Numbers on a Number Line worksheet provides an excellent opportunity for students to practice identifying and working with negative numbers. This worksheet features nine number lines ranging from 10 to 10, helping students visualize and comprehend the placement of numbers on a number line.
What’s Included in the Worksheet?

Nine Number Lines: The worksheet contains nine separate number lines, each spanning from 10 to 10.

Target Numbers: For each number line, specific numbers are provided that students need to locate and circle.
Educational Benefits
The Positive and Negative Numbers on a Number Line worksheet offers several educational advantages:

Number Line Familiarity: Students gain familiarity with number lines, an essential tool for understanding numerical relationships.

Negative Number Practice: The worksheet provides focused practice on identifying and working with negative numbers.

Visual Learning: The number lines offer a visual representation of numbers, aiding in comprehension.

Skill Reinforcement: By finding and circling numbers, students reinforce their ability to quickly and accurately locate numbers on a number line.
How to Use the Worksheet
Teachers can integrate this worksheet into their lessons in multiple ways:

Classroom Activity: Use the worksheet as part of a classroom activity to introduce or reinforce the concept of negative numbers.

Independent Practice: Assign the worksheet for independent practice to allow students to work at their own pace.

Group Work: Have students work in pairs or small groups to encourage collaborative learning and discussion.

Homework Assignment: Send the worksheet home as homework to provide additional practice outside of the classroom.
Preparation Instructions
Preparing the worksheet is simple:

Print: Download and print the worksheet.

Distribute: Hand out the worksheets to students during your maths lesson.

Circle the Numbers: Students will find the given numbers on each number line and put a circle around them.
Download and Enhance Your Maths Lessons
The Positive and Negative Numbers on a Number Line worksheet is an invaluable tool for helping students understand and work with negative numbers. To download the worksheet, click the button at the bottom of the page. Remember, all resources on our website are free, ensuring that you have access to highquality educational materials at no cost.
Incorporate the Positive and Negative Numbers on a Number Line worksheet into your maths lessons to help your students confidently navigate and understand negative numbers. With this engaging activity, your students will gain a solid foundation in working with number lines and negative numbers. Download this free resource today and watch your students excel in their maths lessons!