Subtraction

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in maths for Key Stage Two to teach about solving mental and written subtraction calculations

• ## Show Tickets

Calculate change received when purchasing tickets for different shows using written subtraction methods

• ## Number Differences

Use standard methods of subtraction to calculate the difference between pairs of six digit numbers

• ## Number Puzzles

Create and solve number puzzles using addition and subtraction mental calculation techniques

• ## Easter Egg Sales

Calculate and record numbers of Easter eggs left for sale in a supermarket by subtracting four digit numbers and tens

• ## Changing Hundreds

Explore number sums that are one hundred more and less than different three digit numbers

• ## Farm Lengths

Solve a range of measurement length problems about farms using addition and subtraction calculations

• ## Garden Receipts

Use addition and subtraction skills to complete receipts for lists of shop items bought for a garden

• ## Party Shopping

Select and compile lists of items for a party that can be bought to match a specific budget

## New Teaching Resources for Key Stage Two

• Times Table Game Sevens
Play a game to recall and use each of the different multiplication facts in the seven times table
• Times Table Sums Sevens
Complete a selection of different number calculations using the questions and products in the seven times table
• Light Controls
Practise selecting and entering commands to control different procedures and outcomes to match specific functions when using light
• Light Functions
Write and test procedures to control a set of lights to match a specific function