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Cardinal Road Nursery & Infant School

‘Creating Opportunities’


Subtraction Activity

Instruction –      

  1. Roll two dice.
  2. Write it as a subtraction number sentence. E.g. 4 - 2 =  (Remember to write the biggest number first)
  3.  Take away the smallest number from the biggest number to find out the answer.

Remember you can use your fingers or number line or cubes to take away.

Challenge -

You can also pick two number cards (1-10) to make your own subtraction number sentence.