Subtraction fluency within 20 is the focus of this guided lesson for second graders. Kids will be tasked with mental subtraction, as well as with using manipulatives and drawings to add and subtract larger numbers. Word problems will help to round out the lesson, as kids follow the step-by-step method of solving subtraction word problems. For even more practice in this skill, check out our subtraction worksheets.
Fluency with subtraction is one of the foundations of the first grade math curriculum. This guided lesson on subtraction was designed by our team of curriculum experts to reinforce first graders' understanding of subtraction, as well as boost their confidence with this operation. When finished with the lesson, kids can find extra opportunities to practice subtraction with the accompanying subtraction worksheets.
Teaching two digit subtraction has never been easier, thanks to Education.com’s pre-made worksheets and activity ideas. Set students up with solo work, or let them get together in small groups, and the following activities will help them blossom into masters of two digit subtraction. Within in no time at all, your students will be asking for access to three digit subtraction activities as well.