Alternative formats for Subtraction



To be presented after child has been introduced to subtraction charts and to encourage pre algebraic thinking

Help your students understand different ways of reading and answering questions. A vital skill for algebraic thinking. 

16 questions for each set. 1 set per page.

No answers given.

Set 1: Solve 2nd addend

Set 2: Solve 1st addend

Set 3: ? = 8 – 4

Set 4: 6 = 8 - ?

Set 5: 6 = ? – 2

Set 6: Solve both addends


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Alternative formats for addition

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Alternative formats for division

or get it in our money saving maths bundle here or the Alternative Basic Facts Eqautions here 

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