Missing Number Subtraction Activity

Missing Number Subtraction Activity

How to teach Subtraction

Using Missing Number Subtraction Activity, students fill in the missing addends to complete the subtraction number sentences.

Knowing your subtraction facts helps your students improve their mental math strategies. Finding the missing addend in an equation builds fact fluency. This activity will give your students the opportunity to practice.

In this cute activity, students fill in missing numbers to complete subtraction problems. Then, they continue their practice with the provided worksheets.


Other resources to use with this Missing Number Subtraction Activity

If you are using this activity, your students are probably learning about subtraction.

Use this Missing Addition and Subtraction Activity as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this activity by reviewing addition facts using the Addition Flash Cards. Engage in a discussion about how addition and subtraction are connected.  Next, have students complete activity independently or with a partner. Then, students continue their practice with the provided worksheet. Finally, students check over your answers with a partner and fix any incorrect answers.  Once finished, have students write their own word problem based on the equations from the activity.

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