Tag: subtracting


The year 3.1 students were learning about different subtraction strategies during different Mathematics lessons.  They subtracted numbers by counting back as well as by counting on.  The topic was introduced with concrete situations involving hands-on activities.  The students later moved on to pictorial representations of taking away and finally, they practiced the abstract part of […]

Subtracting 10

Whilst learning about how to subtract 10 from a two digit number, the year 3.2 students played a game in groups. Each group created a two digit number by throwing a dice twice each time. Then, they subtracted 10 from the number created and wrote down the answer.  The students were especially happy since they […]