These kindergarten subtraction centers and activities are Common Core aligned and engaging! Students will practice representing subtraction, solving story problems, decomposing numbers, subtracting from 10, and fluency with subtraction!
For each of the following standards, there are 2 fun, hands-on activities for students to complete:
(K.OA.A.1) – Represent addition and subtraction with objects, fingers, mental images, drawings, sounds, acting out situations, verbal explanations, expressions, or equations
(K.OA.A.2) – Solve addition and subtraction word problems, and add and subtract within 10, e.g. by using objects or drawings to represent the problem
(K.OA.A.3) – Decompose numbers less than or equal to 10 into pairs in more than one way, e.g., by using objects or drawings, and record each decomposition by a drawing or equation (e.g., 5 = 2 + 3 and 5 = 4 + 1).
(K.OA.A.4) – For any number 1 to 9, find the number that makes 10 when added to the given number, e.g. by using objects or drawings, and record the answer with a drawing or equation
(K.OA.A.5) – Fluently add and subtract within 5.
There are also 15 printable subtraction worksheets for students to show their knowledge. There are 3 different sheets for each standard listed above!