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Basic Subtraction Strategies Posters

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 4 pages | Years: 2 - 6

A set of four posters with clear examples of subtraction strategies.

The three strategies include:

Jump Strategy: The jump strategy is when you use a number queue to jump in tens and ones to arrive at the answer.

Split Strategy (two versions): The split strategy is when you split a number into parts and subtracteach part separately. This is useful for large numbers.

Compensation Strategy: The compensation strategy is when you round numbers in an equation to make it easier to solve in your head.

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  • Emma
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    These are great! Are there ones available for the younger years?
    • Royce (Teach Starter)
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      Hey Emma, thank you for reaching out to us. We have some other posters which show strategies for earlier needs. You can access them by clicking the links. https://www.teachstarter.com/au/teaching-resource/counting-strategies-posters/ https://www.teachstarter.com/au/teaching-resource/tolsby-frame-numeracy-poster-pack/ Please let me know if I can assist you further.
  • Jon Petruch
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    I love this strategies!
    • Royce (Teach Starter)
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      Hey Jon, thank you for taking the time to share your lovely comment. I hope your students find these posters useful.
  • Laura Houston
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    Thanks, very helpful. I've been looking for something like this for a while!
  • Helen Septoo
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    Thank you for the poster. I simply love it. The simplicity thereof says it all.....

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