Reinforce your students' understanding of how a bar model is used to solve 1-digit addition and subtraction number facts using the part-part-whole strategy.
Part-Part-Whole Strategy Worksheets
Help your students solve addition and subtraction number facts using the part-part-whole strategy. This fundamental concept in mathematics helps students understand how things are made up of smaller parts and how those parts relate to the whole. It helps students visualise the relationship between the numbers in a fact family.
This 24-page worksheet set will requires students to use a bar model as a strategy to solve addition and subtraction facts.
Use this resource with our Part-Part-Whole Interactive Activity, an 18-slide deck, which:
- Introduces the concept of a bar model.
- Gives examples of the parts and whole in a number sentence.
- Asks students to “fill in” missing numbers and create their own bar models to represent the number facts.
How to Use Your Part-Part Whole Worksheets
A team of dedicated, experienced educators created this resource to support your Maths lessons.
In addition to individual student work time, use these part-part whole worksheets in:
- Maths rotations
- Maths warm-ups
- End of the day wrap-ups
- Fast finisher activities
- Homework assignments
Easily Download & Print This Part-Part-Whole Worksheet Set
Use the dropdown icon on the Download button to choose between the PDF or Google Slides version of this resource.
Because this resource includes an answer sheet, we recommend you print one copy of the entire file. Then, make photocopies of the blank worksheet for students to complete.
To save paper, we suggest printing this 2-page worksheet double-sided.
This resource was created by Kendall Britnell, a Teach Starter Collaborator.
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A 19-page editable teaching presentation to use in the classroom when introducing addition and subtraction fact families.