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Addition Worm – Worksheet

PDF | 6 pages|Grades: 2 - Lower - 4

A set of differentiated addition worksheets.

Wriggly Addition Worksheets

Use this set of single-digit and double-digit addition worksheets during maths groups as an individual task or a warm-up activity. Students solve basic addition facts while turning their page to follow the path of the worm’s body.

This resource includes three versions of the worksheet to allow for differentiation. Look for the shapes in the top-left corner to help identify the worksheets.

  • Circle Version
    • single-digit addition
  • Triangle Version
    • double-digit plus single-digit
  • Square Version
    • double-digit addition with regrouping.

Introducing the Addition Algorithm

These addition worksheets can be used to introduce the addition algorithm in a fun way.

The multiple versions of the addition worksheets help with relating place value and column addition.

Use the worksheets as a maths warm-up to help students recall basic addition facts as well as adding multi-digit numbers.

  National Curriculum Curriculum alignment

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  • Added a version without question numbers. It is available using the drop-down menu.

    Addition by Tom (Teach Starter) Aug 26th, 2021

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