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2nd Grade Subtraction Strategies — Task Cards

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 10 pages | Grades: 2 - 3

Practice using various strategies to solve 2-digit subtraction problems with a set of task cards.

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There are multiple approaches to teaching your students the art of subtraction. With such a variety of strategies to choose from, you can present them all and help your students decide which one works best for them. With everyday practice, they can master the method that suits them the most.

This activity reviews mixed subtraction strategies, including base ten blocks, place value disks, and the standard algorithm. Students will use the cards and various question types to help them practice different ways to subtract and regroup.

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This resource was created by Cassandra Friesen, a teacher in Colorado and Teach Starter Collaborator.


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