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Subtraction Strategies Posters

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 1 page | Grades: 2 - 5

Create a "subtraction strategies display" for your students with this set of 7 posters.

Subtraction Strategies Posters – Classroom Decor with a Purpose!

Want to help your students learn the different strategies for subtraction? We’ve got just the thing! Finally, classroom decor with a purpose!

The Subtraction Strategies for kids classroom display is designed with the visual learner in mind. Each of the 7  posters provides a clear, student-friendly explanation of each strategy along with a visual representation. The descriptive text and supporting visuals are designed for easy viewing from all angles in your classroom.

This set of subtraction strategies includes:

  • Split Strategy
  • Draw a Picture
  • Compatible Numbers
  • Jump Strategy
  • Compensation Strategy
  • Decomposing to a Ten
  • Standard Algorithm

Before You Download

This subtraction strategies printable resource prints as a PDF. Please use the dropdown menu to choose between the letter or tabloid-size version. If you need an editable version, download the Google Slides presentation to make your changes and print from there.


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