This resource is designed to help you incorporate concrete and representational experiences into your math class in order to boost your students' understanding of subtraction. Reinforce mental math subtraction strategies as your students work with three different sets of subtraction math mats: counting back, using addition, and breaking apart.
We know how important it is for students to SEE the math they are working with. Regardless of which grade you teach, this is an essential part of true understanding.
*Paper-Saving Tip* The pages can easily be put inside plastic sheet protectors and used with a dry erase marker at a math workstation.
This bundle includes three different sets of math mats for reinforcing mental math subtraction strategies in your classroom:
- Counting Back for Subtraction
- Use Addition to Subtract
- Break Apart for Subtraction
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