3-Digit Subtraction Across Zeros Error Analysis Worksheets | Digital and Print

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2nd - 4th, Homeschool
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Are you looking for an easy-to-use resource that encourages higher level thinking by letting your students practice 3-Digit Subtraction Across ZEROS with finding the errors and explaining their thinking? Maybe you need both printable and digital options to reach all your students. These 20 worksheets and 20 digital worksheets are perfect for practicing these math skills. There are answer key for easy grading. With this purchase you will have access to both a printable and digital version.

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1. Printable pdf file with answer keys

2. Digital file using the TpT Digital Activities tool (Click on red button "Use as buyer" to access your digital resource.)

The TpT Digital Activities tool allows you to assign activities directly to your students using Google Classroom. Once the student accesses the link through Google Classroom, they will complete, turn in, and receive your feedback on the TpT platform.

Here is the plan on each page:

1. Students look at the problem and find the error(s).

2. Identify and explain the error(s).

3. Write the problem and solve it correctly and check with addition.

4. Share a strategy to help the student keep from making this error in the future.

Great for morning work, homework, math stations, tutoring, early finishers, quick assessment or review!

Here's what is included:

✔Cover for students to color

✔ 20 pages

✔ 20 pages digital

✔20 Answer Keys


These activities would work for grades 2-4!


Here are some possible uses for these in your classroom:

✿ early finishers

✿ tutoring

✿ sub tubs

✿ math stations/centers

✿ holiday work

✿ small group

✿ end of unit quick assessments

✿ homework

✿ reinforcement

✿ enrichment


★★★What teachers are saying about this resource:

✎"Thank you for developing this resource. I've used error analysis in upper grade to work on critical thinking skills and was looking for a primary version." Teresa D.

✎"My students enjoyed trying to find the errors in the math problems." Suzanne R.

✎"I used this as an exit ticket after a lesson about 3 digit subtraction." Sara B.

✎"This is a great resource to promote higher order thinking in my classroom. It really pushes my math students to understand the WHY behind regrouping/decomposing!" Kayla F.

✎"I can't wait to use this resource in my classroom." AT.


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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Fluently add and subtract within 1000 using strategies and algorithms based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction.
Explain why addition and subtraction strategies work, using place value and the properties of operations.
Add and subtract within 1000, using concrete models or drawings and strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction; relate the strategy to a written method. Understand that in adding or subtracting three-digit numbers, one adds or subtracts hundreds and hundreds, tens and tens, ones and ones; and sometimes it is necessary to compose or decompose tens or hundreds.


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