Workstation or small group activities:
~Writing in Math: Students will tell subtraction stories and write to record them using math language and a number sentence
~Vertical Subtraction: Students will use counters to model subtraction, then match differences to the corresponding vertical number sentence.
~Minus Memory Game: Students will use subtraction sentences to play a traditional memory game.
~Subtract, blah, blah, blah: Students will take turns in game play to read and provide the answer for basic subtraction facts.
~Frankie's Number Forms: Provide a pocket chart for sorting. Students will read and categorize number forms according to standard, expanded, tens and ones, and base 10 blocks.