What’s for Lunch?
Subtract the Room
(Minuends to 10)
What’s for Lunch Subtract the Room is a math variation of the student favorite activity “Write the Room.” This packet has 5 sets of Subtract the Room equation cards. Each set has 10 cards. There is a recording page for each set of cards. The cards and recording pages have matching kids and fun fast food themed graphics. The foods include burgers, fries, corndogs, pizza, chicken legs, and sodas.
Print, laminate, and cut out the equation cards. Make copies of the recording pages.
Hang the cards in places all around the room. Give each student a clipboard, pencil, and recording page. Learners search the room for cards with equations. When they find a card, they write the equation and difference in the correct space on the recording sheet.
What’s for Lunch Subtract the Room helps learners develop subtraction fluency and supports the Math Common Core Standards for Operations and Algebraic Thinking.
The graphics used in What’s for Lunch Subtract the Room are from Scrappin doodles.
Thank you for looking at What’s for Lunch Subtract the Room. I hope you and your learners enjoy these activities.
Enjoy your lunch!