Math Lesson - 2 Step Subtraction Word Problems Using Drawings to Write Equations, Grade 2

  • Activity 1 / Changing Leaves Worksheet

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    Who doesn't love the changing leaves when autumn comes? All the trees' leaves take on beautiful new colors and your children will love helping Sully the scientist as she observes the changing leaf pattern. Let them use this free worksheet to help her as they read the subtraction word problem and then pull out the bolded, important information. Once they do, they'll find and then circle the subtraction equation that matches the correct picture.

  • Activity 2 / Garage Sale Worksheet

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    Jerry's having a garage sale, and he wants your child's help! With this free worksheet, your little math star will be able to practice subtraction word problems that involve multiple subtrahends, but they'll just think they're helping their new pal at his garage sale. After they read the problem and pull out the important information, they'll circle the correct equation and help him solve his problem!

  • Activity 3 / Melting Ice Worksheet

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    Whew, the sun is hot and Izzy's ice is melting! Let your child help their new friend make sure she has enough ice cubes to make her refreshing lemonade as they read the word problem and then select the appropriate picture that matches the subtraction equation. They'll be able to use one-to-one number representation to help them figure out what the correct answer is and they'll gain practice in equations that involve more than one subtrahend.