# Drawing for Subtraction - Lesson for Kindergarten, Chapter - Addition and Subtraction

In the "Drawing for Subtraction" lesson, kindergarteners will delve into the foundational skills of subtraction within the realm of numbers up to 20. Through engaging activities such as the "Outer Space Subtraction Worksheet" and the "Fruit and Veggies Subtraction Worksheet," students will learn how to visually represent subtraction problems, enhancing their understanding of how numbers can be taken away from a group. This hands-on approach not only makes the learning process enjoyable but also reinforces the concept of subtraction in a tangible manner.

Why is this important? Mastering subtraction at an early age is crucial for building a strong mathematical foundation. Subtraction is not just a basic arithmetic operation; it is a fundamental skill that students will continually rely upon in their academic journey and everyday life. By learning to draw and visualize subtraction problems, students develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Moreover, this method of learning caters to young learners' need for concrete experiences, making abstract concepts more accessible and understandable. The "Drawing for Subtraction" lesson is a pivotal step in preparing students for more complex mathematical challenges ahead, ensuring they have a solid grasp of essential numerical operations.

Estimated classroom time: 6 min
Unit: Additional Practice with Numbers up to 20
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1st
3:00 min
Outer Space Substraction Worksheet
worksheet
2nd
3:00 min
Fruit and Veggies Subtraction Worksheet
worksheet
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Math can be tricky for kids. In fact, math can be tricky for parents, too! In the midst of grades and report cards, sometimes kids need a little bit of positive practice. Whether you’re looking to supplement your homeschooler’s curriculum, or just another resource to help your little learner with math concepts, this cool space-theme subtraction worksheet will help your child learn subtraction for 2nd grade.
Using the renowned Singapore Math model as inspiration, this worksheet offers your child visuals to solve the problems.