To understand subtraction with regrouping, most kids need to direct instruction from a talented teacher to show them how to borrow to subtract. Since kids need a lot of support to understand the process, this video tutorial from Kids Academy is a great way to give your child the practice he or she needs.
While watching, our teacher will show your child:
• How to subtract using regrouping, while explaining each step
• A strategy using dots as counters to aid in subtraction
Your child will practice subtraction with regrouping by completing 4 problems with the teacher in the video. This offers your child important repetition as he or she subtracts using regrouping in each problem. After watching, your child will have a better grasp on why and how to borrow to subtract!