When learning the subtraction facts, children first need to work with 1 less than. With numbers between 1-12, ask what is one less or if one is removed or taken away. Once this is understood, move into 2 less and 3 less than. Use the variety of worksheets found here to enhance the understanding of subtraction. The worksheets are listed in sequence of difficulty. Remember, an early undertstanding of numeracy leads to a better academic career!

- 1 less than
- 2 less than
- 5 less than....
- 10 less than
- Children Draw the Subtraction Pictures
- Children use the 3 Numbers to Show the Subtraction Facts
- Fill in the Missing Blanks Basic Subtraction Facts
- Ten - Basic Facts to 20 Worksheets
- 2 Digit Subtraction Without Regrouping
- Ten - 2 Digit Subtraction Worksheets with Regrouping
- Ten - 3 Digit Subtraction Worksheets With Regrouping