Y3 Maths

Subtract 1 Digit from 3 Digits Lesson

This Year 3 Subtract 1 Digit from 3 Digits lesson covers the prior learning of subtracting 1-digit from 2-digit numbers using pictorial representations, before moving onto the main skill of subtracting 1-digit from 3-digit numbers.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objective

Mathematics Year 3: (3C1) Add and subtract numbers mentally, including

three-digit number and ones

three-digit number and tens

three-digit number and hundreds

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1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps subtracting 1-digit from 2-digit numbers using pictorial representations, before moving onto the main skill of subtracting 1-digit from 3-digit numbers.

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Video Tutorial

This Subtract 1-Digit Numbers from 2-Digit Numbers Video Tutorial explains how to subtract numbers.

2 Teaching

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of subtracting 1-digit from 2-digit numbers using pictorial representations, before moving onto the main skill of subtract 1-digit from 3-digit numbers. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

3 Activities

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of subtract 1-digit from 3-digit numbers.

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Interactive Activity

This Subtract 1 Digit from 3 Digits Game checks pupils’ understanding of subtracting 1-digit numbers from 3-digit numbers.

4 Extension

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Extension

Extension

This subtract 1-digit from 3-digit numbers extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the subtract 1-digit from 3-digit numbers lesson.