Y3 Maths

Subtracting Money Lesson

This Year 3 Subtracting Money lesson covers the prior learning of finding the difference, before moving onto the main skill of subtracting money using coins and number lines.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for the step here. 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: (3M9a) Add and subtract amounts of money to give change, using both £ and p in practical contexts

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of finding the difference, before moving onto the main skill of subtracting money. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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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.

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Video Tutorial

Aaron shows pupils how to subtract money using coins, a number line and column method in this Subtracting Money Video Tutorial.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of finding the difference, before moving onto the main skill of subtracting money using coins and number lines.

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For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Find the Difference Game checks pupils’ understanding of finding the difference between two amounts of money.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Find the Difference Maths Challenge aims to support pupils’ ability to find the difference between amounts of money.

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Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of subtracting money.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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This Subtracting Money Game checks pupils’ understanding of subtracting money using different methods, including physically removing coins and representing subtractions on a number line.

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Extension

This subtracting money extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the subtracting money lesson.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Subtracting Money Maths Challenge is designed to check pupils' understanding of finding the difference of two amounts.