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. 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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Modelling PowerPoint

Modelling PowerPoint

This powerpoint can be used to model the questions that the children will complete on the Varied Fluency and Reasoning & Problem Solving worksheets as part of this lesson.

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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.

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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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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.

2 Varied Fluency

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency questions for pupils to practise the main skill of this lesson.

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

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

2 Reasoning & Problem Solving

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes reasoning and problem solving questions to support the teaching of this step.

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Mixed Practice

Mixed Practice

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

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Discussion Problem

Discussion Problem

This worksheet includes two discussion problems which can be used in pairs or small groups to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in this lesson.

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

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

2 Homework

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency and reasoning and problem solving questions to support the teaching of this step.

2 Additional Activities

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Consolidation of Steps 3-5 Year 3 Money Learning Video Clip

Consolidation of Steps 3-5 Year 3 Money Learning Video Clip

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Consolidation Pack

Consolidation Pack

These Money worksheets are fantastic at helping your pupils practice their reasoning and problem solving skills. This pack contains two different question types for Year 3 Spring Block 2.

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Home Learning Pack

Home Learning Pack

This Spring week 5 Maths pack contains varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving worksheets