Y4 Maths

Subtract Two 4-Digit Numbers 2 Lesson

This Year 4 Subtract Two 4-Digit Numbers 2 lesson covers the prior learning of subtracting tens from 3 digits with an exchange, before moving onto the main skill of subtracting two 4-digit numbers with an exchange.

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 4: (4C2) Add and subtract numbers with up to 4 digits using the formal written methods of columnar addition and subtraction where appropriate

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of subtracting tens from 3 digits with an exchange, before moving onto the main skill of rounding to the nearest 10. 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

Jade shows pupils how to subtract two 4-digit numbers using a place value grid and formal column method in this Subtract Two 4-Digit Numbers Video Tutorial.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of subtracting tens from 3 digits with an exchange, before moving onto the main skill of subtracting two 4-digit numbers with an exchange.

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Interactive Worksheet

This Year 3 Subtract Tens from 3 Digits Game includes three questions to check pupils' knowledge of subtracting tens from 3-digit numbers.

2 Varied Fluency

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Worksheet

Worksheet

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

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Subtract Two 4-Digit Numbers 2 Game includes three questions to check pupils' understanding of finding the difference between two 4-digit numbers, with one exchange.

2 Reasoning & Problem Solving

Reasoning and Problem Solving from the old Resource Pack
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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 rounding to the nearest 10.

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Discussion Problem

Discussion Problem

This Discussion Problems 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 Challenge Activity

Interactive Challenge Activity

This Year 4 Subtract Two 4-Digit Numbers 2 Maths Challenge is designed to check pupils' understanding of subtracting with one exchange.

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 Pack

Consolidation Pack

This resource is aimed at Year 4 Expected and has been designed to give children the opportunity to consolidate the skills they have learned in Autumn Block 2 Addition and Subtraction.

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Learning Video Clip

Learning Video Clip

Sebastian the explorer has become trapped in a forgotten temple in the jungle. He needs to use his knowledge of subtracting two 4-digit numbers to escape to safety.

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Home Learning Pack

Home Learning Pack

This Autumn week 6 Maths pack contains varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving worksheets.