Knock Downs

Knock Downs Worksheet

Worksheet Description

This worksheet is a subtraction activity that uses pictures to visually represent subtraction problems. It features several rows of images, each depicting items like trophies, people, birds, crayons, and apples, with each set corresponding to a number that needs to be subtracted from. The students are required to cross out a specific number of these images, as indicated by the subtrahend, and then count the remaining images to determine the answer to the subtraction problem. The answers are to be written in the spaces provided next to each problem.

The worksheet aims to teach students the concept of subtraction by providing a visual and interactive means to remove a certain number of items from a group. It enhances the students’ ability to recognize numbers and understand subtraction as taking away from a total quantity. By crossing out the images and counting what remains, students reinforce their counting and analytical skills. This method also makes learning subtraction more engaging and can be especially helpful for visual learners.