Math Subtraction Worksheets
Subtraction Facts to 12

Welcome to the Math Salamanders 1st Grade Math Subtraction Worksheets.

Here you will find a wide range of free printable First Grade Math Subtraction Worksheets, which will help your child achieve their benchmark for Grade 1.

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1st Grade Math Learning

At First Grade, children love to play and explore Math with fun Math activities and games. Children will enjoy completing these Math games and worksheets whilst learning at the same time.

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During First Grade, your child's understanding of place value and numbers will grow, so that by the end of First Grade, most children should be able to count, read and write numbers up to 100.

They should know their addition and subtraction facts to 12, and be able to add and subtract numbers up to 100. They can solve addition and subtraction problems with numbers up to 20.

They should also know the values of the U.S. coins: penny, nickel, dime, quarter, dollar bill, and be able to count amounts of money up to $1 in cents, and $10 in dollars.

These free printable First Grade Math Sheets will help your child to achieve their Elementary Math benchmark set out by Achieve, Inc.

In the UK, 1st Grade is equivalent to Year 2.

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Math Subtraction Worksheets 1st Grade

Here you will find a selection of First Grade Subtraction sheets designed to help your child improve their mental subtraction skills. The sheets are graded so that the easier ones are at the top.

Using these sheets will help your child to:
  • learn their subtraction facts to 12;
  • learn how to solve subtractions where one of the numbers is missing, but the answer is given.
All the free 1st Grade Math Worksheets in this section follow the Elementary Math Benchmarks for First Grade.

Subtraction Facts to 12

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Subtraction Worksheet Generator

Here is our random worksheet generator for free subtraction worksheets.

Using this generator will let you create worksheets to:

  • Subtract with numbers up to 12.
  • Subtract with numbers from 10 to 20.

These free subtraction worksheets will help your child with their mental subtraction learning.

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Addition & Subtraction Worksheets

If you need to mix and match addition and subtraction fact questions within the same sheet, then use this section here.

The addition and subtraction worksheets involve counting on and back with numbers to 12.

More Subtraction Worksheets

Here you will find a range of Free Printable First Grade Subtraction Worksheets.

The following worksheets involve using the First Grade Math skills of subtracting.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • learn to subtract 2 digit numbers.

All the free First Grade Math Worksheets in this section support the Elementary Math Benchmarks for First Grade.

Printable Subtraction Flashcards

Here you will find a selection of printable Subtraction Flashcards designed to help your child learn their subtraction facts.

Using flashcards is a great way to learn your math facts. They can be taken on a journey, played with in a game, or used in a spare five minutes daily until your child knows their facts off by heart.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • learn their subtraction facts.

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Here you will find our range of Free 1st Grade 2D & 3D Shape Sheets.

The following printables contain pictures of common 2D shapes that your child should know. Each sheet is available in both a color version and a black and white version (if you wish to save on printer ink, or use as a coloring sheet).

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • know the properties of different 2d and 3d shapes;
  • recognise different types of triangle - equilateral and isoscoles;
  • recognise trapezoids and parallelograms;
  • recognise members of the quadrilateral family;
  • recognise a range of 3d shapes including spheres, cones, cylinders, prisms, pyramids, cubes and cuboids.
  • recognise shapes in different orientations and sizes.

All the free Math sheets in this section are informed by the Elementary Math Benchmarks for First Grade.

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