This illustration shows how our Munching Monster might eat up 6 lollies in 2 bites - the first above the 10 and the second below - to find the answer to a subtraction problem.
Subtraction with the Munching Method Example
This poster comes as pictured or with 2 fill-in-the-blank versions too. Whichever you choose, it's a fun way to help children begin to internalise and memorise these subtraction facts.
Here are two more worksheets to give children practice at subtracting within 20 using the counting back method. We've included an extra problem for them to think about too.