Y4 Subtraction: column method up to 4 digits

Objective: I can subtract numbers with up to 4 digits using the formal written column method.
The questions in this resource are suitable for pupils meeting year 4 expectations.
Prerequisites: Pupils can subtract numbers up to 3 digits using the column method.
Terminology: subtract, take away, left over, difference, carry, exchange, less than
Answers on slide 9.

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