Bees—Subtraction Word Problem Worksheet

This learning resource is available in interactive and printable formats. The interactive worksshet can be played online and assigned to students. The Printable PDF version can be downloaded and printed for completion by hand.
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About the Worksheet

This worksheet titled "Bee's Flee" aims to help young learners develop their problem-solving skills by reading a word problem, drawing a visual representation, and writing an equation to find the solution. The engaging storyline revolves around bees on a flower, where some fly away, and the child needs to determine how many bees remain.

The worksheet is designed to be interactive, allowing students to engage with the content online or through a printable PDF version. The interactive format enhances the learning experience by providing immediate feedback and allowing for multiple attempts, while the printable format caters to traditional learning environments.

What will your child learn through this worksheet?

Through this worksheet, your child will learn:

  • Reading comprehension skills by carefully analyzing the word problem
  • Visual representation skills by drawing a picture to depict the problem
  • Mathematical problem-solving skills by formulating an equation and finding the solution
  • Fine motor skills through the act of drawing and writing

Learning Outcomes


  • Understand and interpret word problems involving addition and subtraction
  • Apply problem-solving strategies to find solutions
  • Develop logical reasoning and critical thinking skills


  • Improve fine motor skills through drawing and writing
  • Enhance hand-eye coordination


  • Foster a positive attitude towards learning mathematics
  • Build confidence in problem-solving abilities


  • Encourage peer collaboration and discussion during the problem-solving process
  • Develop effective communication skills by explaining their thought process


Printable Worksheet, Interactive Worksheet, Word Problems, Addition, Subtraction, Problem-Solving, Visual Representation, Fine Motor Skills, Reading Comprehension, Math Worksheets, Early Learning, Elementary Education, Cognitive Skills, Psychomotor Skills, Affective Skills, Interpersonal Skills.

Publisher: Workybooks
Written by:Serena Din
Illustrated by: Workybooks Team

Common core standards covered

Solve addition and subtraction word problems, and add and subtract within 10, e.g., by using objects or drawings to represent the problem.

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