Minecraft: Subtraction World

Explore the Wonderful World of Subtraction!


In this lesson, students will begin to explore the mathematical operation "subtraction" in a wonderful Minecraft World divided into three large zones.


  • Write on paper the result of the subtractions found in the Minecraft world
  • Build the result of the subtractions depicted on the slates using blocks
  • Challenge your friends to solve your subtractions
  • Stay focused on the goal (follow the coloured paths to find every subtractions) avoiding distractions
  • Be collaborative while building on the third area

Curriculum Connections Summary

  • Ontario - Mathematics - Algebra (Coding)
  • Quebec - Mathematics
  • New Brunswick - Mathematics
  • Nova Scotia - Mathematics
  • Alberta - Mathematics
  • British Columbia - ADST & Mathematics
  • Manitoba - Mathematics
  • Prince Edward Island - Mathematics
  • Saskatchewan - Mathematics
  • Newfoundland & Labrador - Mathematics
  • Yukon Territories - Follow's B.C.'s Curriculum
  • Northwest Territories - Follows Alberta's Curriculum
  • Nunavut - Follows Alberta's Curriculum

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