Valentine's Day Subtraction Facts Color-By-Number

This Valentine's season, let your kids enjoy practicing subtraction as they uncover the mystery pictures in these fun worksheets. This is a color-by-number and a mystery picture activity at the same time.

How to Use

This is a no-prep packet. All you have to do is choose and print the version that is suitable for your class, and you're ready to go. 

To solve the mystery picture, your students must first answer the subtraction problems in a set. Then, they can use their answers to color the squares on the grid and uncover the hidden images. 

*** These are designed for K-2 students. For grades 2-6, click here.

What You'll Get

There are three versions of this packet, with each having a different set of subtraction problems. You will receive all the color-by-number files, so just print the pages that you want your students to answer.

  • Subtraction Facts
  • Subtracting Numbers Within 20 
  • Subtracting 2-digit and 1-digit numbers

    Your kids will be asked to solve for the difference of two numbers, or to find the missing number in the equation (missing minuend, subtrahend, or difference). If answered correctly, they can uncover these pictures related to Valentine's Day.

    1. Heart
    2. Heart-Shaped Chocolate
    3. 'Valentines' Sign
    4. Yellow Monster
    5. Boy with a Heart
    6. Girl with a Heart
    7. Red Bird

    If you want other skills such as addition, place value, number names, hundreds chart, counting, greater than/less than, and telling time, click here. You will also get extra images of a Lion with a Heart, Monster with a Heart, and a Panda with a Heart.