Subtraction and Addition Songs for Preschoolers

Note: Please use these songs if you like them. Numbers can be substituted easily in both the subtraction and the addition songs. Your feedback will help me tremendously.  Thank you in advance.  Please send your comments via https://www.fmirza.com/contact/ or simply email me at fmirza@fmirza.com

Subtraction Song

10 bats 10 bats take 1 away

leaves 9 bats 9 bats yay, yay, yay.

9 gnats 9 gnats take 1 away

leaves 8 gnats 8 gnats yay, yay, yay.

8 cats 8 cats take 1 away

leaves 7 cats 7 cats yay, yay, yay.

7 brats 7 brats take 1 away

leaves 6 brats 6 brats yay, yay, yay.

6 flats 6 flats take 1 away

leaves 5 flats 5 flats yay, yay, yay.

5 hats 5 hats take 1 away

leaves 4 hats 4 hats yay, yay, yay.

4 mats 4 mats take 1 away

leaves 3 mats 3 mats yay, yay, yay.

3 rats 3 rats take 1 away

leaves 2 rats 2 rats yay, yay, yay.

2 slats 2 slats take 1 away

leaves 1 slat 1 slat yay, yay, yay.

1 vat 1 vat take 1 away

leaves no vat no vat yay, yay, yay.

Addition Song

1 vat 1 vat add 1 more

is 2 vats 2 vats oh, oh, oh.

2 slats 2 slats add 1 more

is 3 slats 3 slats oh, oh, oh.

3 rats 3 rats add 1 more

is 4 rats 4 rats oh, oh, oh.

4 mats 4 mats add 1 more

is 5 mats 5 mats oh, oh, oh.

5 hats 5 hats add 1 more

is 6 hats 6 hats oh, oh, oh.

6 flats 6 flats add 1 more

is 7 flats 7 flats oh, oh, oh.

7 brats 7 brats add 1 more

is 8 brats 8 brats oh, oh, oh.

8 cats 8 cats add 1 more

is 9 cats 9 cats oh, oh, oh.

9 gnats 9 gnats add 1 more

is 10 gnats 10 gnats oh, oh, oh.

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