Addition

Addition Game to 10 or 20 – Tic-Toc-Ten

May 3, 2012
Addition Game for numbers 10 and 20

  Download the template here. Students need to roll the die and place the number rolled into the grid with the goal of adding the numbers vertically, horizontally or diagonally to equal 10 or 20. The game is for primary and elementary school students who need to be challenged and extended with adding numbers to [...]

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Small Numbers Addition Game – Complete Me

April 13, 2012

This game is for teaching addition using small numbers less than 20. It is for primary and elementary school children in the early years. The game can be played with a teacher and a class or in pairs between two students or an adult playing with a child. Even two adults could play the game [...]

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Basic Addition Game – Six Up

March 2, 2012
Addition Game - Six Up

This fun learning game can be played in pairs with two students or between a student and an adult. It’s a basic addition and counting on game using playing cards for primary school and elementary school students. I hope you and your kids enjoy playing it and feel free to modify it to suit your [...]

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Simple Addition Game – Crossroads

March 1, 2012
Simple Addition Game - Crossroads

This simple addition game uses playing cards and can be played by two to four players. It’s a learning game for Primary and Elementary school students in grades K-2 and teaches counting on and addition of numbers 10 and below. Learning Outcomes: Addition Counting on Doubling   Required Material: A deck of cards 4 counters [...]

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Number Guess Game

February 24, 2012

A maths game to challenge the students thinking about number and mathematical processes. Children need to guess the number based on the clues given.   Learning outcomes: Mathematical processes Mental maths Problem Solving   Required Material: Whiteboard Whiteboard marker   Aim of the game: Teacher thinks of a three or more digit number and gives [...]

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Number Target

February 24, 2012

A game to help Primary and Elementary students practice various mathematic processes such as addition, multiplication, subtraction and division.   Learning outcomes: Teamwork Communication Math’s Processes (+ x – /)   Required Material: 1 Deck of Cards or Cards numbered 1 to 13 (enough for your whole grade)   Aim of the game: Using playing [...]

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Addition and Subtraction Game – Lucky Number

February 24, 2012

A simple addition and subtraction game to teach early years students to think about what numbers they need to add or subtract to reach a specific number. This game is also good practice for counting on.   Learning outcomes: Learning how different numbers can be put together to equal other numbers Counting on strategies Basic [...]

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Addition Game – Hit the Jack

February 24, 2012

An addition game using two or three digit numbers, where students have to decide which numbers to add together to get as close to the the jack (target number) as possible.   Learning outcomes: Addition with two or three digit numbers Chance and data Probability   Required Material: Two 10 sided dice (0-9) for each [...]

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Basic Addition and Subtraction Game – Counter Swap

February 24, 2012

A simple addition and subtraction game to teach early years students how to count on or add and subtract to reach a specific number, good for numbers between 3 and 20.   Learning outcomes: Learning how different numbers can be put together to equal other numbers Counting on strategies Basic addition Basic subtraction Communication   [...]

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