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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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Logical Thinking Game – Numbers Race

April 6, 2012

A playing card game for primary and elementray school students where students need to move their counter and flip over all of their cards. They move a counter along the cards by the number they have just landed on. The game is great to teach counting and about how to think logically and strategically.   [...]

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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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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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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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