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Addition Games

Eggscellent Addition

Eggscellent Addition You can download the PDF version of this game FREE and file it away for later! Skill addressed: Basic addition facts from 2-12 Supplies needed: One clean egg carton per student: each egg hole must be labeled with a number 2-12, with a * in the

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Let’s Find the 10s {FREE}

You can do this activity with your students at the board or on worksheets.

Provide them with a really long horizontal sum. Something like this:

3 + 11 + 7 + 5 + 5 + 4 + 9 + 1 + 2 + 13 + 8 =

The idea here is to group pairs of numbers into tens or multiples of ten so that they can quickly and easily find the sum using mental math.

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Mental Stretch

Here’s a fun game that you can play with the students in your classroom to get their mental juices going! Begin with a simple whole number like 5. Then start giving the students operations that they should perform in their heads. Use a variety of all four operations and make sure the directions you give will yield whole numbers.

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Fishin’ Addition: Basic Addition Facts Game

Get this Math Game on One player shuffles the cards, deals five cards to each player, and place the rest of the deck face-down in the center of the table. Each player then discards pairs of matching cards. A pair is two cards from the same

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Arithmetic War

The object of the game is to win as many cards as possible from the other players. The game ends when one player has all of the cards, or, if that does not happen, when a predetermined time limit expires. To play the game, each player turns

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Old Maid Math

Old Maid Math (Get all 4 games in one package for 50% off) Number of Players: Two to six This math file folder game set includes practice in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Have fun practicing addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division facts with your students in a

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Slapping: Addition & Subtraction Game

Slapping: Addition & Subtraction Game 34 Pages Buy this Game on TeachersPayTeachers – $4 Rules: Before play starts the player agree on the sum that will be the key number. For example they might agree that 7 will be the key number. Addition Key Numbers: 6, 7,

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Inflatable Cube Math Game

Submitted by Keri Using an inflatable cube, write 6 numbers on each side. Toss the inflatable cube and catch it with two hands. Whatever two numbers your hands are on, you have to multiply the numbers or add whichever you are working with. I teach special ed.

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Checker Math

checker math

Submitted by Susan Checker Math I like to use a light weight checkerboard game. On each of the squares I write an integer ( if I want the game to involve integers), or a decimal, or a fraction. When the student plays checkers he/she must add, subtract,

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Math Bowling


Math Bowling Submitted by Margaret This is a great go-to game anytime you have a few minutes to fill.  It can be played as a whole class game or with 2 or more students grouped in their seats. Write out the numbers 1-10 in a triangular shape

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