How Parents can support Math at home
This game provides practice with multiplication facts as players
race to be the first to get 4 products in a row on the game
board. Use "guest pass" to enter game list & play against the
Players score points for finding all the factors of target
numbers set by their opponents. Use "guest pass" to enter game
list & play against the computer.
Choose a factor between 2 and 9. Then view 3 different numbers,
and select the one that is a multiple of the chosen factor.
App compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad for math
practice on the go. This is a simple, free game designed to help
learners make sense of multiplication & division using visual
Multiplication-Math Tappers Multiples
Look for "Written Multiplication Game." This activity breaks
multi-digit multiplication problems into partial products to
solve. Excellent practice with larger multiplication. Beginner
level includes 1 digit x 2 digit; Advanced level uses 3 digit x 2
Multipliaction-Amoeba Multiplication Game
Ordering cards correctly provides an entirely different way to
review basic multiplication and division.
Multiplication-Sum Sense Multiplication
Drag & drop numbers cards to make a division sentence.
Division-Sum Sense Division
Race to answer basic division problems. Students can race one
another or play against the computer.
Division-Drag Race Division
Players take turns digging in a field loaded with precious
stones. The object is to collect as much dirt and as many stones
as possible. Players tell the shovel where to dig by using a set
of numbers to make a fraction--including improper fractions--and
then locating that fraction on a number line that runs across the
field. The more accurately they locate the fraction, the better
their score. Students may need some help to get started.
Use "guest pass" to enter game list & play against the computer.
Players use number "cards" to create fractions that are larger
(or smaller) than their opponents' in a series of mock jousts.
See the "fraction bar chart" to figure out how big a fraction is
in relation to an opponent's. Use "guest pass" to enter game list
& play against the computer.
Players add fractions that will total 1 as they race to win 5
points in this action-packed game. Develops fraction sense,
estimation, and skill at adding fractions with like and unlike
denominators. A winner! Use "guest pass" to enter game list &
play against the computer.
Match a visual model to a fraction number by pairing bottles with
equivalent fractions in this Cyberchase game.
Fractions-Melvins Make a Match
In this free App for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, students
relate fractions (symbols & pictures) to the nearest half. Then
they use fraction estimates in addition & subtraction problems.
Excellent game to use while on the go.
Fractions-Math Tappers: Estimate Fractions
Players place shapes on a tessellating game board, collecting
points and capturing opponent's pieces. Math concepts include:
Greater Than, Less Than, Tessellations, and Symmetry.
Players create symmetrical figures and find lines of symmetry in
this futuristic mission.
National Library of Manipulatives
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