These games are designed to use minimal resources and very little time to set up. Most of these games can be adapted to play with the whole class or small groups to ensure all students understand the rules before playing independently.
Each of these games includes some ideas for varying the rules to allow for the differentiated learning needs of your students.
To set up these games in your classroom all you need to do is print and laminate the game instructions and playing boards. Store the games in your classroom with a container of assorted dice, some counters and some pencils and scrap paper.
These games are ideal for small groups, independent learning, free time activities and math center activities. Perfect for grades 1-6, these games reinforce mathematical skills in the following areas:
Number recognition and matching
Chance and Probability
Odd and even numbers
Doubling and halving
These games are also fabulous for teaching students the valuable life skills of turn-taking, sharing, winning, losing and having fun.
The following games are included in this bundle:
Three in a Row
Dice and Dominoes
Build a Wall
Odd and Even Rockets
Back and Forth
Up & Down
Tip & Turn to 50
Climb the Ladder
Capture the Square
Keep or Bin
Double, Halve or Keep
Prime & Square
Three in a Row
Each game comes with complete instructions for playing the game, a list of required equipment, ideas for differentiating the games and a list of concepts taught.