This fun and engaging Build a Buddy Math Game for all interactive whiteboards (SMARTBoard, Promethean, Mimio) and computers will have your students excited to practice addition and subtraction! With nearly 300 questions and many animals to build, your students will never get tired of practicing math.
The game includes addition and subtraction questions within 20. The questions are separated into small sets so that you can choose specific sets to practice. This game is ideal for the Kindergarten and 1st grade classrooms or for any students that need to practice these basic math questions.
This game is designed to be projected onto your SMARTBoard, Promethean, Mimio or Interactive Whiteboard. It is also a perfect game to set up on a computer workstation for students to play independently or in small groups.
This product is aligned to Common Core Standards:
K.OA.A.5 - Fluently add and subtract within 5.
1.OA.C.6 - Add and subtract within 20.
1.OA.D.8 - Determine the unknown whole number in an addition or subtraction equation.
This game was designed with Flash technology so that it will run on any PC or Mac computer without the need for specific software. It runs in your default free internet browser program.
Please download my free Penguin Waddle Race game
and play it on your computer to ensure that your browser can run games in this format.
How to Play
Whole Class Cooperation
- The class works together on the interactive whiteboard to build a silly critter buddy.Have one student at a time come up to the interactive whiteboard to choose an animal part and answer a question. Each game board has 20 animal parts. After all of the parts have been selected and the questions answered, the class will have created a fun and silly critter buddy. Each time you play, the animal parts and the questions will randomize so the game never gets boring.
Small group or single player
– Played on a computer workstation, PC or Mac
Start the game on a computer and allow the student(s) to play for a certain length of time.
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