Help your students build number sense and sharpen their mental math skills---all while racing to scoop up ice cream cones! This fast-paced partner game challenges players to add, subtract, multiply and divide the number cards they have to build a target number. Can they build a given number with 3 number scoops...or 4...or 5? Players build their number cones, write the equations, and race to the “sprinkles” at the top of the game mat!
This activity includes:
*48 “scoop” number cards
*40 “cone” target number cards
*25 +, -, x, and ÷ operation chips
*Game play recording mat
*Set of directions for game play
*Variation ideas for easier or more challenging levels of play
Students will strengthen fact fluency, write complex equations, and build a stronger understanding of how math operations affect numbers.. With both basic game directions and easy suggestions for varying levels of play, Ice Cream Equations is a great math game for all learners!
Scoop up some FUN, and take number sense and critical thinking skills to the next level!