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# Mental Math Strategy Games for Addition and Subtraction

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Mental Math Strategy Games for Addition and Subtraction is a set of six first grade math games for practice with addition and subtraction through 20. . Also included is early place value work, with adding ten and twenty to sums of two dice rolls .

There are lots of opportunities for mental math and strategizing, as your students decide whether to add or subtract the numbers they roll, trying to reach the target numbers on their boards to win by marking “four in a row”!

For example, if a student rolled a three and a five, he'd need to decide whether to add 10 to the total or subtract 2 from it in order to get the number that he needs to complete the line of four in a row on his board.

Here are the mental math operations they will complete in each of the games :
Add 1 or subtract 1 (two games)
Add 3 or subtract 1
Add 10 or subtract 2
Add 20 or subtract 2

Download the preview for a free sample game!

Each game is just one page - print and you're ready to go! All your students will need is dice, a game board, and a way to cover spaces on the board. Beans make good space covers, or if you laminate your boards, your students can just use a wipe-off marker.

For your convenience, all of the games come in both color and blackline., and are complete on one page, with no cards to print or cut.

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