Cool math games, fun math games for children, and math practice for Boys & Girls of All Ages
If you're looking for cool math games, MindWare is the place to be. You'll find fun math games for kids that they can play at home and games that are geared for classroom use as well. The "I Have, Who Has" math game creates a ripple effect through the classroom, engaging every student by the time the game is over. Conceptual Bingo also includes the whole class and has a set for every math level from grade to high school. The Catch and Count Magnetic Fishing Rod Set and Loose Change are cool math games for younger children.
One of the cool math games classrooms love to play is "I Have, Who Has". Teachers hand out math progression game cards, relating to the current lesson plan, and the fun begins. Students listen for the equation that fits their "I have X" statement, then read "I have Y" to pass the fun along to the next child. "I Have, Who Has" is a great game for classroom participation and generating excitement about learning. Grades 1 to 2 covers addition, subtraction, number patterns and greater than/less than. Grades 2 to 3 encompasses addition, subtraction, multiplication and place values. Grades 3 to 4 addresses multiplication, division and fractions. Grades 4 to 5 covers money, division, plus adding and subtracting fractions. Grades 5 to 6 reinforces division, rational numbers, linear expressions and reducing fractions.
Created by a veteran math teacher; Equate is a mathematical version of Scrabble. Players use tiles to form vertical or horizontal math equations - requiring them to think strategically and creatively while completing the math computations. Landing on premium board positions and using higher order math tiles equals higher scores in this math game for kids. Each game is for 2 to 4 players or teams. Best of all, you can choose the perfect Equate for your home or classroom ... Equate, Equate Junior Tile Set, Equate Advanced Tile Set, Equate Jr. Classroom Set and Equate Classroom Set. Add to the cool math game fun with the Equate Activity Notebooks Level 1 and Level 2 with reproducible Equate activities.
A favorite math game for kids in many classrooms is Conceptual Bingo. Bingo is a great way to get the whole class excited and involved. Each Conceptual Bingo set includes 36-bingo cards, calling cards, 360 plastic markers and two reproducible masters to help teachers assess students and customize the game. What's really cool about this math game is the range of topics including; Whole Numbers, Early Fractions, Integers, Polynomials and much more.
Math Dice Tournaments get kids involved in cool math games that are easy to adapt to any skill level. The boxed set included enough supplies to run a tournament with 12 to 18 players - so it's easy to get a whole classroom involved. Using three dice, players form a math equation trying to get as close to the target number as possible. This math game for kids will provide hours of active math practice and fun.
Loose Change challenges kids to use the cards they're dealt to be the first one to add up to a dollar, but they have to be careful - miscount and break the bank and they go bust. The Catch and Count Magnetic Fishing Rod Set will entertain the youngest set for hours as they catch numbered and patterned magnetic fish - there are several ways to play this cool math game.