This is a game for the whole class. It can be played a few times as a lesson starter. The teacher will need a 0 to 9 spinner or dice.
For example, you could put 1009 in both boxes or 18 in one box and 2000 in the other box.
So how many ways can you add two whole numbers to […]
This is another TARGET game for the whole class to play as a lesson starter. You will need a 0 to 9 spinner or dice. Click here for a template and instructions for making spinners. Alternatively the game can be played by pairs of learners and they will need a spinner […]
Find your own interesting facts about 2018 and calculations that have the answer 2018. For example did you know that 2018 is the product of two prime numbers?
You might think of calculations like: 2 x […]
You are a detective and you have to discover what digits the question marks stand for. They can be any digit from 0 to 9 and they can be the same digit or different digits.
How will you find the missing digits?
What do you notice?
How many solutions are there to the calculations?
What clues […]
Complete the calculations and match one of the pictures to each calculation.
This is a game for two players, a group of 3 or 4 players, or for the whole class. You will need to download and cut out or otherwise make 2 sets of these 24 cards.
Separate the 40 number cards from the 8 operation cards and shuffle them separately to […]
Find the numbers to replace the question marks and check your answers by subtracting to check additions and adding to check subtractions.
This game uses ten cards numbered 0, 1, … 9. The cards are put face down and mixed up. The aim of the game is to make a number as close to half a million as possible.
Each player has six boxes […]
Hint: Imagine adding up the tens column.
What number do you think has to go in the hundreds place? Why?