The Function Game is played in silence. Learners have to guess the function in the teacher’s mind. The teacher tells the learners that she wants […]
Suppose you throw a double one. On the next throw, is your chance of throwing a double one the same, more likely or less […]
This is a game for 2 players. You need a pack of 52 playing cards. Shuffle the cards. One player is dealer and turns the cards face up one at a time. Before seeing the card, the other player must say ‘red’ or ‘black’ and wins the card […]
GAMES FOR THE WHOLE CLASS
GAMES FOR 2 PLAYERS
In the TUG MUCH HARDER GAME you can add, subtract, multiply or divide the 2 scores (in either order). […]
You can play this game with (1) addition and subtraction or with (2) multiplication and division, whichever you choose.
The numbers on the edges of the triangle are the […]
PLAY FOR FUN – THINK AND WIN – PLAY AND LEARN
The game can easily be adapted to 2-digit or 3-digit numbers or […]
This is a game for two players (or a class split into two teams).
Take it in turns to choose one of the numbers 1 to 9. It is now your number and your opponent cannot choose it. Each number can be chosen only once.
To win, be the first to pick 3 numbers that […]
SQUARE IT GAME
PEOPLE MATHS – GAME FOR […]
Each player has 5 counters, bottle tops, buttons or stones that look different from the counters used by the other player.
To win the player must be the first to get his or her 5 counters […]