“Number Builder” ( 6-digit digital activity/tool with base 10 blocks)

“Number Builder” is a digital activity/tool that works with base ten blocks. We all know how important it is for students to practice representing numbers with base ten blocks to gain a deep understanding of place value and regrouping. In my search for the perfect digital activities/games that use 10 …

“Number Builder 4D” (A digital activity/tool with base 10 blocks)

“Number builder 4D” is a digital activity/tool that works with base ten blocks. We all know how important it is for students to practice building numbers with base ten blocks to gain a deep understanding of place value and regrouping. In my search for the perfect digital activities/games that use …

Round it up! Rounding games (+ google slides version)

Many of you have been asking for ideas for rounding up games so today I will share some of the games I use with my students to practice rounding. Game 1 – Round it up! The first two little games are quite simple and they are good for starting to …

Virtual Manipulatives – Fractions Grades 3, 4

I have started collecting virtual manipulatives for my Grades 3,4 and I have created a few slides for each concept. For fractions I like the simulations and games from PhET. About PhET PhET provides fun, free, interactive, research-based science and mathematics simulations. We extensively test and evaluate each simulation to …

Area Models and Multiplication – Virtual Manipulatives and games

I have started collecting some virtual manipulatives for different concepts for my grade 3/4s and I have created a few slides with my favorite ones so far. For Area models and multiplication, I like the simulations and games from PhET. About PhET PhET provides fun, free, interactive, research-based science and …

Virtual math manipulatives -intermediate/high school

Math manipulatives are very important in math as they help students visualize and internalize different concepts. Children need to hold math in their hands before they can hold math in their minds. Virtual math manipulatives that simulate the physical manipulatives and more are very useful with the new reality of …

Block it! – A fun way to practice multiplication facts, Now print and digital.

Block it! One of our most popular games is now digital. If you are already familiar with the game scroll to the end of the post to play digitally. Play is a powerful learning tool. As we all know, children learn best through games and that is the reason I …

Multiplication Facts mini-games (+google slide version)

If you are familiar with the game and you want to go straight to the virtual version follow this link to the google document. Make a copy and you are ready to play! There are 11 different game boards to practice one table at a time. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1mHXu0HsrhlcVrBWnsIqjmI-dwEEyfvk7AOSoZJgiT-Q/copy Grades 3 and …

Polygon Race (+Virtual Play)

If you are already familiar with the game and want to skip to the virtual version follow the link and make a copy to play the game virtually. If not, then read on and download the files to print. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1lbf0gwelU4z7zJI3mtZQrKzGupHDHSq-IYXkGNpRUoI/copy Grades 2 and up Polygon Race, like Polygon Party is …

Free print to play-Array Maze (now virtual)

If you are familiar with the game and you want to get to the virtual version follow the link below, make a copy and play! Otherwise read on and download the files to print. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1zxdFL1RJ5VRk_v1RQfhOZERXPLOrW9wibFwHbQqbVGM/copy Grades 2 and up Arrays are a perfect way to first introduce multiplication and start …