Since we’ve discussed the benefit of using math games for helping the math learning process, I thought it might be a good idea to show you some examples of some good math games that are currently available.
So here is a list of good math games that are excellent for helping to learn math and which are reasonably priced (all under $20.).
Think Fun Math Dice
sales rank: 87
price: $2.45 (new)
Introducing the most flexible, competitive math game ever invented! Players use combinations of operations including: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, or even powers, to generate equations whose result is closet, or equal to, the Target Number. Features: Three 6-sided dice and two 12-sided dice; cotton drawstring bag and instruction booklet with lessons and examples; web activities for kids, adults and teachers, improves and builds fundamental math skills.
Sum Swamp Addition and Subtraction Game
publisher: Learning Resources
sales rank: 64
price: $11.39 (new)
Math becomes an adventure with this addition and subtraction game that takes kids on a journey through Sum Swamp. They’ll make their way over the crocodile shortcut and through the endless loop by adding and subtracting the numbers on the dice. Includes 12″ x 17″ game board, four swamp critter markers, two number dice and operation die. For 2-4 players.
Learning Resources Money Bags A Coin Value Game
publisher: Learning Resources Inc.
sales rank: 112
price: $12.90 (new)
Learning valuable money skills is “in the bag” as you collect, count and exchange money all the way to the finish line. This educational game includes a 17″ x 12″ game board with spinner, 100 plastic coins, play bills, markers and a die. For 2-4 players.
Qwirkle Board Game
publisher: MindWare, published: 2010-04
sales rank: 15
price: $17.85 (new), $16.99 (used)
Our tactile wooden block game combines the logic and strategy of Set® with the creative multi-maneuver game play of Scrabble®. Easy-to-learn rules mean you’ll be creating columns and rows of matching colors and shapes in no time! Look for opportunities to score big by placing a tile that touches multiple pieces and matches both shapes and colors; the player with the most points wins. 108 blocks.
Out of the Box Publishing, Inc. 7 ATE 9 – Fast and Fun Number Crunch’n
publisher: Out of the Box
sales rank: 3927
price: $5.50 (new)
Out of the Box 7 ATE 9 – Fast and Fun Number Crunch’n
It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3. Players add, or subtract, 1, 2, or 3 to the number on the top card on the pile to determine if they have a card that can be played next. Sounds simple, but with everyone playing simultaneously, the options are constantly changing. The first player out of cards wins.
- 2-4 players.
- 3 minutes to learn.
- Plays in less than 5 minutes.
- Great family or classroom game.
- Product Measures: 6.0 IN x 5.0 IN x 2.0 IN.
- Recommended Ages: 8 & Up.
These should all be lots of fun to play and in the process, help you or your child learn math!
Hope this helps!