• MATH TIPS

    See the list below to choose games that focus on mathematical concepts.

    Counting/Sequencing/Number Sense

    Dominoes (3+)

    Chutes & Ladders (up to 7)

    Mancala (6+)

    Dutch Blitz (8+)

    Addition/Subtraction

    Rat-A-Tat-Cat (6+, basic addition)

    Frog Juice (8+, add)

    Zeus on the Loose (8+, add/subtract)

    Loot (10+, add/subtract)

    Sleeping Queens (8+, add)

    Triominoes (8+, add)

    Cribbage (add)

    TwentyFour Seven (8+, add)

    Sequence Numbers (7+, add/subtract)

    Add/Subtract/Multiply/Divide

    ThinkFun Math Dice (Jr 6+; Reg, 8+)

    24 Card Game (9+)

    Smath (8+)

    Multiplication/Division

    Speed! (3+, mult/skip counting)

    Mythmatical Battles (8+, mult)

    Incan Gold (8+, division)

    Roll ‘n Multiply (8+, mult)

    Money

    Monopoly (8+)

    Made for Trade (8+)

    The Farming Game (10+)

    Pay Day (8+) Life (9+)

     Geometry/Spatial Reasoning

    Tangoes Jr. (4+)

    Equilibrio* (5+)

    Architecto* (7+)

    Cliko* (8+)

    Blokus (5+)

    Swish (8+)

    Block by Block* (8+)

    Battleship (7+, coordinate grid)

    Shapes Up (7+)

    Kanoodle* (7+)

    Pattern Recognition & Strategy

    Qwirkle (6+, shapes/colors)

    SET (6+)

    Swish (8+)

    Master Mind (8+)

    Blink (7+)

    Othello (10+)

    Connect Four (6+)

    Shuttles (8+)

    Logic

    Sudoku* (Varies, many versions)

    Chocolate Fix* (8+)

    Rush Hour* (8+)

    Chess Checkers

    Probability

    Yahtzee (8+)

    Settlers of Catan (10+)