Mental Stretch

Here’s a fun game that you can play with the students in your classroom to get their mental juices going! Begin with a simple whole number like 5. Then start giving the students operations that they should perform in their heads. Use a variety of all four operations and make sure the directions you give will yield whole numbers.


Submitted by Kristina PIG Students work in pairs with dice that go up to 6.  The oldest student goes first.  Student A rolls the 3 die first, and using addition, subtraction, multiplication and division tries to […]