Math Play

I challenged myself to find a way to bring math games into our home and classroom.

The class has a tangrams game to play with, and you can find loads of tangram apps and puzzles online.

The class has a tangrams game to play with, and you can find loads of tangram apps and puzzles online.

My mom is a mathematician. I grew up playing math games.

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We played Mastermind at home. Now I create a new password for my iphone and ipad every day, if the boys want to use it, they have to codebreak it Mastermind style.

We keep a Games Magazine subscription on auto-renewal at home and work through the puzzles all month.

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There are some good math toys out there. Goldie Blox bills themselves as “Construction toys for girls” but I bought them for my boys.

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We play Logic Links, a game I discovered when Brady joined Math Club at school.

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A few times a week, I visit his classroom with teasers and puzzles from my big book of 1000 Playthinks.

This book has challenges sorted by difficulty level.

This book has challenges sorted by difficulty level.

Do you have any math games that you like to play?

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