Confirmed: Cool Math Games Are Still the Best Way to Learn Math
Date: August 29, 2012 | Author: Kazoo Toys | Tags: activities for kids, baby toys, boy games, cool math games, educational games, games for girls, games for kids, girls games, kids games, learning games, primary games, puzzle games, tinker toys, toy store,
Think back to elementary school. There were teachers who taught you well, and those who didn’t. What was the difference? The answer may be obvious, it may be a cliché, but it’s still the right answer: your best teachers were the ones who made learning fun. They kept you interested, and made you want to learn whatever they were teaching.
The same likely holds true for all ages, but certainly for kids math games are the best teachers. And there are some very cool math games out there nowadays. They can teach logic, memorization, speed, and even practical math applications in a fun, safe, or even competitive environment.
Is your young child ready to start tackling the basics of addition and subtraction? Then try these simple math games and start exercising those mind muscles early!
- Light ‘N Strike Math by Learning Resources – A solo, arcade-style math game that will delight younger players with enough lights and sounds to make solving simple equations fun and rewarding. (Also try the Math Slam Game by Educational Insights.)
- Teaching Cash Register by Learning Resources – Ready to put those basic skills to use? Here’s an opportunity for children to use those skills while doing some fun role-play with friends and family.
Has your child mastered the basics? Then pick up the pace with some cool math games that will put their skills to the test.
- Math Dice Game by Think Fun Games – Have some competitive family fun with Math Dice. Roll the first set of dice to get a target number, then roll the second set to get the numbers that must be used to create equations that get closest to the target. Utilize addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, or powers to outsmart the dice!
- Math Magic by Toysmith – Put those skills to work with cool math games and tricks that will stretch the mind and build confidence. Solve puzzles and learn magic tricks and speed calculations that will leave audiences, no matter how big or small, amazed.
As long as your child is playing, there’s no reason they can’t be learning at the same time with some cool math games! And parents, no one will judge you if you spend some time on them yourself. Those high scores are calling your name…