games

BASIC ALGEBRA

ALGEBRA EXTENDED

TOPIC HELP
SEQUENCES

SUMPSONS NUMBER SNOW FIGHT

Decide what the number robot is doing to the numbers (Foundation Level) in order to access the game... then... snowball the residents -especially Nelson before he gets to throw at you (3 lives). Maintain above 50% success to level up.

Controls...

Mouse to aim and fire

Snow Fight

ZOMBIE ATTACK

Decide on the operation and complete the number robots (Foundation Level) in order to access each level of the game. Zombies have captured your friends. Shoot them without accidentally shooting your friends.

Controls...

UP and DOWN arrow keys and press the SPACE BAR to fire

Zombie Attack

ALGEBRA SEQUENCES

Create algebraic expressions using numeric sequences... over 4 levels of difficulty... then... throw snowballs at the teacher by gauging the power you need. (Foundation to Higher Level)

Controls...

  • SPACE BAR to release snowball.
Algebra Sequences

 

 

PUSH THE BUTTON SEQUENCES

A 2-player game. Create or name an algebraic expression. (Foundation/Higher level)

Controls...

  • Push the button to start the timer, and press to stop.
PushButton

CONNECT 4 SEQUENCES

A 2-player game. Choose a colour to go first and how much help you require with the mathematics (Foundation to Higher Level). The game... make a row, column or diagonal of your colour.

Controls...

  • Left / Right arrow to decide column
  • Space Bar to drop counter
Connect4 Sequences
SOLVING EQUATIONS

ALGEBRA CROSSWORD

Choose a crossword and solve the clues in order to complete it.

Algebra Crossword  

ICING WHEEL

Hit 3 cherries on each level rather than the brave Gingerbread man! Answer WORDED algebra equations (Foundation Level) to progress.

Controls...

Mouse to aim and left click to fire

icing wheel

CLASS ARM WRESTLING

Choose the correct solution to the linear equation quickly in order to beat the Grampa at arm wrestling. Levels get harder!

Grampa Wrestling

BOUNCING TT BALLS - LINEAR

"I'm thinking of a number!" Decide on the number through either the trial and improvement method or by using the inverse... then bounce the table tennis ball on the bat for as long as possible. (Foundation Level)

Controls...

  • Mouse to move bat left and right.
  • Left hand click to twist the bat in your hand.
Bouncing Table Tennis Balls

TANK COMMANDER - LINEAR

As the tank rolls through the landscape, decide on the targets that need blowing up. All planes and cars need obliterating - but only hit the fuel tankers that meet the needs of the equation in the black band at the foot of the screen. (Higher Level)

Controls...

  • Mouse to move (crosshair) and left hand click to fire.
Tank Commander

GIRAFFE - LINEAR with DIVISION

Keep the giraffe away from the hunter for as long as possible by jumping and ducking all obstacles. Solve linear equations (Foundation to Higher Level) in order to play.

Controls...

Up and Down arrow to dodge

Giraffe

LASAGNE - LINEAR with DIVISION

Solve linear equations (Foundation to Higher Level) in order to play the game. Catch ALL the lasagne as it falls - but NOTHING ELSE!

Controls...

Mouse to move the cat

Lasagne

ALGEBRA COPTER - BRACKETS

Solve both equations (Foundation Level) involving brackets in order to play Copter. Keep your copter in flight for as long as possible.

Controls...

  • Left click for height
Algebra Copter

CONNECT 4 ALGEBRA - ALL

A two-player game - with a choice of equation type (Foundation / Higher Level) - take it in turns to find the value of 'a' and then drop counters with the goal of getting 4 in a row.

Controls...

Left and Right arrow key and Space to drop

Connect4 Algebra

SEEKING BRAINS - LINEAR

As the evening gets darker, the dead come alive once more looking for brains. Shoot them in the head before they can get yours. Answer algebra style questions (Foundation Level) to progress through increasingly difficult levels.

Controls...

  • Mouse to aim
  • Left click to fire
Seeking Brains

BALANCE SQUIRREL NUTS - BALANCE

Solve the balance equations (Foundation Level) to play the game... then flick nuts at the table top squirrels.

Controls...

Mouse to move - left click to flick

 

Squirrel Nuts
TRIAL AND IMPROVEMENT

TRIAL AND IMPROVEMENT CATCHBALL

Solve the more complex equations by using the trial and improvement chart. Then... catch the ball by clicking on the dog at the best moment to jump.

Controls...

Click the dog to jump

catchball

 

 

 
EXPANDING SINGLE BRACKETS

EXPANDING BRACKETS MOVE IT

Expand the two single brackets and simplify (Foundation Level) to access the game... Click on the indicated square after it has stopped moving.

Move It    
FORMULAE

SAVING SKY DIVERS

Answer the Distance / Speed / Time question to access the game... choose the scene difficulty... then play the game. Sky divers are jumping from their plane without being able to pull their rip cords on their parachutes. So... it's down to you to save them. (Higher Level)

Controls...

  • Target with the mouse and left hand click to pull cord.
Saving Sky Divers    
COLLECTING TERMS

COLLECTING TERMS BOXING2

Click and Drag the terms into groups and then simplify the answer. Keep the game going by getting to the box before it disappears.

Controls...

  • Use the four arrow keys
Boxing2

CHRISTMAS COLLECTING TERMS

Collect the terms as you add up the pyramid (Foundation Level) in order to play as Santa, dropping presents on target areas whilst avoiding Jack Frost.

Controls...

  • Mouse to move the sleigh and
  • Left click to drop presents
Christmas Collecting

SCOOBY'S COLLECTING TERMS

Collect the terms and simplify the expression (Foundation Level) in order to access the game... drop the correct items to your friends and anvils on the pesky ghosts.

Controls...

Left/Right arrow keys and Z, X or C to drop

 

ScoobysCastle

WINTER COLLECTING TERMS

Find the perimeter of each shape using algebra (Foundation Level) in order to play the game and advance through the levels. Bounce an increasing requirement of walruses onto the landing pad.

Controls...

  • Use the mouse to control the trampoline
winter collecting

 

 

COLLECTING TERMS (teacher tool)

Drag the terms to their collective bubble and then simplify to an answer!

CollectingTerms Teaching Tool
SUBSTITUTION

SCREEN SUBSTITUTION

Designed for whole class activity but equally good on stand-alone computers - click the answer to each question as you see it - get as many as you can within the reducing time limit!

Screen Sub

SEQUENCE SEARCH

Designed for whole class activity but equally good on stand-alone computers - complete the sequences and then find them in the 'wordsearch' panel.

Sequence Search

SUBSTITUTION TEAM

Answer 10 'substitution into expressions' questions of increasing difficulty (Foundation Level) in order to clear the training field of your useless team!

Substitute Team

WACKY RACES SIMPLE SUBSTITUTION

Whole class or group game using simple positive numbers for addition and multiplication with options for brackets.

Wacky Races

BLACK CAR SUBSTITUTION

3 levels of question difficulty (Foundation Level) in order to access and progress through the game. Watch the display and jump the car when you see the blockage.

Controls...

  • SPACE to speed up
  • UP ARROW to turbo (jump) boost

 

BC Sub

SUBSTITUTION ASTEROIDS

Involving negative numbers (still Foundation Level) - answer the substitution questions to access the game which develops through levels of increasing difficulty. Blow up at least one asteroid in each mission to stay in the game.

Controls...

  • Left / Right arrow keys to turn
  • Up arrow to move forward
  • Space to fire
Sub Asteroids

ALGEBRA POSTMAN GAME

Substitute the number on the door into the algebraic expression beneath on the envelope. Get through the post round without error. (Foundation Level)

Controls...

  • INSERT the value of the expression and press ENTER

 

Algebra Postman

SUBSTITUTION SIMON SAYS

With a choice of substitution question (Foundation to Higher) answer to access the game... watch the sequence of button press and then copy exactly! Good Luck!

Simon Says
y = mx + c

WACKY RACES y = mx+c

2 / 3 or 4 player game. Answer questions (Foundation and Higher Level) to earn the roll of a dice. Get to the finish line first!

First to 30 Game

First to 25 Game

Wacky Races