Social Skills
The games are all designed to be played with a partner learning to take turns and manage self even when your partner takes your counter!
Maths Literacy
Students are learning to read and follow instructions. They are learning to respond to texts presented in a variety of formats.
Number
Students are learning to connect common fractions and decimals; to connect common fractions and percentages; to find a common percentage of a quantity.
Students are learning to use fractions, decimals and percentages interchangeably.
Developing Vocabulary
Students should be encouraged to verbalise their thinking as they play the games.
1. Fractions & Decimals: Students move around the board and rename the fraction as a decimals. Replacing an opponent’s counter is allowed.
2. Fractions & Percentages: Students move around the board and rename the fraction as a percentage. Replacing an opponent’s counter is allowed.
3. Perky Percentages: The number on the dice is the answer to the percentage of a quantity. Players cover an appropriate question on the board.
4. Four in a Row Fractions: Students need to be able to convert between common fractions, decimals and percentages. This game provides practice and allows students to make the connection between multiplication and the word ‘of’.
