# Mental maths games

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Playing math games in the classroom is a fantastic way to not only stimulate students, but is also an ideal way of improving students’ number facts and number work. As games can be so beneficial I thought it would be fun to share your favorite fun mental maths games for the classroom. Whether you have maths games for year 6 or mental maths games for year 3, I’d love to hear about them all.

Great for spelling words and math all at once! I've done this, and the kids really liked it.

Use this Connect Four game to have students practice their Spanish numbers. They have to say the equation aloud in Spanish along with the sum.

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3 Tips to Build Math Fact Fluency These math fact fluency addition games were designed using the mental math strategies. Research confirms that students learn the basic math facts quicker if they learn them in the context of the mental math strategies. Mental Math strategies not only help students increase their math fact fluency, but they are understanding number sense and how the numbers are related to each other.

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Mental Math Mania Game. Instead of the spinner, I would have the students pick three cards out of a deck or roll three dice.

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Tic Tac Toe Multiple Game - quick mental math game

Puddle Jump Numbers Game - great active math game and fun activity for mental maths