# Cone Crazy - Subtraction

## Cone Crazy - Subtraction Math Game

Content Skill: Subtraction
Common Core State Standards: CCSS.Math.Content.2.OA.B.2 - Fluently subtract within 20 using mental strategies. By end of Grade 2, know from memory all sums of two one-digit numbers.

## Description

Cone Crazy is a popular game for students who are practicing the subtraction facts. The multiplication version of this math game has rated as one of our top games for over 8 years. In this game, students scoop up the correct flavor of ice cream for each customer. It is your job to keep the customers happy! If you get their order wrong once, they will forgive you. But if you get it wrong twice, they will leave the store!

## Instructions

Step 1
Choose the difficulty level. The easy level starts with a one scoop ice cream cone. The medium level has a two scoop ice cream cone. The hard level starts has two scoops for each ice cream cone and more difficult subtraction problems.

Step 2
Choose the fact families you would like to practice. When you have selected the fact families, click on "Start" to begin.

Step 3
Penguins will start coming into the store requesting their favorite flavor of ice cream. Click on the correct answer for the ice cream cone.

Step 4
After you have answered all the subtraction questions from level one, you go on to level two. Choose which background you would like to decorate your shop.

Step 5
In the second level, the ice cream cones have two scoops, so you will need to answer both problems to move to the next penguin.

Step 6
When you complete the second level, you get to choose some new tables for your shop! In the third level, you'll serve each penguin two scoops of ice cream again, but the subtraction problems will be harder.

Step 7
The game will be completed after the third level! Click on "Play Again?" to start over.