Flying High Race - Subtraction

Flying High Race - 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

Flying High Race is a free online game to help students build speed and accuracy on the subtraction facts.  The student will race from kids all around the world in this four player game. The faster the student clicks on the answer, the faster they go.  If a player chooses the wrong answer, lightening hits the airplane. 

So customize your airplane and let's go flying.

Instructions

Flying High Race Subtraction Step 1After the game finishes loading click the "Let's Fly" button to get started. 
Flying High Race Subtraction Step 2The "Customize Your Racer" screen allows you to customize your airplane racer.  There are four buttons that allow you to customize your racer.  They are:
1. Body Color
2. Body Design
3. Wing Color
4. Wing Design
Each time one of these buttons is clicked, you'll see your airplane change.  When you're done customizing your racer, hit the "DONE" button.
Flying High Race Subtraction Step 3The login screen is where you pick the username that will be shown to all the other players in the game.  You'll notice in the top right corner there is a connection status indicator.  This will display the current status of your connection to the game server.  
Flying High Race Subtraction Step 4After you login, you'll see the list of games that are about to start.  These are games that other users have created.  Games allow up to four people to play in a single game.  But you must join a game before the game starts automatically.  You can create a new game by clicking the "Create Game" button.
Flying High Race Subtraction Step 5Once a user creates a new game, the game will start automatically in 10 seconds.  If no users join the newly created game, the game server will add computer players instead. 
Flying High Race Subtraction Step 6Once the game starts you'll be shown a series of subtraction problems.  Answer them by clicking the correct answer box underneath the equation.  Get the question correct and you'll move ahead.  Get the question wrong and you'll move backward.  After you complete all the equations, the game is over.  First one done wins.
Flying High Race Subtraction Step 7Once the game is over, you can see the trophy you won and  the results of the other three players.  Because this game focuses on completing the math equations, the game does not end for each player until he/she finishes answering all required equations.  To play again, simply click the play again button.