Holiday Fun

Holiday Fun - Multiplication Math Game

Content Skill: Multiplication
Common Core State Standards: CCSS.Math.Content.3.OA.C.7 - Fluently multiply and divide within 100, using strategies such
     as the relationship between multiplication and division (e.g., knowing that 8 × 5 = 40, one knows 40 ÷ 5 = 8) or properties of
     operations.  By the end of Grade 3, know from memory all products of two one-digit numbers.

Description

Get in the holiday spirit by playing this creative online game!  First quiz your kids with a set of multiplication problems and watch as a gingerbread house is built with each correct answer.  Practice, practice, practice and a reward will be waiting afterward!  If a majority of the answers are correct, you will be able to build your very own gingerbread house together!  Holiday Fun is a great destination all year long. Teach your children how fun learning can be!

 Let the holiday fun begin and let's start learning our multiplication facts.

Instructions

Holiday Fun Step 1After the game finishes loading you'll notice that there's a gingerbread house fully decorated with all sorts of yummy candies.  There's a gingerbread family, a snowman, and many other cute holiday items.  At the bottom of the screen there are three buttons.  These are the fact family groupings.  If you'd like to practice the zero through threes fact families, choose the "0-3" button.  If you'd like to practice the zero through six fact families facts, click the "0-6" button. If you'd like to practice the zero through nine fact families facts, click the "0-9" button.  This will get the game started.
Holiday Fun Step 2In this screen the student is faced with equations to answer.  Just click the right candy answer.  On the right you'll see there is a tally of all the multiplication questions you got right.  And Also all the multiplication questions you got wrong.  You must get enough questions right to be able to move on to the next screen.
Holiday Fun Step 3This screen shows you either a congratulations screen or a screen that tells you that you need some more practice before you can move on.  So click the button at the button to continue.
Holiday Fun Step 4Now comes the creative fun.  This screen gives the student the opportunity to arrange their own holiday scene.  As you'll notice, there are 2 bars full of decorative items.  One bar on the bottom, and another on the right side.  Simply drag with your mouse one of these items and place it on the scene.  When you're done creating your holiday scene, click the menu button at the top on the right.