Peabody Penguin - Multiplication Math Game
Content Skill: Multiplication
Common Core State Standards: CCSS.Math.Content.3.OA.C.7 - Fluently multiply within 100, using strategies such as the relationship between multiplication and division or properties of operations. By the end of Grade 3, know from memory all products of two one-digit numbers.
Peabody Penguin is a multiplication arcade style platform game. This free online game will take the player through many different arcade style levels while practicing the times tables. This game offers fun while teaching.
So get ready to dodge the sea lions!
Click on the START button after the game has loaded. On each of the screens there is a volume control in the lower left corner. By clicking off, you can turn the music off or user the slider bar to make the sound lauder or softer.
This screen allows you to choose the fact family you would like to practice. As soon as you select a fact family or a fact family group, the game will begin.
Before you get to play the game, you will have to answer a series of multiplication problems. Click on the correct answer to the multiplication equation at the top of the page. The top left shows how many equations you have gotten correct. The top right indicates the number of equations you have missed.
After you have completed a series of multiplication problems, you will come to the instructions screen.
- Use the keyboard arrow keys to move left and right
- Use the keyboard space key to jump
- Jump ON the sea lions to destroy them
- Gather as many fish as you can
- Then, find the key to open the door to the next level.
- To begin, press the START button.
Once the game begins, you will need to maneuver Peabody Penguin through the game level screens. The key is to gather the fish while avoiding the sea lions. To get past a sea lion either avoid him or jump on him. Grab the key and head for the door. Between each level, you will be given another series of multiplication problems to answer.
Have fun practicing the times tables with this fun arcade style game.