Pirates II - Addition Math Game
Content Skill: Addition Common Core State Standards: CCSS.Math.Content.2.OA.B.2 - Fluently add within 20 using mental strategies. By end of Grade 2, know from memory all sums of two one-digit numbers.
Pirates II is a fantastic high seas platform game. Just like Sketch's World, this free online game will have you running through many different levels and jumping over all sorts of different pirate items. We've received many good reviews on this game, and we're very excited to see kids having fun while learning their addition facts!
So grab your sword and let's set sail for learning!
After the game finishes loading click the "Play" button to get started.
This screen allows you to choose your character. Choose either a boy pirate or girl pirate.
You can choose one or more fact families you'd like to focus on during this game. Choose all the addition fact families you'd like to focus on by clicking the appropriate barrels, and then when you're ready, click the "DONE" button.
The screen will tell you that you'll need to use the arrow keys and the spacebar on the keyboard to help maneuver your pirate through the levels. You'll want to jump over various pirate ship items. Watch out for mud balls and crabs! Collect all of the glowing items and hang the pirate flag to finish the level. Click the "Start" button to continue.
The game has now started. You'll notice there are pirate items floating in the air with a white glow about them. When your pirate runs into one of these items, you will be shown an addition problem to solve.
Use the number keys on your keyboard to enter the right answer for the addition problem. Then hit the enter key to submit your answer.
After you have correctly answered all the addition problems, there is a screen that tells you there are no more supplies on this level. Time to raise the flag! Click the "OK" button to continue.
You will then go to the next level. Each level is similar in that you jump from platform to platform answering addition problems.
If you run into a mud ball or a crab, you will lose a life. Try not to lose all of your lives, you'll need to start the game over!
This screen tells you that you have finished all the levels and your pirate booty is safe and sound! Click "Play Again" to start the game again.