# Pirates II - Multiplication

## Pirates II - 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.

## Description

Pirates II is a fantastic high seas multiplication 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. Be sure to look in our addition and subtraction sections of the website to find addition and subtraction versions of this game. Arrrgh, matey!

## Instructions

Step 1
After the game finishes loading click the "Play" button to get started.

Step 2
This screen allows you to choose your character. Choose either a boy pirate or girl pirate.

Step 3
This screen allows you to choose one or more fact families you'd like to focus on during this game. Choose all the multiplication fact families you'd like to focus on by clicking the appropriate barrels, and then when you're ready, click the "Done" button.

Step 4
The screen will tell you that you'll need to use the arrow keys on the keyboard and the spacebar to help maneuver your pirate through the levels. 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.

Step 5
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 a multiplication problem to solve. Type in the answer to the problem and hit the enter button.

Step 6
After you have correctly answered the multiplication 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.

Step 7
You will then go to the next level. Each level is similar in that you jump from platform to platform answering multiplication problems.

Step 8
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.

Step 9
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.