Snowball Fight

Snowball Fight - 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

Snowball Fight is a fun winter math game that helps you practice the times tables.  During the game, you are presented with math facts.  If you answer the math equation correct, you will throw a snowball at one of the kids in the game.  If you get the answer wrong, they get to throw a snowball at you.  What a fun way to spend a cold winter day!  Playing a fun game while practicing the multiplication facts.

Instructions

Snowball Step 1Game Directions:
Click on the correct answer to throw a snowball. If the answer is wrong, watch out!  If you get hit by too many snowballs, you will have to go inside to warm up.
Snowball Step 2Here is where you choose the fact families or groups of fact families you would like to practice.  As soon as you make a choice, the game will begin.
Snowball Step 3When the game begins, you will see a multiplication equation at the top of the screen.  Choose the correct answer from the answers at the bottom of the screen.  Each time you hover over an answer, a child will pop up from behind the snow fort.
Snowball Step 4If you choose the correct answer, the child hiding behind the answer will be pelted with a snowball.
Snowball Step 5If you get the answer wrong, the child behind the answer will throw a snowball at you.  Better duck!
Snowball Step 6Oh no!  You just got pelted with a snowball!
Snowball Step 7You will be presented a title when you have answered enough of the multiplication facts correctly.  Try to win them ALL!  To play the game again, click on PLAY AGAIN at the bottom of the screen.

Who knew learning the times tables could be so much fun.  If you like Snowball Fight, you might like some of these free math games:
Reindeer Cafe
Snowman Fun
Snowy's Friend
Snowboard Challenge