Snowy's Friend - Subtraction

Snowy's Friend - Subtraction Math Game

Content Skill: Subtraction        
Common Core State Standards: CCSS.Math.Content.2.OA.B.2 - Fluently subtract within 20 using mental strategies. By end of Grade 2, know from memory all sums of two one-digit numbers.


Snowy's Friend is a great subtraction platform game. Help Snowy through many different levels and gather pieces to help make a new snowman friend. Each level offers plenty of chances to practice those subtraction facts. Snowy's Friend is a sure favorite. We hope you enjoy it!

So bundle up and let's have some fun!


Welcome to Snowy's Friend Subtraction | 
Step 1
Click the "Play" button to get started.
Choose Fact Families for Snowy's Friend Subtraction | 
Step 2
Here you choose one or more fact families you'd like to focus on during this game. When you're ready, click the "Done" button.
Collect the Snowballs in Snowy's Friend Subtraction | 
Step 3
Now the fun begins! Use your arrow keys on the keyboard to help maneuver Snowy and the spacebar to make him jump. You'll notice there are snowballs floating in the air. When Snowy runs into a snowball, you will be shown a subtraction problem to solve.
Solve Facts in Snowy's Friend Subtraction | 
Step 4
Use the number keys on your keyboard to enter the correct answer. Then hit the enter key.
Collect the Snowballs to Win the Level in Snowy's Friend Subtraction | 
Step 5
After you have correctly answered all the subtraction problems, there is a screen that tells you there are no more snowballs on this level. Time to open your present!
Earn Gifts in Snowy's Friend Subtraction | 
Step 6
Some of the nice neighborhood kids will offer you a piece of clothing to put on your new snowman friend. Click the "OK" button to continue.
Earn all the Gifts to Win the Game in Snowy's Friend Subtraction | 
Step 7
At the end of each level, a kid will offer you a gift to go on your new snowman friend!
Watch out for Fireballs in Snowy's Friend Subtraction | 
Step 8
Be careful not to touch the fireballs or fall into the ice puddles! Both will cause you to lose a life! You can jump directly on top of a fireball in order to smother it.
Game Over in Snowy's Friend Subtraction | 
Step 9
If you run out of lives, you'll see this screen. It says "Oh no! You did not get to finish snowy's friend." if you'd like to try again press the "Play Again" button.
You Won Snowy's Friend Subtraction | 
Step 10
After you successfully complete every level, you will see the new friend that was made from all of the pieces that were given to you throughout your journey!