Flying High - Subtraction


Flying High - 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.


Flying High is a fun online addition airplane game. Fly your customized airplane through the clouds to answer subtractions problems and land safely at the end. You get to pick the fact families they would like to focus on when the game starts. This game has fun music, exciting scenery, and a cool airplane! With so many combinations of customizations, you're sure to end up with a very neat airplane. We hope you enjoy Flying High addition!
So put on your pilot suit and let's take to the skies.


Welcome to Flying High Subtraction | 
Step 1
Click the "Start" button to get started. Notice there's a button at the top left where you can mute the sound if you need to.
Choose Fact Families in Bubble Bugs Subtraction | 
Step 2
On this screen, you can choose as many fact families as you'd like to practice in this game, then click "Done."
Customize Your Airplane in Flying High Subtraction | 
Step 3
Now comes the really cool part! This screen helps you customize your airplane from the side view. Click the "colors" button to change the color of your plane. Click the "designs" button to change the design of your airplane. When you're done with this step, click the "Finished Customizing" button.
Customize Your Wings in Flying High Subtraction | 
Step 4
On this screen, you get to customize the wings on your airplane. After you've gotten your plane how you like it, click the "Finished Customizing" button.
Solve Subtraction Problems in Flying High Subtraction | 
Step 5
Now we're off and flying! You'll see there's a subtraction problem in the top right. Use your mouse to fly the airplane up and down to fly into the cloud that represents the correct answer to the problem.
Watch out for Lightning in Flying High Subtraction | 
Step 6
Be careful not to run into the wrong cloud or you'll get zapped by lightning!
Game Over in Flying High Subtraction | 
Step 7
If you get zapped by lightning too many times, the game will be over. Click the "Play Again" button to try again.
You Won Flying High Subtraction | 
Step 8
After you answer enough problems correctly, you'll land your plane safely! If you'd like to play again, click the "Play Again" button.