Pixie Catcher - Subtraction


Pixie Catcher - 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.


Head over to the enchanted forest and catch pixies while practicing the subtraction facts! But you'll have to be quick, those pixies move fast!


Welcome to Pixie Catcher Subtraction | 
Step 1
Welcome to the enchanted forest! Look carefully for the pixies to appear. To turn the sound on and off, click on the musical note on the top left of the screen. The "Q" in the upper left corner allows you to reduce the quality of the animation so it works better on older computers. At the bottom of the screen is the pixie jar.
Move Quick to Catch the Pixies in Pixie Catcher Subtraction | 
Step 2
Soon, pixies will start appearing. Use the mouse to guide your hands to a pixie and then click the mouse to capture it. The golden pixies are worth bonus points!
Grab the Pixies with your Hands in Pixie Catcher Subtraction | 
Step 3
When you catch a pixie, it will glow in your hands. Use the mouse to bring it down to the jar. The lid will open quickly and allow you to put it away.
Solve Facts in Pixie Catcher Subtraction | 
Step 4
Earn bonus points by catching pixies that reveal a hidden subtraction problem! You can earn up to 4 bonus pixies by answering the problem quickly.
Catch as Many as you can in Pixie Catcher Subtraction | 
Step 5
At dawn, the pixies will hide and the game will end.
Click on "Click To Play Again" to release the pixies and start a new game!