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• WGBH
In this activity, learners play a game similar to Tic-Tac-Toe. In this version, learners try NOT to get three-in-a-row. The player who gets three-in-a-row first loses! Challenge learners to play...

free Ages 6 - 11 Under 5 minutes
• NCTM Illuminations
In this math activity, learners will play a game based on the Apache game "Throw Sticks," which was played at multi-nation celebrations. Learners will collect data, investigate the...

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• NCTM Illuminations
In this math activity, learners practice decision-making skills leading to a better understanding of choice versus chance and building the foundation of mathematical probability. SKUNK is a...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
• WGBH
In this activity, learners play a game from India similar to Tic-Tac-Toe. Players take turns placing coins on the game board and sliding the coins along the spaces. The winner of the game is the...

free Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
• NRICH
In this math game, learners throw dice and place the numbers in one of four boxes. Learners repeat this three more times and the learner with the largest four digit numbers is the winner. Learners...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
• PBS
In this math lesson, learners are given 15 chips and a number line labeled from 2-12. They are instructed to place their 15 chips on the numbers which they think will represent the sums when two...

free Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
In this game, learners strategize to be the first player to make three in a row. This game is similar to the classic Tic-Tac-Toe game, but learners slide game pieces along lines, instead of filling...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
• New York Hall of Science
This activity lets you program your 'robot' (a willing friend) to pick up and dispose of some 'toxic waste' using as few commands as possible. Learners create command cards ...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
This is a deceptively simple game to teach strategy, planning, and pattern analysis. In this game, learners take turns removing tokens from a board, and develop a plan to take the last piece....

free Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
• Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
This lesson (on pages 46-55 of PDF) features two strategy board games -- one from Ghana and one from China. The first game, Achi, is a cross between checkers and tic-tac-toe. After pieces are...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes