Ch 9: 6th Grade Math Games & Activities

About This Chapter

You can use this chapter to come up with new games and activities for your 6th grade math class. Find out how to use these games in your classroom and improve student progress.

6th Grade Math Games & Activities- Chapter Summary

This chapter will guide you through improving your 6th grade math class with different games and activities. Having these techniques will help engage your students on the tough subject of math. You will learn about games for the following subjects:

  • Fractions
  • Ratios
  • Percents
  • Order of operations

These resources are available to you at any time and anywhere you have reliable Internet access. Accessing these lessons as many times as you need to allows you to use the information when you need it. Also, the lessons are mobile friendly so you can study at home or on-the-go. This gives you flexibility.

How It Helps

  • Student comprehension: The games that are taught in this chapter will allow you to increase the comprehension of the math lessons you teach.
  • Additional resources: By taking advantages of the resources in this chapter, you have more support for your classroom.
  • Curriculum standards: The lessons in this chapter will allow you to meet curriculum standards required in 6th grade math.

Skills Covered

You will be able to demonstrate the following after you are done with this chapter:

  • Comprehend how to use fraction games in your 6th grade math class
  • Incorporate ratio games in your 6th grade math class
  • Design lessons that include percent games
  • Understand the different types of order of operations games you can use in your 6th grade math class

10 Lessons in Chapter 9: 6th Grade Math Games & Activities
6th Grade Math Games

1. 6th Grade Math Games

Keeping 6th grade students engaged in the learning process can be difficult. Using games to solidify mathematical objectives helps with engagement. This lesson offers examples of games that can be played as a class or in small groups.

Fraction Games for 6th Grade

2. Fraction Games for 6th Grade

There are many games that students can play to help them learn about fractions and cement their knowledge. Take a look at a few of these ideas for games you can use in a sixth grade classroom.

Ratio Games for 6th Grade

3. Ratio Games for 6th Grade

Ratios are just different enough from fractions for students to get confused. Help them learn the difference and become ratio experts by trying out some of these ratio games, suitable for sixth graders.

Percent Games for 6th Grade

4. Percent Games for 6th Grade

Understanding percentages is important in real life, from sales, to compound interest, to bank loans. However, learning percentages isn't always super exciting for students. Help students have fun as they learn by trying some of these percentage games, suitable for sixth graders.

Order of Operations Games for 6th Grade

5. Order of Operations Games for 6th Grade

Order of operations is rather arbitrary and this can make it challenging to learn. Help make it easier and more fun for your students by trying out a few of these order of operations games.

Multiplying & Dividing Negative Numbers Games

6. Multiplying & Dividing Negative Numbers Games

Reinforce concepts of multiplying and dividing negative numbers with this lesson, which provides fun and interactive games for your students to play using simple materials and straightforward directions.

Math Museum Project Ideas

7. Math Museum Project Ideas

A math museum is an interesting way to show students that math is everywhere and relevant to their lives. This asset contains project ideas for a math museum.

Multiplication Bingo Lesson Plan

8. Multiplication Bingo Lesson Plan

This lesson plan provides support for teachers who are creating math games to review multiplication with their students. Students will review their multiplication facts and play multiplication bingo in various forms.

Fraction Project Ideas for 6th Grade

9. Fraction Project Ideas for 6th Grade

From the time they are introduced in elementary school, fractions are an integral part of math and science. These projects help sixth graders enhance their fraction skills through teaching, creating interactive activities, and finding fraction use in real life.

Finding the Percent of a Number Activities

10. Finding the Percent of a Number Activities

Do your sixth graders need practice calculating percentages? These activities tackle percentages from different angles and include competition and group work.

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