Catch a Bouncing Ball Operations by mathies is a game that provides opportunities to practise the fundamental skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication or division. For single operation games the unknown value is the result (e.g., 3 + 5 = ?). For mixed operation games the position of the unknown value changes (e.g., 3 + ? = 8). The player determines the unknown value and drags the glove to the correct answer on the number line.
• Solve problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of whole numbers using a variety of mental strategies
• Determine the missing number in an equation involving addition, subtraction, multiplication or division
• Use the identity, commutative and associative properties to facilitate computation
• Choose the operation and size of numbers to practise.
• Use the built-in annotation tool and the number line to record your thinking.
• Use the change thinking button to see alternate methods at the end of a game.
This game is now available in French. Click the en/fr button on the opening screen to switch languages.
Ratings and Reviews
Fun way to practice math facts
This app is great for students who want to reinforce their math facts. It uses a number line model to support deeper understanding. Students love it!
- Ontario Association for Mathematics Education
- 36.4 MB
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Rated 4+
- © Ontario Association for Mathematics Education, 2016
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.