Splash of Math

Splash of Math

Add a little math to your daily routine!


New Wave

More S'Mores

More S’Mores
Time: 15-20 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
basic operations, area, geometry

Whatever Floats Your Boat

Whatever Floats Your Boat
Time: 20-25 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
weight, comparison, money (bonus)

Flying Objects

Flying Objects
Art Prep: 10 mins
Math Play: 10-15 mins
# of Kids: 1 or 2
What’s the math?
measurement, basic operations

Stand Tall!

Stand Tall!
Time: 10 mins
# of Kids: 1
What’s the math?
measurement

Funky Fractals

Funky Fractals
Time: 15-30 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
fractal patterns, geometry

Wacky Water Race

Wacky Water Race
Time: 20-25 mins
# of Kids: 2 or 3
What’s the math?
measurement, volume

Trail Mix & Munch

Trail Mix & Munch
Time: 15-30 mins
# of Kids: 1 or 2
What’s the math?
counting, measurement, fractions

Triple-Triple Tic-Tac-Toe

Triple-Triple Tic-Tac-Toe
Time: 10-15 mins
# of Kids: 2
What’s the math?
logic, multiplication

Get a Jump on It

Get a Jump on It
Time: 10-15 mins
# of Kids: 1 or 2
What’s the math?
basic operations

Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction
Time: 10-15 mins
# of Kids: 1
What’s the math?
compounding, measurement, comparisons

Fan Favorites

Quick Hits

Gaga Over Graphs

Gaga Over Graphs
Time: 15-30 mins
# of Kids: 1 or 2
What’s the math?
grouping, bar graphing

Time of Your Life

Time of Your Life
Art Prep: 10 mins
Math Play: 25-30 mins
# of Kids: 2 +
What’s the math?
telling time, understanding units of time

Beach Ball Party

Beach Ball Party
Art Prep: 10 mins
Math Play: 10 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
basic operations

Walk This Way

Walk This Way
Time: 20-30 mins
# of Kids: 2 +
What’s the math?
coding

Glow-in-the-Dark Geometry

Glow-in-the-Dark Geometry
Time: 10-15 mins, or more
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
geometric shapes, pattern recognition

Two Parts Chocolate

Two Parts Chocolate
Time: 15-30 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
ratios

Tricks of the Eye

Tricks of the Eye
Time: 30 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
linear measurement, estimation

Take Flight

Take Flight
Time: 20-25 mins
# of Kids: 1
What’s the math?
symmetry, measurement

Terrifically Twisted Tangrams

Terrifically Twisted Tangrams
Time: 15-30 mins
# of Kids: 1
What’s the math?
spacial reasoning

Funny Money

Funny Money
Time: 25-30 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
units of money, counting by multiples, simple combinatorials

Super-Cube Shuffle

Super-Cube Shuffle
Time: 5-10 mins, or more
# of Kids: 1
What’s the math?
spacial reasoning

Knockin' Hockey

Knockin’ Hockey
Art Prep: 10-15 mins
Math Play: 10-15 mins
# of Kids: 1 or 2
What’s the math?
subtraction, place value

Deep Dives

Venn There, Done That

Venn There, Done That
Art Prep: 5 mins
Math Play: 30 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
sets, Venn diagrams

Crazy 8s Race

Crazy 8s Race
Art Prep: 30 mins
Math Play: 40-50 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
basic operations, multiples of 8

Daring Darts

Daring Darts
Art Prep: 30 mins
Math Play: 30-40 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
basic operations, number recognition, number value

Pirate Treasure Hunt

Pirate Treasure Hunt
Art Prep: 20-25 mins
Math Play: 30-45 mins
# of Kids: 1 +
What’s the math?
plotting coordinates

Star Power

Star Power
Art Prep: 30-45 mins
Math Play: 5-10 mins during art; 5-10 mins after that
# of Kids: 1
What’s the math?
geometry, symmetry, linear measurement


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