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# Dicey Dabble

Purpose:

This is a level 3 number activity from the Figure It Out series. It relates to Stage 6 of the Number Framework.

Achievement Objectives:

Achievement Objective: NA3-2: Know basic multiplication and division facts.
AO elaboration and other teaching resources

Specific Learning Outcomes:

use multiplication and division facts in a game

Required Resource Materials:
FIO, Level 3, Basic Facts, Dicey Dabble, page 20
dice
cards showing 6, 8, 9, 10, 12, 15, 18, 20, 24, 25, 30, and 36
classmate
Activity:

This game reinforces students’ recognition of factors. The points incentive encourages them to find common factors. As students replay the game, they will soon learn the best ways to arrange the dividends so that they increase their chances of finding a common factor.
To vary this game, you c ould change the dice to one marked three to eight or change the cards to 8, 12, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 28, 30, 32, 36, and 40.