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## Calendar Clowns

Background: Calendar Clowns is a fun way for students to practice navigating a calendar and using calendar vocabulary to solve math problems. Students will see a message on the top of the screen such as “What day is two weeks after the 6th?” Students must use their clown “stamp,” chosen at the start of the game to mark the 20th on the calendar. The game ends when the student marks up the entire calendar.

Skills:Navigating a Calendar
Age Range: 7 – 10
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP | Included on Total Access Math on Mr. N XTEND
Languages (Other than English): Arabic

## Calendar Game

Background: How well do you know when American holidays occur? You have 1000 days to place as many holidays as you can on the calendar. Drag and drop the events that appear in the upper left hand side of the page to where you think they belong on the calendar. For example, if you drag Christmas to December 29, you’ll earn one event but lose four days. When you are out of days the game ends.

Skills: United States Holidays; Placing Events in Chronological Space
Age Range: 10 +
Play on: This game plays on all devices.

## Card Sharks

Background: This is a phenomenal probability game based on the classic show. In the game, students must use their theoretical probability skills to determine whether cards from a deck are higher than lower than other cards.

Skills: Probability
Age Range: 10 – 12
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet

## Cash Out

Background: See how many sales you can make in three minutes by giving each of your animal customers the correct change. This game is totally customizable and comes in different skill levels that use different coins and currency. This is one of the most popular coin and money counting game on the internet.

Skills: Counting coins; giving change; mental math
Age Range: 7 – 12
Play on: Computer | Tablet
Extensions: Play with Canadian Coins | Included on Mr.N APP | Included on Total Access Math on Mr. N XTEND
Languages (Other than English): Spanish

## Cat Around Africa

Background: Cat Around Africa is an internet sensation! Students must traverse the African continent using their strategy skills to make sure "cat" gets fed despite the labyrinth of traps and obstacles.

Skills: African Landmarks and Nation; Gaming Physics
Age Range: 9 +
Play on: Computer

## Cat Around Europe

Background: Cat Around Europe is an internet sensation! Students must traverse the European continent using their strategy skills to make sure "cat" gets fed despite the labyrinth of traps and obstacles.

Skills: European Landmarks and nations, Gaming Physics
Age Range: 9 +
Play on: Computer

## Clara Fraction’s Ice Cream Shop

Background: Clara Fraction’s Ice Cream Shop is a fun game in which students have to fulfill customer ice cream orders. Easier said than done! These customers are different from typical ice cream customers and make their orders using improper fractions. You must convert the improper fractions into mixed numbers and apply the correct scoops to each ice cream cone. Make as much money as possible in five minutes. Be careful though. If you fail to fulfill an order correctly, it will cost you \$2.00. Clara Fraction is a fantastic way to help students visualize mixed numbers and improper fractions and is one of the only games on the internet that allows students to practice these skills in real-life (well, sort of) scenarios.

Skills: Converting Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers
Age Range: 10 – 12
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Total Access Math on Mr. N XTEND

## Class Picture – NEW

Background: Arrange the animals in ABC Order so you can take a clear class picture. First, enter your first name, then, drag and drop the animals to their correct places in the picture! If you arrange the animals incorrectly, your picture will be blurry.

Skills: ABC Order
Age Range: 6 – 9
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet

## Coast to Coast

Background: This challenging game will test your knowledge of United States trivia. Travel from Maine to Hawaii by answering multiple choice questions about each state. Coast to Coast was one of the first MrNussbaum.com games.

Skills: United States Trivia
Age Range: 10 +
Play on: Computer

## Clockworks

Background: Clockworks in an awesome way for kids of all grade levels to practice telling time. It requires students to set as many clocks as possible in two minutes. The game is completely customizable. The easy setting includes times that end in :00, :15, :30, or :45. The medium setting includes the above as well as five-minute intervals. The advanced setting includes times to one-minute intervals, and the challenge setting includes difficult elapsed time problems. In this setting, scoring one or two is impressive!

Skills: Telling Time (Including Elapsed Time); Different Skill Levels Available
Age Range: 7 – 12
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP | Included on Total Access Math on Mr. N XTEND
Language (other than English): Spanish
Version: Play Legacy Version

## Coin Search

Background: Coin Search is just like a word search except you are searching for specific coin values. See the coin values at the bottom of the screen and find them in the search. Click and drag to highlight coins. Coins can be in straight lines, vertical lines, or combinations of both. For the upper grades version, correct coin combinations can be diagonal in the puzzle.

Skills: Counting Money; Identifying Coins; Different Skill Levels/Options for Different Ages
Age Range: 7 – 11
Play on: Computer
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP

## Collage America

Background: Collage America! is an artistic game where students can build the United States by dragging and dropping states to their correct places on the map. Students can drag examples of three of each state to the map, with each example representing that state in the form of a famous landmark, landform, theme, place of interest, or product that state is known for. The result is a dazzling and unique collage map of the United States that can be printed out and saved to the computer.

Skills: U.S. Geography, Landmarks, and Symbols
Age Range: 7 +
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP

## Computation Castle

Background: Computation Castle is a fun game that requires students to use their fractions, measurement, place value, and exponents skills to reverse a spell that caused the royal family to be turned into various animals. Kids love this!

Skills: Variety; Exponents, Place Value, Fractions and more
Age Range: 10 – 12
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Languages (Other than English): Arabic

## Coordinates

Background: In Coordinates, students learn latitude and longitude while learning the locations and names of the world’s nations. First, students are prompted to find the latitude coordinate. Once the latitude coordinate is found, the game locks the latitude position and the longitude lines animate into the map. Finally, students are prompted to find a point of longitude. If the clicked coordinates are close enough to the actual coordinates that they occur in the same nation, the student will have the opportunity to “guess” the name of the nation. If correct, students earn the flag of the nation that appears in the flags panel. Students also have 100 “coordinate points” to work with. If the actual coordinate is 95 degrees west and the student chooses 90 degrees, he or she will lose five coordinate points reducing the total, for example, to 95. The game ends when the student has no coordinate points left.

Skills: Latitude and Longitude; World Nations
Age Range: 10 +
Play on: This game plays on all devices

## Conquer the Continents

Background: How well do you know your world geography? Choose continent and identify as many nations on the map as possible in one minute. Country names will flash at the top of the screen. Simply click on the correct country to receive a "flag."

Skills: World Geography, Continents, Nations
Age Range: 9 +
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Geography Central on Mr. N XTEND

## Conquer the States

Background: Simply click “play.” You have sixty seconds to click on as many correct states as you can. The name of a state will appear at the top of the screen. Click on the corresponding state on the map. For each state you correctly click, you will earn ten points. This is a great way to learn your state geography.

Skills: State Geography
Age Range: 9 +
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP | Included on Geography Central on Mr. N XTEND

## Continental Simon

Background: Like the classic game Simon? Now play Continental Simon and try your best to replicate the pattern of the flashing continents. How many points can you earn? The best I could do was 10.

Skills: Continents, World Geography, Memory
Age Range: 7 +
Play on: This game plays on all devices

## Continents and Oceans

Background: Drag and drop the signposts to their correct places on the spinning globe within 90 seconds. There are seven continents and five oceans. If you get all correct, you can print out a gold medal certificate showing one of the seven continents. Try to collect all 7 gold medal certificate types.

Skills: Learning the Locations and Shapes the Seven Continents and Five Oceans
Age Range: 4 – 8
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP | Included on Geography Central on Mr. N XTEND

## Crossing Math Canyon

Background: For hundreds of years, the famous but elusive Golden Medallion of Math Canyon has proved unreachable and deadly for dozens of brave explorers who have tried crossing the invisible bridge for the purposes of obtaining it. Now, it is your turn. The Bridge that crosses Math Canyon will form plank by plank as you step on the correct planks. Red Hawk, an ancient Pueblo warrior, will guide you along the way. First, step on planks that are multiples of two (use your counting by two skills). Then, all multiples of three, four, five, and so on until you complete multiples of nine. Then, and only then, can you uncover the long lost golden medallion of Math Canyon.

Skills: Counting, skip-counting, Multiples, Multiplication
Age Range: 8 – 10
Play On: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP | Included on Total Access Math on Mr. N XTEND

## Currency Mismatch

Background: Do you know the stars of United States currency? How fast can you drag and drop the correct U.S. figures to their correct dollar bills. You’ll see a screen where the seven dollars bills (\$1, \$2, \$5, \$10, \$20, \$50, \$100) have the wrong figures. I can do it in 11 seconds.

Skills: Figures on American Currency
Age Range: 9 +
Play on: This game plays on all devices

## Curse of the Farm Fox

Background: That pesky fox has done it again. He has put a spell on the animals on Mr. Nussbaum’s farm and now they all have different sounds! The animals are very upset and want their normal sounds back. Help them by returning the correct sounds to the animals.

Skills: Identifying Animal Sounds
Age Range: 3-6
Play on: Computer
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP

## Death to Decimals

Background: You, Fraction Man, have been chosen for one of the most important jobs in the history of the world. Aliens have launched an attack on ten of the world’s largest cities with hundreds of evil, parachuting decimal points. They are threatening to take over the world! Only you and you devastating calculators can stop them by turning them into harmless fractions.

Skills: Conversion of Fractions to Decimals and vice versa
Age Range: 10 – 12
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Total Access Math on Mr. N XTEND

## Decimals of the Caribbean

Background: You play the role of a 17th century Caribbean Buccaneer who sails from port to port looking to steal from Spanish treasure ships. Read the decimal message that appears at the top of the screen. Then, shoot the boat that matches the decimal message (that has the numerical version of the message) with your decimal cannonball by clicking on it. You move from round to round by destroying all of the ships. After each round you successfully pass, you can obtain a special code that will take you to that round each time you play. Decimals of the Caribbean hits multiple standards as it can be played with or without decimals.

Skills: Recognizing numerical forms of written decimals (or whole numbers can be chosen)
Age Range: 9 – 12
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP | Included on Total Access Math on Mr. N XTEND
Versions: Play Legacy Version

## Defeat the Math Monster

Background: This is a fun game where students use their addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division skills to foil the villainous Mayan Math Monster for the opportunity to explore a room filled with gold and riches. The game is customizable and allows players to choose the difficulty level for the chosen operation.

Skills: +, -, x, /; in different skill levels
Age Range: 6 – 10
Play on: Computer

## Deluxe Paralaughs

Background: Create a hilarious story using your knowledge of nouns, verbs, adjectives, plural nouns, and adverbs. First, choose the shark story or the farm story. Create the story by catching farm animals or eating fish labeled with a word that matches the part of speech in the story. Move your character by dragging it using your mouse or fingerpad. When you are finished, print out the story.

Skills: Fun Game with Parts of Speech. Make a Funny Story
Age Range: 8 – 12
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP

## Dinosaur Maker (NEW)

Background: In Dinosaur Maker, kids can mix and match parts of different dinosaurs to come up their own unique “Supersaurus!” They can even name, describe, and print out their dinosaurs.

Skills: Dinosaur parts, functions, and adaptations
Age Range: 4 – 8
Play on: Computer

## Directions!

Background: Choose from three different skill levels and see how many commands you can successfully follow in one minute. Game includes basic directions, advanced directions such as northwest, northeast, etc., and left/right.

Skills: Learning North, East, West, South, Northeast, Northwest etc. and Left and Right
Age Range: 5 – 10
Play on: This game plays on any browser
Extensions: Included on Geography Central on Mr. N XTEND

## Dots

Background: Dots is a super fun game in which students must use basic math skills along with their memories, to deduce how many “dots” are in the house when time runs out. Students must keep track of the dots as they enter and leave the house. The game is played in rounds and each round is more difficult than the last. Eventually, students must keep track of different colored dots.

Skills: Tracking Multiple Events, Memory, Basic Addition and Subtraction
Age Range: 9 +
Play on: This game plays on all devices.

## Dr. Chomper

Background: Dr. Chomper is addicted to fast food! Earn your gold medal certificate my helping Dr. Chomper eat as much fast food as possible by selecting the fast food item labeled with the math problem that matches the answer at the top of the screen. Be careful, choose the wrong fast food item will give Dr. Chomper indigestion.

Age Range: 7 – 10
Play on: Computer

## Envision Division

Background: This program will help you to envision the concept of division. Choose a number and make as many division problems as possible from that number. Use the handy draw tool to make groups from stars. For example, if you were to choose 16, you would see 16 stars on the stage. Simply draw circles around four groups of four stars to make the problem 16 (divided by symbol) 4  = 4. See how long it takes you to divide 16 by as many numbers as possible that divide evenly. Print out your certificate when you are done.

Skills: Visual Representation of Division Problems
Age Range: 8 – 11
Play on: This game plays on any device

## Estimation Valley Golf

Background: This is an amazing golf game in which the better you estimate, the more accurate your shot. Play our nine-hole course called Estimation Valley, or, go for the six-hole course or putt-putt.

Skills: Estimation in Addition, Subtraction, and Multiplication
Age Range: 9 – 12
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP

Background: Race through the everglades as your chosen animal by identifying the missing letter in each word. Choose from a sea turtle, manatee, sting ray, or alligator. Each round becomes progressively more difficulty and your animal opponents become faster and faster.

Skills: Determining the missing letter from words; Difficulty level increases
Age Range: 8 – 12
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet

## Factor Family Reunion

Background: The Factors are having a family reunion and YOU are hosting it. It’s your job to make sure each member of the factor family is seated at the correct table, or, you’ll hear it from them! Simply drag and drop each factor to its correct table. If you can get them all, you can print out a portrait of the entire at their reunion.

Skills: Multiplication, Identifying Missing Factors
Age Range: 8 – 10
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet
Extensions: Included on Mr.N APP

## Factorization Forest

Background: Factorization Forest is a game in which students can practice their prime factorization skills. Students can choose to build a forest without a timer using their prime factorization skills, or, can play a game in which they try to populate a river valley with as many trees as possible in three minutes using their prime factorization skills.

Skills:Prime Factorization, Exponents, Multiplication
Age Range: 10 – 12
Play on: This game plays on all devices
Extensions: Included on Total Access Math on Mr. N XTEND

## Firefly Nights

Background: Firefly Nights in a mesmerizing game that requires students to build and identify the flash pattern of their personal fireflies, among an ever-increasing number of flashing fireflies.

Skills: Patterns
Age Range: 7 – 11
Play on: Computer | iPad or Tablet

## Food Fight

Background: Are you up for the Competitive Inter-School Food Fighting Championship? Your job is to lead your team of five to victory over four other schools by using your keen addition estimation skills. As you battle each school, you will notice ten addition equations. Drag and drop five equations to your teammates t-shirts that you think result in the highest sums. The five equations left over will automatically be assigned to the t-shirts of your opponents. If the total sum of the five equations on your teammates’ t-shirts is higher than the total sum of your opponents’ equations, you win and move on to face the next school.

Skills: Two-digit Addition with sums over 100; Estimation
Age Range: 9 +
Play on: Computer

## Fraction America

Background: Turn the United States ablaze in color, then determine what fraction of the states are each color. Choose from 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8 fractions. Think of the United States as one big whole, and each of its states (regardless of size) as an equal part. Print out a beautiful map with all of the correct fractions when you are finished. Fraction America is a great cross-curricular opportunity for students to integrate their fractions skills with the United States map. The program also requires students to reduce fractions to lowest terms and will prompt them when fractions are not reduced.

Skills: Forming Fractions; Reducing Fractions
Age Range: 10 – 12
Play on: This game plays on all devices
Extensions: Included on Total Access Math on Mr. N XTEND

## Fractions Dolphins

Background: In Fraction Dolphins, students must read the fraction on the fish bucket and toss the fish to the dolphin with the equivalent fraction on its bib. There are three rounds each round is harder than the last. Students can print out a certificate for making it through all rounds.

Skills: Equivalent Fractions; Reducing Fractions
Age Range: 9 – 12
Play on: Computer