Dyscalculia Network Logo

Feed the Crocodile Game

Summary

A fantastic game to work on subitising!

Feed the Crocodile

Caroline Read 

Mr Crocodile loves to eat Numicon or Cuisenaire rods!

Turn over a domino and find a matching Numicon tile/ rod.

The activity can be adapted to practise bonds to 10 – if a domino with 4 spots is chosen feed Mr Crocodile a Numicon 6/ rod 6.

To practise all number bonds have a large selection of Numicon/rods out and choose 2 tiles to match the total on the domino.

Score 1 point if you choose the parts represented on the domino e.g. 2 and 2 for 4 or score 2 points if you can find 2 different tiles to make 4 such as 1 and 3.

Have fun!




Find a tutor today

Share Online
Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn
Email

You may also like

How dyscalculia and maths difficulties can impact learning in other subjects

Children will often struggle in their maths lessons, but it is often underestimated how maths difficulties can impact on other subject across the curriculum from Science to Music. Here are some examples of where learners with dyscalculia and maths difficulties can struggle across the curriculum.

Read more

Find specialist maths support in your area or online

Scroll to Top

Sign up to our Newsletter

Join our Mailing List to receive the latest news, insight and events connected with the Dyscalculia Network.