The Bucket Game - Students throw a ball into a bucket designating different levels of difficulty questions about music. If the student gets the correct answer then their team gets the number of points corresponding to the difficulty level.

TEDxManhattanBeach - John Bennett - Why Math Instruction Is Unnecessary; the math required for 'real life' is usually attained by 10 yoa, beyond that brain games are of greater benefit than higher math to the majority of students.

Integers card game -- red cards are negative and black are positive -- each player starts with 6 cards, drawing one at the beginning of their turn and discarding one at the end. The goal is to have the score closest to 0 at the end of the game.

What is Mathematics? Mathematics Poster Mathematics is a subject that I find interesting, faschinating, challenging at times but a lot of fun.might be an interesting start of the year activity to see student views of math?