Make a Pie Game
To make a pie you'll have to spin And gather slices on your tin. Slices of a certain size Will help you to complete your pies. Spin well and take a piece of pie From your opponent's own supply! Finish with most pies complete? You win! Ah, victory can be sweet!
This simple game of fractions takes the confusion out of fractions, because each pie piece adds to the whole pie. Handling the fractions and seeing how they are portions of the total makes the concept more understandable. Pies of different flavors are divided into halves, thirds, fourths, eighths, and sixteenths.
For ages 6 and up
Develops concepts of fractions and equivalents
Directions included (including translations)
Winner of the Oppenheim Gold Award