This delightful hundred-chart game features a perfect balance of number patterns and strategic thinking.
“Connect Four” is an excerpt from 70+ Things To Do with a Hundred Chart: Number, Shape, and Logic Activities from Preschool to Middle School, which is available as an ebook at my publisher’s store (where you get all formats for one low price, and I earn higher no-middleman royalties) or through other online retailers, or by special request through your local library. Read more about my playful math books here.
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2 thoughts on “Math Game Monday: Connect Four”
One of the best ever math games. I love how Joe introduces it, by showing some used gameboards and asking what they think the game is.
It’s a great game. And his blog post is wonderful for seeing how an idea grows into a game, and where it might go from there.