# Go Fish

\$3.95

## Properties

Commutative and Associative Properties of Addition and Multiplication

## Description

Players place associative pairs of cards (fish) on a Game Board to demonstrate the two ways the associative property can be used to simplify 3-term and 3-factor expressions. The player who catches more “fish pairs” wins the game.

• 0-10
• 0-18
• 0-100
• Beyond 100
• Fractions
• Integers
• Rational numbers

Multiplication

• 0-18
• 0-81
• Fractions
• Integers
• Rational numbers

## Features and Benefits

Each Serious Play game . . .

• engages students in active learning.
• focuses on concepts central to arithmetic and algebra.
• incorporates the “fun factors” of chance and strategy.
• promotes abstract and quantitative reasoning.
• includes versions for a range of content knowledge and skill levels.
• provides mental math practice.
• prompts reflective thought about properties.
• introduces key vocabulary.
• facilitates “math talk.”
• supports, reinforces, and enhances classroom learning.

## Game Components

• game description
• student-friendly play instructions
• game board and/or cards