10 Games That Will Turn Your Kid Into a MATH GENIUS!

Imagine if your kid actually asked to practice math?! With these 10 awesome games, they’ll be having so much fun they won’t even realize they’re learning equations, word problems, fractions, geometry and more. Watch ’em in action in the video!

Unlock It! Number Match
$30
Unlock It! Number Match
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What preschooler (or, um… grownup) wouldn’t love this? Count the stars and find the matching key to pop the lock open with a satisfying click. They’ll be having so much fun they won’t even notice they’re practicing number recognition and fine motor skills.

I Sea 10!
$10
I Sea 10!
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Flip over the chips until you get numbers that add up to 10. Couldn’t be simpler – or a more brilliant way to gamify basic addition.

Mathlink Cubes
$13
Mathlink Cubes
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Never has math been so pretty. Use these colorful cubes to practice counting by ones and tens to 100 – and build and make shapes and patterns, all while reinforcing Singapore Math skills.

4-Way Countdown
$17
4-Way Countdown
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Pop the dice, then add, subtract or multiply and check off the numbers by flipping ’em up. Kindergartners love this game – as do parents, especially for that pleasing, wooden design. Plus, no pieces to lose, which is clutch.

Sum Swamp
$16
Sum Swamp
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If Candyland met math, this would be their lovechild. Solve equations to move spaces while running into swamp-esque obstacles like amphibians and sharp-toothed crocs.

Sums In Space
$20
Sums In Space
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Like Sum Swamp, you have solve equations to move spaces, all while dodging outer space obstacles. And to think: in our day we just had plain ol’ flashcards.

Pizza Fraction Game
$18
Pizza Fraction Game
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OK don’t say we didn’t warn you, this is going to make your kids really want pizza for dinner. These magnetic pizza pies are the perfect way to learn about fractions.

Mathological Liar Grade 2
$13
Mathological Liar Grade 2
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Calling all young Sherlock Holmes’. Grab a card to read a case based on your grade level (grades 2-6) and use your math skills to find out who’s lying. It’s elementary, as they say.

Mobi Math Tiles
$20
Mobi Math Tiles
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The math version of Scrabble and suitable for a range of grade levels with options for addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Bonus: comes in cute little whale carrying case. Naturally.

Bedtime Math Book
$11
Bedtime Math Book
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Clever word problems in three different age ranges – so you won’t even care if they keep reading past lights out.



Lizzy is the host of What’s Up Moms Gear show and the mom to 3 kids (6, 4 & 8 mos.). When she’s not testing out new products, you can find her giving an honest & hilarious look into #MomLife on her Instagram Story.