Missing Numbers
games for kids learning english

how to play the game

Our instruction is just a starting point to inspire you.

If you decide to use our flashcard sets, remember that this game can only be used with certain number cards which will need to be selected first.


how to play

  • Invite six students to come to the front.
  • Hand out six of the yellow number cards at random.
  • The students look at the numbers, then stand in the right order, facing the class, holding their number cards, for example, ten, twenty, forty, sixty, etc.
  • The class checks the students are right, then filling in the missing ones, for example, thirty, fifty, etc.

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Flashcards are great resources to play different learning games, such as matching, memory, drilling, guessing or indication activities. If you follow this link - Flashcard fun! - you will find lots of ideas and suggestions for using our cards in class or at home.

pdf files to download and print

To play the game, you can use these sets of flashcards.
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