These DIY math puzzlers are the perfect math game and are essentially popsicle stick math flashcards. Kids of all ages particularly preschoolers, kindergarten kids, and even first graders will love these diy math popsicle stick flashcards. Why? Because math is always the best when it is in the form of a math game. These popsicle flashcards are great whether you’re at home or in the classroom.

## DIY Math Game Popsicle Stick Flashcards

We are always looking for new ways to keep homework fun with our elementary aged kiddos. Often worksheets frustrate my kiddos (and me, who am I kidding). We have a solution! It’s time for Craft stick math!

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This math game uses popsicle stick flashcards and the best part is, it is budget-friendly. Plus, making them is fun and great fine motor skill practice as well!

## How To Make Math Game Flashcards Made With Popsicle Stick

### Step 1

Write one question on each stick.

### Step 2

Leave the end “open” for an answer. Put the next stick down and repeat.

### Step 3

When you have all the question sticks lined up, answer the question on the following stick, making a chain of responses.

## Playing with Math Game Popsickle Stick Popsicle Flashcards

• Pick a stick and answer it. Grab another stick. Repeat.
• Solve the puzzle, make the sticks “link” to each other.
• Pull a stick, look at the “answer” end and brainstorm different ways you can create that number through addition or subtraction.
• Sort the answer “ends” in ascending or descending order.
• Have two kids grab a stick and hold it on their foreheads without looking. They need to solve their partner’s “head stick”.

# DIY Math Game Puzzlers

Make this budget-friendly math game using popsicle stick flashcards. All you need is two items to make these! So easy!

• Craft sticks
• Paint Pens

## Instructions

1. Write one question on each stick.
2. Leave the end “open” for an answer.
3. Put the next stick down and repeat.
4. When you have all the question sticks lined up, answer the question on the following stick, making a chain of responses.

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How cool are these DIY math game popsicle stick flashcards? Are you gonna try them out?

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