File folder games are a teacher’s best friend in classroom resources. If you teach special needs students or like to use hands-on, interactive resources, make some file folder games. Here are free printable math games that can be easily made into file folder games. You can print these games and glue the game board to a file folder. Cut out the pieces and laminate game board and pieces. Place game pieces in a Ziploc bag and attach bag to game file folder. The websites listed have free printable file folder games for number recognition, counting, skip counting, money math, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, math facts, fractions, decimals, story problems and other math concepts.
Learn-with-math-games.com (click here) This website is very comprehensive and full of free printable math games, file folder games and activities. It seems a little disorganized, but that’s probably only because the site offers so many free printable math games grouped in several different ways. I’ve linked this article to the printable math games page, but be sure to click around the website as there are probably other free printable file folder games linked to other pages.
Home Education Resources (click here) Has free printable activity sheets to make into file folder games. The activity sheets are free to print from PDF, and coordinate with H.E.R. games. The games are very reasonably priced. You can print the activity pages and attach them to manila file folders. Attach a ziploc games with game pieces (use dried beans, coins or recycled bread tags or milk rings). Add a set of dice and a pencil if required.HER has free printable money math, counting, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division file folder games.
File Folder Fun (click here) has dozens of free printable math file folder games. I have linked this article to the search page so that you can ‘search by age/grade’ and ‘search by theme’. Search by theme is very useful for teachers to coordinate their math lessons with whatever classroom theme you are studying.
File Folder Heaven (click here) This site has math file folder games to purchase and three free printable math file folder games to enjoy as samples. This site has math patterns file folder games as well as counting and sorting file folder games.
For more free printable activities, games, crafts and lesson plans, visit the linked websites.