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Carstens Studios, Part 1 – Symmetry Shuffle

  TWA highlights the work of Daren Carstens of Carstens Studio Inc. This award winning developer’s motto is “Math is Fun” and his apps are a certainty of both entertainment and the challenge to stretch one’s mind and reasoning abilities. Through his apps, Carsten’s love of teaching shines through, and he strives to challenge children…
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Carstens Studio Inc. – Part 2, Attributes

  Attributes is the newest app from Carsten Studios Inc. It’s packed with all the things that we love – amazing graphics, loads of fun levels that up its replay value, and the opportunity to “DO MATH” for the pure pleasure it brings. Attributes brings math full circle by teaching about how the world is…
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Carstens Studios, Part 3 – Math Doodles

  Part 3 from Carstens Studio Inc., focuses on the 2012 award winning the release of Math Doodles. Math Doodles is a comprehensive math playground. It was recommended as a top app in TWA’s blog “5 Apps to STOP Summer Slide” here. Included games are Sums Stacker, Connect Sums, the Unknown Square, Splat goes round…
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21+ Favorite Middle School Apps – Updated 2016

Originally when I created this list of Middle School apps I was teaching fifth, sixth, seventh, and eighth-grade Resource Room in a small public school. This is the NEW REVIEW of 22 Plus - Favorite Middle School Apps - Updated 2016 Here is how the story began: We were a well-endowed district with all students grades…
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Take Two – APP Fest 2016

Time flies, it really does! It seems that I was just here last year attending this App Fest and going to the Dust or Magic AppCamp. Last year was very impressive with Warren Bucklietner of CTR  at the helm along with Daren Carstens and the Asilomar State Beach and Conference Grounds are just breathtakingly gorgeous. I am sure…
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TeachersWithApps – 19 Favorite Middle School Apps

I teach fifth, sixth, seventh, and eighth-grade Resource Room in a small public school. We are well endowed and all students grades 6 – 8 have their own iPads. I wanted to share some of the apps we use regularly in school. Please keep in mind, this is not a complete list, just what seems…
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Sums Stacker

Sums Stacker, by Daren Carstens of Carstens Studios Inc, is an amazing app. It incorporates critical thinking, problem solving, and strategic planning skills, all while you’re “playing” with math concepts with great gaming style! Carstens says this about math, "It wasn't until after my school years, that I became a lover of math. I managed…
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TeachersWithApps – 50+ Favorite Elementary School Apps

Rounding up the best and favorite elementary school apps is not an easy task, the market is saturated and there are so many standouts that cover the gamut of grade levels. Obviously, one of the first considerations we focus on when writing a review is, of course, the learning potential of an app. Another important…
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