Category Archives: Math

Math Bakery 1 – Start Counting

  Math Bakery 1 - Start Counting by Pi Education is a sweet and adorable way to help your young children learn addition and subtraction through cookies and equations. With the Papa figure as the baker, the children add and subtract delicious cookies as they help with the baking. The app is aligned with the “base ten”…
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Math Facts To 100

  Math Facts To 100 by FuzzyBees is another winner in their suite of math apps for understanding mathematics for early learners or special needs students. This brilliant app provides a visual approach using the 100 grid to show students the fastest steps needed to solve equations. The hundred board framework basically gives students access to "seeing"…
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The Man Who Made Algebra Child’s Play

  The Man Who Made Algebra Child’s Play by Julia Steiny Dr. Henry Borenson began his career as a math teacher at Stuyvesant High School in New York City.  Like Boston Latin, Stuyvesant uses an exam to cream the best public-school students.  For those smartie pantses, algebra was a breeze.  Borenson’s biggest problem was the…
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Math and Science Tutor App

Math and Science Tutor by Math Tutor DVD is an application that has hundreds of videos lessons that cross different disciplines that range from basic math to mechanical engineering! It is amazing that these videos are geared for young students all the way to university level. The list of courses not only includes basic math, algebra, and geometry for young students…
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5 Math Apps – You Probably Never Heard Of!

If you're a teacher or parent, you probably know that multiple platforms are filled with all kinds of educational apps. Many of which are outstanding, but some of which… are not. Finding a few of the hidden, lesser-known math apps isn't a terribly challenging task, but it is excessively time-consuming. So to save you a…
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Tiggly Chef Subtraction: 1st Grade Math Game

Tiggly's new manipulative game, Tiggly Chef Subtraction: 1st Grade Math Game is absolutely awesome. It seems the Chef has been cooking up new recipes and ideas in the Taste Test Laboratory and the app depicts him as a crazy smart scientist experimenting with all sorts of concoctions to fill your tummies with joy! Tiggly has…
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Understanding Maths – Telling Time

"Understanding Maths - Telling Time" by appp media is simply brilliant in its clean sleek design and thoughtful teaching strategies. It’s perfect for kids just learning to mark time and also sophisticated enough for older students. The outstanding features include being able to record a child’s voice in telling the time, and the gentle scaffolding…
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MegaPro Calculator 5000

MegaPro Calculator 5000 by Chris Ternoey is a powerhouse of mathematical understanding.  Addition and subtraction with regrouping are two of the most difficult concepts to teach.  Combining a working knowledge of Base 10 with the procedures needed to correctly solve the problems can be overwhelming for many students.  Teachers have struggled to find an easy way…
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