Category Archives: geometry

Blast into space with My First 10monkeys Math App to practice seven skill areas

    Bottom Line:  Cute monkeys in outer space present beginning math practice for young children. With seven different skills to practice, this app provides a decent baseline of beginning math skills. It is easy to navigate, but there are no directions read aloud or samples given, so grown-up guidance will be needed for kids… Continue Reading

Best math apps: Beyond Cats! Grade 2 Math Standards is a fun sequel to the Grade 1 version

    Bottom Line: Beyond Cats! Grade 2 Math Standards — Practice Common Core Math for 2nd Graders is a math app that offers your child a fun way to practice the math skills required for 2nd grade. Multiple accounts can be set up to track all of the kids in your family or classroom. All of the… Continue Reading

Top Ten Apps for Common Core State Standards: Math

If you work in education, chances are good you know exactly what CCSS stands for! However, knowing exactly what to do with those Common Core State Standards is another thing entirely. Many states begin implementation this fall, and educators everywhere are trying to figure out what this means for their lesson plans. Indiana jumped on… Continue Reading

Featured App: ThUMP Ultimate Calculus and Algebra Training.

Tell your high schoolers (or super, super gifted middle schoolers) to fire up their thinking caps- ThUMP Ultimate from Mathtoons Media  is here to push them to the next level in Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, and Calculus. It works like this: The free version comes with 6 subjects: Number skills, Exponents, Radicals, Basic Algebra, Equations and… Continue Reading

BuzzMath Middle School: Review

      Bottom Line: a whopping 2800 common core aligned middle school math problems presented in a variety of formats for Free. You won't need any number sense to figure out the absolute value of this deal. Continue Reading