Bottom Line: 5th Grade Math Common Core by Math Galaxy is a comprehensive review and practice app covering all of the basics of common core math for the grade level. This easy to navigate app offers kids a great way to get that extra little bit of help that they might need to solidify their understanding of basic math concepts. This app is just one of many grade levels available from this developer. I happen to have a fifth grader, so I was pretty stoked to be giving this app a whirl.
Bottom Line: If your students are fluent with math facts and looking for another challenge, Math Kingdom for Kids might be a perfect fit! With 30 levels of speed-timed problem solving, develop faster skills with applying math facts. Start with 2-digit addition and work up to problems with mixed operations- for just $.99 with no ads. It does move very quickly, and there are some missing features that could move it up a star or two. Overall, it's a decent app for math facts and problem solving, and good for all ages!
Bottom Line: Kids ages four to eight who are just learning addition and subtraction can get a lot of practice with this easy to use app while they count cookies. Along with different levels of addition and subtraction, kids can face each other to see who is the best. Children earn rewards slowly so those that prefer quick pay-offs will need real-world reinforcements to compliment game play.
Just in time for the holidays, a new app has launched that you can play with your friends and family. Math With Your Friends is a fun twist on a classic board game that puts your math knowledge to the test. This social math game utilizes numbers and operators instead of letters as you build mathematical equations to score points. Increase your score even more by taking advantage of multipliers on the game board. The player with the most points wins! Don't want to play through social networks? No problem! This game has a simple two-player board option so friends can sit side by side and simply pass the device back and forth.