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App of the week: Splash Math

By Meris Stansbury
October 25th, 2013

splashmathName: 5th Grade Math: Splash Math Common Core Worksheets for kids

What is it? A comprehensive math workbook that allows for fun and innovative ways to practice math. Nine chapters cover an endless supply of problems.

Best for: 5th grade students learning Common Core Standards

Price: $9.99

Rated: 4+

Requirements: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPad.

Features:

  • Interactive Content—Children drag and drop shapes, pop bubbles, rotate clock hands, and more to solve problems. The user interface is simple and clear with lots of pictures.
  • Personalized Learning—Splash Math uses an adaptive learning algorithm to determine the level of the user and gradually increases the difficulty level of the questions.
  • Weekly Email Reports—You can track your child’s progress reports by a weekly email reporting feature.
  • Scratch Pad for Rough Work—Children can use a scratch pad for all rough work.

Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/5th-grade-math-splash-math/id504805587?mt=8&ign-mpt=uo%3D4

About the Author:

Meris Stansbury

Meris Stansbury is the Editorial Director for both eSchool News and eCampus News, and was formerly the Managing Editor of eCampus News. Before working at eSchool Media, Meris worked as an assistant editor for The World and I, an online curriculum publication. She graduated from Kenyon College in 2006 with a BA in English, and enjoys spending way too much time either reading or cooking.