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App of the Week: Preschool math with monkeys

By Laura Devaney
November 24th, 2014

math-appApp name: My First 10monkeys Math App

What is it? Adventurous ten monkeys have boarded a space vessel and are exploring a galaxy far, far away. Join the monkeys in their journey and help them solve math problems to keep their space ship fueled up for their new explorations!

Best for: Children ages 5 and younger

Price: $2.99

Requirements: iOS 6.0 or later; Android 4.1 and up

Features: My First 10monkeys Math App is a perfect way to start exploring the exciting world of math. In this game, the child will learn and further develop their math skills, including counting, geometry, comparisons, number recognition and measuring, to name a few.

The game world is divided into seven mini-games, which are quick and easy to play. All the games are free to explore and fun to play over and over again. The game is targeted for early learners and beyond, and it is designed according to best practices of the PISA-awarded Finnish math education.

Link: http://www.10monkeys.com/us/myfirstapp.html

About the Author:

Laura Devaney

Laura Ascione Devaney is the Managing Editor, Content Services at eSchool Media. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland's prestigious Philip Merrill College of Journalism. When she isn't wrangling her two children, Laura enjoys running, photography, home improvement, and rooting for the Terps. Find Laura on Twitter: @eSN_Laura http://twitter.com/eSN_Laura