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App of the Week: Twelve a Dozen

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January 12th, 2015

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Ed. note: App of the Week picks are now being curated with help from Graphite by Common Sense Media. Click here to read the full app review.
What it’s like: A platform-style puzzle game, which guides students through 30 different levels that increase in difficulty, designed to help students improve math skills. As kids complete each level, they unlock the next in this engaging narrative adventure.
Price: $4.99
Grades: 4-8
Pros: Learning is seamlessly integrated with a whimsical story line and highly engaging gameplay.
Cons: Targeting specific skills isn’t an option.
Bottom line: This absorbing game challenges kids’ math and thinking skills as much as it entertains.