Magazine article Technology & Learning

Splash Math Grades 1-5

Magazine article Technology & Learning

Splash Math Grades 1-5

Article excerpt

studypadinc.com * Retail Price: Each app is $9.99; free app available for all grades (the free app gives you two chapters to try the app).

The Splash Math series is a complete grade-by-grade curriculum. Each grade can be set up based on the students' levels, allowing for differentiated instruction. The apps include a homework component for students who have iPads.

Quality and Effectiveness: Splash Math apps are comprehensive math apps that align to the Common Core standards. The app includes a report button, which gives a full report card stating the date and the math topic the child worked on. It also includes an activity log with the student's attempts, number of correct answers, and accuracy. All five apps have the Common Core standards aligned to each topic and chapter content on their website, which makes it easy for teachers to document the standard they are addressing. Teachers are also given a visual graph that helps them see where students' strengths and weaknesses are.

Ease of Use: The app does not have a lot of directions to read, which makes it extremely user-friendly. Each app allows up to five students to be tracked on one device. Study Pad's website provides teachers with each chapter and the Common Core standard for each concept. The app includes email reporting, the ability to back up data for cloud storage, and sound effects. Teachers can also set chapter concepts, level of difficulty, and number of questions. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.