FREE for a limited time – Math Blast, a fun math game for kids. The object of the game is to complete missions by answering math questions as quickly as possible. Players need to guide their rockets to avoid comets. If they catch UFOs, their rockets get an extra speed boost to save time. There are two modes of play: mission control or training center. Mission Control has 3 levels of play – easy, medium & hard. Training Center allows teachers/parents to create customized missions for students – an easy way to differentiate instruction. Multiple games can be saved – perfect for sharing devices. These features make Math Blast a great choice for the classroom. After using the app, kids can graph their scores. By doing so, they can track their improvement and learn to collect data in the process. This educational app is perfect for getting kids to practice their facts in a fun way!.
Common Core Standards met:
1.OA.6 – Add and subtract within 20, demonstrating fluency for addition and subtraction within 10.
2.OA.2 – Fluently add and subtract within 20 using mental strategies. By end of Grade 2, know from memory all sums of two one-digit numbers.
3.OA.7 – Fluently multiply and divide within 100, using strategies such as the relationship between multiplication and division or properties of operations. By the end of Grade 3, know from memory all products of two one-digit numbers.