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Wednesday, April 20

  1. page Apps edited ... iSolveit: Math Scaled From NCTM. Teach essential math reasoning and problem-solving skills. Fi…
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    iSolveit: Math Scaled From NCTM. Teach essential math reasoning and problem-solving skills. Finding patterns or functions, creating models, working with variables, and making predictions. Web site with helpful hints. Article in November 2015 Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, "Exploring Algebraic Misconceptions with Technology"
    Frizzy's Lunch Lab from PBS
    * * *__2048__ Swipe tiles up, down, right or left. When two adjacent tiles match they merge. The numbers double each time beginning with 2. The goal is to reach 2048. High scores are recorded. FREE
    Motion Math
    has several math related apps. Motion Math web site http://motionmathgames.com/
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  2. page Apps edited ... * * * * Numbler is a game where players build number sentences in a game similar to scrabble. …
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    * * * * Numbler is a game where players build number sentences in a game similar to scrabble. Play against the computer, play against another student or go online and play. The level of expertise of the computer can be set from easy to genius. Player is given 6 numbers, 4 operations, and = sign for each turn. Bonus points are provide on the game board. Sentences might look like 6 + 2 = 4 X 2 The more numbers used the higher the score. $0.99 upgrade but I am happy with the free version
    * * * * Ken Ken is a rectangular grid where numbers must be placed similar to a Sudoko. The difference is that in a KenKen more specific parameters are given. The numbers must sum to 5, have a product of 8, difference of 1 etc. Students practice computation while working to get all of the numbers in each row and column. Grids are 4X4 up to 10X10. Apps for KenKen like games .
    * * * iSolveit: Math Squared From NCTM Puzzles are grid-based that use basic math operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division as well as logic and problem-solving skills. Several names can be entered as players. Similar to Ken-Ken. 3X3, up to 7X7 grids Web site with helpful hints.
    Motion Math: Pizza $3.99 Kids are in the pizza business. They get to name their pizzas whatever they want, create them with whatever ingredients they want, and sell them for whatever price they want.
    Math Quiz Game Show play jeopardy with another person using math concepts
    iSolveit: Math Scaled From NCTM. Teach essential math reasoning and problem-solving skills. Finding patterns or functions, creating models, working with variables, and making predictions. Web site with helpful hints. Article in November 2015 Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, "Exploring Algebraic Misconceptions with Technology"
    * * * iSolveit: Math Squared From NCTM Puzzles are grid-based that use basic math operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division as well as logic and problem-solving skills. Several names can be entered as players. Similar to Ken-Ken. 3X3, up to 7X7 grids Web site with helpful hints.
    Frizzy's Lunch Lab from PBS
    Motion Math
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  3. page Apps edited ... MathTappers: ClockMaster Clockmaster is a game to help children make the connection between ho…
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    MathTappers: ClockMaster Clockmaster is a game to help children make the connection between hours and minutes and to help them become fluent in both reading and setting time on digital and analog clocks.
    Games
    Ken Ken is a rectangular grid where numbers must be placed similar to a Sudoko. The difference is that in a KenKen more specific parameters are given. The numbers must sum to 5, have a product of 8, difference of 1 etc. Students practice computation while working to get all of the numbers in each row and column. Grids are 4X4 up to 10X10. Apps for KenKen like games .
    Motion Math: Pizza $3.99 Kids are in the pizza business. They get to name their pizzas whatever they want, create them with whatever ingredients they want, and sell them for whatever price they want.
    Math Quiz Game Show play jeopardy with another person using math concepts

    * * * * Five O lite Similar to scrabble, each sequence of titles must add up to a multiple of five. Players are given 5 number tiles. Bonus points are given on the game board. Lite version is free and you play against the computer. $1.99 for the paid version allows up to 4 players.
    * * * * Numbler is a game where players build number sentences in a game similar to scrabble. Play against the computer, play against another student or go online and play. The level of expertise of the computer can be set from easy to genius. Player is given 6 numbers, 4 operations, and = sign for each turn. Bonus points are provide on the game board. Sentences might look like 6 + 2 = 4 X 2 The more numbers used the higher the score. $0.99 upgrade but I am happy with the free version
    * * * * Ken Ken is a rectangular grid where numbers must be placed similar to a Sudoko. The difference is that in a KenKen more specific parameters are given. The numbers must sum to 5, have a product of 8, difference of 1 etc. Students practice computation while working to get all of the numbers in each row and column. Grids are 4X4 up to 10X10. Apps for KenKen like games .
    Motion Math: Pizza $3.99 Kids are in the pizza business. They get to name their pizzas whatever they want, create them with whatever ingredients they want, and sell them for whatever price they want.
    Math Quiz Game Show play jeopardy with another person using math concepts

    iSolveit: Math Scaled From NCTM. Teach essential math reasoning and problem-solving skills. Finding patterns or functions, creating models, working with variables, and making predictions. Web site with helpful hints. Article in November 2015 Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, "Exploring Algebraic Misconceptions with Technology"
    * * * iSolveit: Math Squared From NCTM Puzzles are grid-based that use basic math operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division as well as logic and problem-solving skills. Several names can be entered as players. Similar to Ken-Ken. 3X3, up to 7X7 grids Web site with helpful hints.
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  4. page Apps edited Welcome to Lenny's Wiki!Lenny VerMaas email address lennyvermaas@gmail.comhome wiki web page is at …
    Welcome to Lenny's Wiki!Lenny VerMaas email address lennyvermaas@gmail.comhome wiki web page is at http://lvermaas.wikispaces.com/
    Handout with apps, description, and link
    Other Resources
    Kellen Conroy ESU #1 math apps
    Apps from Robbie Jensen ESU #3 for NATM
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    Apps for secondary mathematics
    Blog Post Using IPads K-2
    Elementary Games This link has games collected by Lenny that students can play without an Ipad
    Share Your Favorite Math App
    * * * * 4 Star Rating from Lenny
    * * * * Bedtime Math Provides daily interesting and fun math situations. Many times these include video or related links. Three levels of application problems are presented appropriate for elementary students.
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    a picture. Have your students collect pictures for math vocabulary: square, parallel, perpendicular, etc.
    Math Tappers
    This is a set of math apps from the same creator. From home screen all apps have similar choices for creating players, some good advice for teachers and parents, and the ability to send reports of progress to someone. (search for Mathtappers at App store) More information found at http://www.mathtappers.com/
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    * * * MathTappers: Multiples Works on multiplication and division of numbers with graphics support. Individual factors can be selected or groups 2-5, 6-10, 11-15, up to 5, 10 or 15 can be practiced.
    MathTappers: ClockMaster Clockmaster is a game to help children make the connection between hours and minutes and to help them become fluent in both reading and setting time on digital and analog clocks.
    Games
    Ken Ken is a rectangular grid where numbers must be placed similar to a Sudoko. The difference is that in a KenKen more specific parameters are given. The numbers must sum to 5, have a product of 8, difference of 1 etc. Students practice computation while working to get all of the numbers in each row and column. Grids are 4X4 up to 10X10. Apps for KenKen like games .
    Motion Math: Pizza $3.99 Kids are in the pizza business. They get to name their pizzas whatever they want, create them with whatever ingredients they want, and sell them for whatever price they want.
    Math Quiz Game Show play jeopardy with another person using math concepts
    * * * * Five O lite Similar to scrabble, each sequence of titles must add up to a multiple of five. Players are given 5 number tiles. Bonus points are given on the game board. Lite version is free and you play against the computer. $1.99 for the paid version allows up to 4 players.
    * * * * Numbler is a game where players build number sentences in a game similar to scrabble. Play against the computer, play against another student or go online and play. The level of expertise of the computer can be set from easy to genius. Player is given 6 numbers, 4 operations, and = sign for each turn. Bonus points are provide on the game board. Sentences might look like 6 + 2 = 4 X 2 The more numbers used the higher the score. $0.99 upgrade but I am happy with the free version
    iSolveit: Math Scaled From NCTM. Teach essential math reasoning and problem-solving skills. Finding patterns or functions, creating models, working with variables, and making predictions. Web site with helpful hints. Article in November 2015 Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, "Exploring Algebraic Misconceptions with Technology"
    * * * iSolveit: Math Squared From NCTM Puzzles are grid-based that use basic math operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division as well as logic and problem-solving skills. Several names can be entered as players. Similar to Ken-Ken. 3X3, up to 7X7 grids Web site with helpful hints.
    Frizzy's Lunch Lab from PBS

    Motion Math
    has several math related apps. Motion Math web site http://motionmathgames.com/
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    Networked Die Roller This app has the ability to roll several dice with up to 100 sides. If this app gets tied to you "game center" it opens, but will close before you can make selections. To prevent this go to your "game center" and sign out. When you go back to Dice with Friends there will be a prompt to go to game center which should be cancelled.
    Decide Now Spin the wheel to make selections from customizable choices. Lite version available. This version $0.99
    Games
    Motion Math: Pizza $3.99 Kids are in the pizza business. They get to name their pizzas whatever they want, create them with whatever ingredients they want, and sell them for whatever price they want.
    Math Quiz Game Show play jeopardy with another person using math concepts
    * * * * Five O lite Similar to scrabble, each sequence of titles must add up to a multiple of five. Players are given 5 number tiles. Bonus points are given on the game board. Lite version is free and you play against the computer. $1.99 for the paid version allows up to 4 players.
    * * * * Numbler is a game where players build number sentences in a game similar to scrabble. Play against the computer, play against another student or go online and play. The level of expertise of the computer can be set from easy to genius. Player is given 6 numbers, 4 operations, and = sign for each turn. Bonus points are provide on the game board. Sentences might look like 6 + 2 = 4 X 2 The more numbers used the higher the score. $0.99 upgrade but I am happy with the free version
    iSolveit: Math Scaled From NCTM. Teach essential math reasoning and problem-solving skills. Finding patterns or functions, creating models, working with variables, and making predictions. Web site with helpful hints. Article in November 2015 Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, "Exploring Algebraic Misconceptions with Technology"
    * * * iSolveit: Math Squared From NCTM Puzzles are grid-based that use basic math operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division as well as logic and problem-solving skills. Several names can be entered as players. Similar to Ken-Ken. 3X3, up to 7X7 grids Web site with helpful hints.
    Frizzy's Lunch Lab from PBS

    Just for Fun
    Akinator This app has the user think of a person, real or imaginary, and then ask questions to identify the identified person. Fun for kids as well as adults. $1.99
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Monday, March 21

  1. page Apps edited Welcome to Lenny's Wiki!Lenny VerMaas email address lennyvermaas@gmail.comhome wiki web page is at …
    Welcome to Lenny's Wiki!Lenny VerMaas email address lennyvermaas@gmail.comhome wiki web page is at http://lvermaas.wikispaces.com/
    Handout with apps, description, and link
    NATM 2013 handout Math App for That 13.09 Math App for That NATM .docx {13.09 Math App for That NATM .docx}
    NETA 2012 handout Math App for That {Math App for That.docx} word document pictures with links to app store

    Kellen Conroy ESU #1 math apps
    Apps from Robbie Jensen ESU #3 for NATM
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Monday, December 14

  1. page Apps edited ... * * * * Five O lite Similar to scrabble, each sequence of titles must add up to a multiple of …
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    * * * * Five O lite Similar to scrabble, each sequence of titles must add up to a multiple of five. Players are given 5 number tiles. Bonus points are given on the game board. Lite version is free and you play against the computer. $1.99 for the paid version allows up to 4 players.
    * * * * Numbler is a game where players build number sentences in a game similar to scrabble. Play against the computer, play against another student or go online and play. The level of expertise of the computer can be set from easy to genius. Player is given 6 numbers, 4 operations, and = sign for each turn. Bonus points are provide on the game board. Sentences might look like 6 + 2 = 4 X 2 The more numbers used the higher the score. $0.99 upgrade but I am happy with the free version
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    helpful hints. Article in November 2015 Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, "Exploring Algebraic Misconceptions with Technology"
    * * * iSolveit: Math Squared From NCTM Puzzles are grid-based that use basic math operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division as well as logic and problem-solving skills. Several names can be entered as players. Similar to Ken-Ken. 3X3, up to 7X7 grids Web site with helpful hints.
    Frizzy's Lunch Lab from PBS
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Monday, November 9

  1. page Apps edited ... 29 ways to use one iPad in a classroom ESU #3 IPad site Menu on left will get you to math app…
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    29 ways to use one iPad in a classroom
    ESU #3 IPad site Menu on left will get you to math apps
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    for elementary
    Apps for secondary mathematics

    Blog Post Using IPads K-2
    Elementary Games
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Friday, October 23

  1. page Apps edited ... * * * * 4 Star Rating from Lenny * * * * Bedtime Math Provides daily interesting and fun math…
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    * * * * 4 Star Rating from Lenny
    * * * * Bedtime Math Provides daily interesting and fun math situations. Many times these include video or related links. Three levels of application problems are presented appropriate for elementary students.
    Alphabet Organizer creates graphic organizer that allows the use to select a letter, choose a word that begins with that letter, describe the word and add a picture.
    Math Tappers
    This is a set of math apps from the same creator. From home screen all apps have similar choices for creating players, some good advice for teachers and parents, and the ability to send reports of progress to someone. (search for Mathtappers at App store) More information found at http://www.mathtappers.com/
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Thursday, October 8

  1. page Apps edited ... 29 ways to use one iPad in a classroom ESU #3 IPad site Menu on left will get you to math app…
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    29 ways to use one iPad in a classroom
    ESU #3 IPad site Menu on left will get you to math apps
    Apps for Education list of math apps for elementary
    Blog Post Using IPads K-2
    Elementary Games
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  2. page Apps edited ... ESU #3 IPad site Menu on left will get you to math apps Blog Post Using IPads K-2 Elementar…
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    ESU #3 IPad site Menu on left will get you to math apps
    Blog Post Using IPads K-2
    Elementary Games
    Share Your Favorite Math App
    * * * * 4 Star Rating from Lenny
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