Apps for Maths
Rory's Story Cubes is a virtual set of decision making dice. Great for idea generation and creative writing.
Explore the world of 3D shapes and their nets. Use the touch screen to unfold shapes into each net form. Cleverly groups shapes into their families.
Unlike every other calculator app on the market! Handwrite digits and other mathematical symbols then watch them calculate before your eyes!
How could we not include this? Apple's spreadsheet app is easy to use and full of potential for data handling work.
Numbers to complex for your students? Try this streamlined and yet versatile data representation app to create bar charts and pie charts using a basic data entry system.
MOTION MATH ZOOM
Bright, engaging interactive number line game from the acclaimed Motion Math team. Includes negatives and decimal place value challenges.
THE MATH MAGE
A clever twist on math game apps, blending fantasy action RPG style with rapid fire mental calculations. Great for boys in particular!
A limitless, touch controlled set of plave value blocks. Pieces can be joined and split with ease. A Basic version is also available for younger students.
Turn your students' iPads intoo virtual chalkboards. Work through calculations involving all four basic operations with settings configured to each learner.
There are dozens of fractions apps on the market. This is head and shoulders above pretty much all of them. Covers everything from estimation and identification through to addition and conversion.
Mobile access to the world's most popular mathematical e-learning platform. Compete with students the world over. NB: Subscription required
Comprehensive maths encyclopedia that covers over 120 topics and explains them in detail. Also features quizzes and various calculator functions.
Secret Agent themed mental maths drills that cover the four basic operations at a steadily increasing pace. A real challenge and very engaging.
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Students struggling with long multiplication? Introduce them to the underused grid method through this bold, engaging app.
We love this app. It's unique handrawn style and huge range of options for representing numbers in various languages, symbols etc make it a great choice for the modern educator.
Looking for a way to extend and enrich the learning of your more able mathematicians? This app teaches dozens of amazing mental maths tricks that they will love learning.
Interacive hundred squares that students can colour as they investigate patterns, sequences and more. So simple to use!
SQUEEBLES TIMES TABLES 2
So many times tables apps - where do you start? Right here folks, this colourful blend of learning and fun will have young mathematicians completely engrossed!
Squeebles too cute and cuddly for your students? Try this instead. "Enter the flow" and let the app adapt the level of questions to your personal progress!
Gaining a lot of recognition of late this one. Huge scope for use with its vast banks of animated lessons and video content. In-app puchases may put some off.
Pearson are always reliable and this is the most streamlined, easy to use app we've seen for trig students to practise and refine their knowledge.