Apps for Common Core Math Standards, Grades 2-3

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The second grade standard has these components:

  • Operations and Algebraic Thinking
  • Numbers and Operation in Base Ten
  • Measurement and Data
  • Geometry

MathBoard $4.99 - For grades K-5. Operations include addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, squares, cubes and square roots. This app is set up like a traditional chalkboard and gives students an area in which to “show their work." Generates up to 250 questions per quiz.

Montessori Place Value $.99 - Practice forming numbers from one to four digits, emphasizing each place value. Kids gain visual reinforcement of place value position, words, and the sum that creates the larger number.

Jungle Coins $2.99 - Multi-lingual talking app that includes identification of coins and calculating correct change. It also allows you to track student progress.

Kids time fun $1.99 - An extensive app that incorporates all levels of telling time with four levels. It incorporates six areas of telling time, from time after to elapsed time. For grades 1-5.

Third Grade
The components are the same as second grade, except for the addition of Fractions Development.

Jungle Fractions $2.99 - Multi-lingual with multiple levels and ability to track student progress.Recommended for beginners up to ages 11-12.

Splash Math 3rd grade $9.99 - Meet all the core standards in one app, from place value, and customary measurements to fractions and data and probability. Tracks student’s progress.

Splash Math 3rd grade Free - Gives users two chapters for free trial before purchase.

Vicki Windman is a special education teacher at Clarkstown High School South.