With the gift -giving season upon us I thought I would take the opportunity to put out some fun ways for kids to continue learning math facts and mathematical concepts. Below are some lists of recommended math literature books, math board games and math apps that you will hopefully find helpful.
Search children’s math books by topic.
The list is in order from simpler topics to more advanced ones. It contains pictures and descriptions of many books per topic.
10 Fun Parent Tested Math Board Games.
The site has pictures, descriptions and short parent reviews of each game.
36 Math Apps for Elementary Students from Edushelf.
This link contains apps with game based learning, math manipulatives, drill exercises and interactive simulations.
5 Excellent New Math Ipad Apps for Kids.
This site has descriptions, pictures and ratings of 5 new apps in 2014 and it also has a link to more apps previously recommended on the site.
If you have a great math resource recommendation that you would like to pass along to others, please email me at:
Best wishes for a happy holiday season!
Jen Sirmaian – – Math/Science Curriculum Support Specialist