While flashcards have some utility in helping people memorize, they are best used after we have mastered a topic and need to build fluency they are not magic and wont support the development of understanding on their own. MathTappers: Multiples is a simple game designed first to help learners to make sense of multiplication and division with whole numbers, and then to support them in developing fluency while maintaining accuracy.
The designers of the MathTappers apps are math educators and researchers seeking to create simple games that will help learners to make sense of mathematics one concept at a time. We have designed MathTappers apps to support students in learning mathematics by providing relevant visual models, focused content and helpful suggestions for parents and educators. Our motto is: Play, Explore, Understand! Current MathTappers Apps include: MathTappers: Clock Master learn to tell time MathTappers: Estimate Fractions make sense of fraction sums and differences MathTappers: Find Sums learn basic facts for addition and subtraction MathTappers: Multiples learn basic facts for multiplication and division Visit MathTappers.com for more information.
What's new in version 1.0
Date AddedMay 22, 2010
Additional RequirementsCompatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad., Requires iPhone OS 3.1.3 or later., iTunes account required