When I was teaching math it seemed like you could never have enough worksheets for kids to do. To me it was very helpful to have practice problems that were fun for the kids to complete. Math worksheets that combined solving math problems with getting the punchline of a corny joke or riddle were always a hit with my students.
In Math Connections Set 1 I created an app that provides an endless supply of math practice sheets. The app is designed to look like a spiral ring notebook sitting on a table.
Problems numbered from 1 to 10 are presented on the left and answers are shown on the right. Each answer is associated with a letter. At the bottom of the page there is a riddle or joke. The punchline is hidden by numbers but as the student solves the math problems, the punchline is revealed.
Math Connections Set 1 is designed for elementary age students. The types of problems generated by the app are in these categories:
Math Connections Set 1 and Set 2 are available with a volume discount for educational institutions. These apps can be purchased worldwide exclusively through the Apple App Store. The apps are also available through Apple’s volume purchase program. Schools get a significant discount when purchasing multiple copies of any of these apps. Contact Apple Education for more information about the volume purchase program. Please visit Ventura Educational Systems’ website for more information about this and other iOS and tvOS apps for education.