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Math Resources for Kids

Math apps can range from basic arithmetic concepts like numbers, fractions to mathematical formulas, theorems. Educational App Store helps parents, teachers and students to instill basic and complex math skills with our selection of math apps which will assist them at home and school. These best apps are aimed at kids and students of all ages to learn and practice math concepts that are explained in a fun way with the help of games, puzzles, quizzes, flashcards and more.

Some of the below apps is specifically designed to target the math domains and standards required for Elementary, Middle and High School students following the Common Core State Standards for Math. Some of the maths apps is designed to follow the programmes of study for the England National Curriculum.

The collection of iPad and Android educational math apps helps children practicing math facts, answering traditional skill-and-drill questions, solve four basic concepts (addition and subtraction apps, multiplication and division apps) in Preschool and Kindergarten and build their math fluency.

    This app brings the world of work into the classroom, with a geometric calculator that can be used to calculate sides, angles, area and perimeters of many common shapes.  A great assistant for geometry lessons, allowing children to either check their answers automatically or to be used as a reference tool to lookup the required formula where needed.  Ideal for the workplace, but needs some tweaking to make it child friendly.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    A dictionary of mathematical and scientific formulae: searchable by key word or sortable by category.  This simple app offers users a reference point for numerous essential formulae within the areas of physics; chemistry and mathematics.  Each one is supported by a brief explanation of the variables involved and an overview of the calculation.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    StudyPug is a global study aide for students all over the world who need help with math and science. Students can learn the topic by watching an experienced teacher walk you through concise, step-by-step video examples. Students can find their help topic here, whether it's a homework question, or studying for a major exam. Studypug lessons are short and to the point and broken concepts down into easy to follow steps. You see real examples - the kind you see on your exams, or from the back of your textbook - you know, the ones your teacher never seems to get to. 

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    Matific is an award winning application designed by mathematical education experts and is great for developing early-age math excellence and scientific intuition. Matific is an app as well as a website with a collection of math activities and games suitable for an age range of Reception up to Year 6. The application has numerous activities, called episodes, that cover a range of mathematical skills in a fun and rewarding way. Users need to note that they will need to create an online Matific account if they wish to benefit from the full range of activities that the Matific Student app has to offer. Matific has an extensive portfolio of hundreds of activities and worksheets that are entirely curriculum-driven. Matific is available through a browser, native iPhone and iPad apps, as well as native Android smartphone and tablets and Chrome.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    Children respond well to apps that appear to have paid attention to entertainment as well as to education. Pagamo takes its cues from popular games to inspire children to learn.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    Pick up where your child left off in the first Math Bakery or begin learning column addition and subtraction the Math Bakery 2 way.  Either way, it's a great app to use.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    There are many tricks that seem almost magical in their way of achieving the answers to complex arithmetic questions.  This app teaches and tests those who wish to learn them.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    Divide is a pleasant and somewhat amusing app that will engage you in division strategy, the better you are at placing the randomly generated number beside other numbers within the grid the higher the score you obtain and the higher level you will achieve.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    A great app that helps children learn their times tables through gradual introduction, pictorial representations, practice and repetition.  Correct answers immediately proceed to the next question, avoiding any time wasting, while incorrect answers are corrected for the child to see.  These are then recorded and repeated at the end of each session, ensuring children understand and remember the correct answers, thus encouraging mastery.  Finally, statistics, are available to the user allowing them to identify their strengths and weaknesses.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    An engaging and entertaining app, thoroughly thought through and designed promote a positive first experience of mathematics.  This app takes children through the skills of mathematics starting with the basic skills such as counting, but extending this learning through to more difficult skills: shapes, time, money, etc.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    This app supports children in learning how to write the numbers 1 to 20.  It shows how to correctly write the numbers and analyses children's own attempts to provide them with useful practice and feedback.  Please note, the School/Nursery edition of this app requires a subscription, which includes activity sheets, a practitioner pack, and usage reporting.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    The Highlights Shapes app helps children learn shapes and colours through a fun and engaging way. Children are asked to follow the mysterious journey of a fox in the jungle, the sea and the outer space. The fox can only progress her journey if children solve specific puzzles by matching, sorting and categorising shapes and colours. The app becomes progressively more difficult helping children to enhance their skills and accommodate the learning needs of children with a diverse set of skills.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    Add, count and recognise the British coins and notes.  £-Fun is a useful app for practising using money and contains features that allow teachers to use it to demonstrate the concepts in their lessons.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    A highly customisable Mathematics app, with skills from absolute beginner to pre-college.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    Using this app, children can practise with both analogue and digital clocks to tell the time and to calculate new times.  Collecting exotic animals on the Time Ranch provides interest and incentive to engage with the app and learn the important skill of telling the time.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    In arithmetic, practice makes perfect, or, at least, gets you closer to perfection.  SwipeRight! offers an alternative way of exercising addition, subtraction, multiplication and division skills that is accessible to all ages.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    Exploriverse Math Ice Cream is a maths game based around the theme of Ice Cream to help enhance user engagement. The progress of the user is tracked so that the parent or teacher can monitor the progress of the child playing the game. The game is complimented by bright and colourful graphics which visually depict the progress of the ice cream van down a fantasy fruit embellished street. The background music provides a suitable calming but earnest backdrop to the programme.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    EdPlace is a unique app designed specifically for parents to assist their child’s learning. With 3000+ automatically marked and tracked worksheets the app provides a number of key features such as tracked progress reports, content based on performance and a reward system. The application has been created by qualified teachers and is 100% aligned with the 2014/15 UK National Curriculum. The app focuses specifically on English, Maths and Science and is suitable for ages 5-16 (Key stage 1-4). EdPlace download is available for iOS (iPad and iPhone) and Android devices as well as on desktop (PCs, laptops and Mac computers).

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    Splat Math Game is a truly customizable splat math game that engages children through gameplay but allows targeted learning at the same time. 

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    Learning maths is sometimes said to be like building a wall -you have to get the foundations strong. This app will help a child to do this with a step by step approach to building maths skills, reported back to the parent so that they know where a child needs support. All of this in a colourful engaging app.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    Khan Academy is a free website and educational app that includes thousands of educational videos covering math, science, art history, and other subjects. Khan Academy is a reliable and highly useful source of academic learning. Khan Academy helps to improve cognitive development, critical thinking skills and can be used in the classroom to aid in engagement. Khan Academy download is available for iOS (iPad and iPhone) and Android devices as well as on desktop (PCs, laptops and Mac computers). Khan Academy is totally free – free of any advertisements too – and offers a great learning experience.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad


    The perfect app for developing speed and accuracy through practice and repetition of the four operations (+ - × ÷).

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    A powerful, flexible and pleasing to look at scientific calculator that is built around the concept of being easy to use.  A variety of additional convenience functions can make your student's work with it easier and more productive.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    A rather idiosyncratic app that helps you revise for the OCR A Level Maths course by listening to a selection of SatNav sounding robotic voices and some images of formula.

    Devices: Android


    Practice fractions, decimals and percentages whilst playing Bingo!

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad