Teacher Review For Montessori 1st Operations

Interactive math review for young students!

Ivy L.
Special Education Instructor
P.S. 130 Abram Stevens Hewitt
Bronx, NY
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My Grades K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts
My Rating 4
Learning Scores
Engagement 3
Pedagogy 4
Support 5
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time Less than 5 minutes
Great for Individual
Knowledge gain
Small group
Student-driven work
Great with General
Special needs
How I Use It
I used this product in a small tutoring group. Students who were having difficulty with addition and subtraction would review the concepts, practice the concept, and then play the game. The games were a little more challenging for them, however, it let me know who knew the math facts because of rote memorization, who needed to use their fingers, and who was still struggling. A few of the games were challenging, even for me at first. Students love earning points (by practicing and correctly answering the questions) and getting to create a monster in the lab. I usually give them 5 minutes at the end as a reward for doing a great job.
My Take
I wouldn't give this to a child to learn on their own. I would say the concept should be taught previously and then this can be the review and practice. This app allows you to set up different accounts. I only had 2 different students, so I do not know if there is a maximum allowed. It also gives a nice review for parents. If parents ask for a math review, I would suggest this game. However, there are other math apps that students had more fun with.