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Cool Math Games for High School

As high school students diligently prepare for the stress of college and career, teachers sometimes need to reignite the concept of play. From factorization to graphing equations, games can help students apply the skills they've learned and let them have fun at the same time. Check out our list for game-based learning tools that will get students manipulating 3D shapes, solving quadratic equations, and enhancing their problem-solving prowess.

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Phenomenal adaptive math games with a killer teacher dashboard
Grades 2-12
Type Website
Price Free, Free to Try, Paid
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FAKTR Publisher: Amplify Education
Electro-futuristic prime-factorization game is a total blast
Grades 4-12
Type App
Price Free with Amplify account
Platforms iPad
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Crafty Cut Publisher: Amplify Education
Gorgeous 2-D and 3-D shapes game offers intellectual play at its best
Grades 5-10
Type App
Price Paid
Platforms iPad
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DragonBox Algebra 12+ Publisher: WeWantToKnow AS
Super fun, cutting-edge approach to learning and practicing algebra
Grades 6-10
Type App
Price $6.99
Platforms Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone, Apps for Windows
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Divide by Sheep Publisher: tinyBuild
Extremely addictive puzzle game has dark, slightly gory play
Grades 6-12
Type Game
Price 2.99
Platforms iPhone, Windows
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Quadrant Defender Publisher: Kaddeo
Graphing equations is the key to victory in tower defense game
Grades 9-12
Type Game
Price Free
Platforms Mac, Windows
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