Mathdots Visual Calculator
By Passing Score LLC
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Help your kids take a leap forward with Mathdots, an innovative visual tool for learning basic math. With Mathdots you're not just memorizing equations you are helping students engage dynamically with math. Why not show kids what their math calculations are doing? For visual learners, Mathdots shows you what your math operations really mean. Division and Subtraction means less dots appear while Multiplication and Addition grows the number of dots. You can see all of your operations appear while the dots arrange themselves to equal each calculation performed by the student. This makes it clear what all those calculations are doing and teaches math visually.
"Mathdots meets the needs of students who are visual learners. By demonstrating each equation three distinctly different ways, my students are viewing Math differently with accuracy and confidence."
- Jennifer Strommen, Middle School Teacher
Mathdots takes advantage of multitouch gestures, colors and sound to drive a deeper understanding of basic math concepts. Just swipe diagonally and you've done multiplication! Drag a few dots to the left and you've subtracted. All the while the total is displayed on the chalkboard above.
We've focused on basic operations to start but more complex calculations and operations will be on the way to grow along with you.
- A new way to visually represent your math calculations
- Multi-touch fully integrated into a math tool
- Addition is just a simple drag to the right
- Subtraction as you might guess is dragging to the left
- Divide by swiping up between the dots
- Multiply by dragging down and to the right
- Helpful protractor guide will remind you where to go
- Intuitive and visual new way to develop basic math skills
- Fun to use with iPad gestures, animation and sound
- See your math calculations in 3 ways: a running equation on the chalkboard, a numerical answer and as a group of dots representing the answer on the Mathdots board.
- Drag and tap are the way kids know how to use a computer with no training
- Easy for kids to see the results of their math work as they go
We'd love to hear your ideas and suggestions for our next version. Let us know what you'd like to see in upcoming releases at email@example.com
This app makes math essentials quick and easy to understand
Intuitive and creative, this calculator makes fundamentals easy for all ages. The type of learning offered by the use of this app skips the obscure realm of pure memorization and allows students to understand concepts with extreme clarity. Students learn in all different ways so in response this app tracks every equation computed in writing and in the 'math dots'. Highly recommended for anyone who wants to understand basic math skills in a fun and creative way.
A graphical way of learning arithmetic
Sometimes it is hard for children to visualize arithmetic just by looking at numbers. However this application makes it easy to see before and after results from various math expressions, and will be valuable for any parent who is looking for a new way to teach their child math.
This app is very visual and fun to use. My little cousin loves using this app and it has become easier for her to visualize the numbers. It is a great tool for anyone, very innovative. I highly recommend it, especially great for students.
- Category: Education
- Released: Jun 16, 2012
- Version: 1.0
- Size: 6.3 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Passing Score LLC
- © 2011
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.0 or later. Compatible with iPad.