|Yoshkar-Ola, Russia, August 08, 2015 /PressReleasePing/ - Fractions aren't the easiest area of maths to get to grips with. App "Fractions & Smart Pirates" makes learning fractions fun with lots of colourful Caribbean Pirates. Its concept is also really easy for children understand and doesn't present anything too complex. Fractions & Smart Pirates is a great tool for teachers and parents who are looking to give children an app for practicing a variety of fractions skills. This app is appropriate for students from second grade and up.
Fractions are a necessary skill and show up in every grade level's Common Core Standards beginning in second grade. Fractions & Smart Pirates math app is fun way to not just identify fractions, but to apply problem solving skills with them as well. Students go from identifying simple fractions to using those fractions to solve a variety of problems in this math app.
Fractions & Smart Pirates is a fun way for students to practice fractions skills. The developer has created an educational venue for kids to analyze and apply knowledge of fractions in an engaging and fun way.
Students are greeted with a pirate map with four locations: Simple Fractions, Equivalent Fractions, Addition, and Comparing. Each level focuses on a different skill and has three different difficulty levels.
Fractions & Smart Pirates math app is really engaging and students loved it. The Common Core Standards don't just focus on identifying fractions – they focus on the application of skills and using fractions in operations.
By working with equivalencies, comparing, and calculating, students have lots of different ways to practice. The easy level was perfect for lower level students who are still learning fractions. The medium and hard levels were really appropriate for older students who are capable of doing the calculations and comparing different denominators. Additionally, the pirate theme has become so popular in the past few years that children are engaged with the animations throughout the app.
Overall, Fractions & Smart Pirates is a great tool for teachers and parents who are looking to give students an app for practicing a variety of fractions skills.
This app is appropriate for students from second grade and up.
Fractions & Smart Pirates is $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide through the App Store in the Education category: http://apple.co/1AhjgYo. There is also an Android version available in Google Play: http://bit.ly/1MqJOgE. You can purchase and download the app from Amazon: http://amzn.to/1IxWlAE.
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