Hands-On Math Number Balance
Problem Solving and Skill Building
Learning addition and multiplication facts can be fun. Number Balance goes beyond drill and practice and presents addition and multiplication practice activities in a way that student can through discovery. At the beginning levels bars are randomly placed on the balance and the student is challenged to find a way to make the balance level. Math makes sense!
Hands-On Math Number Balance creates a virtual mathematical playground right on your iPad. It simulates the use of a popular math manipulative (a number balance) and combines it with a creative problem solving activity. It is perfect for elementary and middle school classrooms. Enrich your mathematics curriculum with Hands-On Math Number Balance.
Visualization is one of the best ways to help students explore and discover mathematics. Students who use Number Balance will develop an intuitive understanding of equivalency. In addition students will use mathematical reasoning to solve each challenging questions which are randomly generated at eight different levels.
Using Hands-On Math Number Balance students can develop the following important mathematical concepts:
- Addition Facts
- Multiplication Facts
- Comparing Whole Numbers
- Equations and Inequalities
- Mathematical Reasoning
[ Instructor's Guide (PDF) ]
We recommend that you open the Instructor's Guide PDF from your iPad in a new browser page and save the document in your iBooks app.