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Developing Enterprise Skills with Motion Math: Pizza!

by on January 30, 2014
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Guest post by Steve Bambury, teacher & founder of iPad Educators When I heard the title of Motion Math’s newest game – Motion Math: Pizza! – I have to admit, I assumed it’d be a fractions app. Let’s face it, pizza + teaching normally equals fractions! I was pleasantly surprised to find it was something […]

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Get your slice of Motion Math: Pizza!

by on December 18, 2013

Our new app has been delivered! Motion Math: Pizza! is for ages 7 and up — playable on iPad, iPad mini, iPhone, and iPod touch. Players learn about economics, pricing, proportional thinking, and mental math as they create their dream pizzeria (more details here.) Delightful design and art by Ignacio Schiefelbein; fun music and sound […]

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A dialogue between mobile games and learning

by on December 17, 2013

How can we make sense of the learning that occurs when a student experiences a really good learning app? We’re very excited to announce today that the Noyce Foundation and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have awarded grants to Motion Math to explore this critical question. We’ll be creating an efficacy platform that connects student […]

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Motion Math: Fractions! and Hungry Fish now live on Android

by on September 10, 2013

“Hey, when will you be on Android?!” We’ve heard that question a thousand times since we started making math games three years ago, so we’re excited to finally have an answer: today! Motion Math: Hungry Fish for Android is on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore - this fun tablet and smartphone game builds addition and subtraction skills, with 18 levels […]

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How does one *make* a question? Inspiration(s) behind Questimate!

by on August 1, 2013

(Note: This post also appeared on the Cooney Center blog.) Our new estimation game Questimate! came out a couple weeks ago. It’s the first game where players make their own questions. Critics dig it so far, and some have asked us how exactly we developed the game. Where did it come from? Here are four […]

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Questimate!…the reviews are in

by on July 30, 2013

Have you played our new estimation game Questimate?!?! (You can download it for free at www.appstore.com/questimate.) It’s the first game ever where players create their own questions, questions about all sorts of diverse comparisons and quantities, for example: (You can read more about the game’s learning goals here.) Try it out and see if you […]

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Masters of Sound: an interview with dSonic

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What should the experience of learning sound like? Years ago games guru Dani Zuniga introduced dSonic to us as “absolutely the best video game sound designers”; after collaborating with them on four games since, we agree! Yet their magical methods remain mysterious. How exactly did they make our new game Questimate! sound so cool? We […]

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A suite-wide sale to celebrate Questimate!

by on July 17, 2013

  To celebrate, we’re having a 50% off sale this week – 50% off the price of games and in-app purchases in our award-winning math game suite: http://www.appstore.com/motionmath Motion Math HD – Fractions! – Bouncing fractions, decimals, percents, and pie charts – kids improved 15% after playing this game for a week! Motion Math: Zoom […]

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How to Review and Rate an App on the App Store

by on July 11, 2013

Love our games? Ratings and reviews on the App Store really help us, and it just takes a minute. Here’s how:      

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Focus on one app with “Guided Access”

by on September 19, 2012

The new iOS 6 was released today, and there’s one new feature that parents and teachers will like in particular: Guided Access. Guided Access allows you to temporarily disable the home button and certain parts of the iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch screen. So you can set up your child with a fun Motion Math […]

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