App review by Dana Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Monsters dance their way through kids' math practice.

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 4+

My 5 year old does multiplication because of MathTango!

It's the best game he's found on his Amazon tablet and it's amazing! At first it took a lot of coaching and reading, but now he knows what most of the things day just by pattern recognition, and at 5 he's able to do addition, subtraction and multiplication, mostly because he loves the game and wants to be able to play more of it without help. We used dice to teach him basics of addition, subtraction and multiplication, then I created him a times table and now he knows factors of 0,1,2,3,5 and 10 and he's leaning everything in between very quickly, it's awesome!

This title has:

Easy to play/use
1 person found this helpful.
age 5+

Very good

This title has:

Too much violence

App Details

  • Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
  • Subjects: Math: addition, division, multiplication, subtraction
  • Pricing structure: Free to try (seven-day trial, then $7.99/mo., $49.99/year)
  • Release date: January 26, 2018
  • Category: Educational Games
  • Publisher: Originator Inc.
  • Version: 10.4
  • Minimum software requirements: iOS 10.0 or later
  • Last updated: January 21, 2021

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