Common Core-Friendly Math Apps, Games, and Websites

Help your kids get a leg up on Common Core skills this school year with these fun and educational math games, apps, and websites. Experts from our educator site Common Sense Education have aligned the media choices on this list to Common Core State Standards, so you can strengthen the connection between what your kid is doing in the classroom and what they do at home. From counting and basic operations to algebra and trigonometry, these digital tools cover essential math skills in unique and engaging ways. And be sure to also check out our Common Core-Friendly English and Language Arts Apps, Games, and Websites.

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Bugs and Numbers

age 4+

Engaging math games span preschool through early elementary.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2012)
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Kahoot! Algebra by DragonBox

age 5+

Kids learn concepts of algebra in stellar game app.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire (2021)
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DreamBox Learning Math

age 5+

Online math games adjust in difficulty as you play.

URL: https://www.dreambox.com (2009)
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The Land of Venn - Geometric Defense

age 6+

Insanely fun, weird world seamlessly integrates geometry.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2014)
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3rd Grade Math: Fun Kids Games

age 7+

Adaptive, alien-themed math games with in-game coins.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android (2018)
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Montessori Math: Multiplication

age 7+

Well-rounded app helps kids master multiplication.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android (2014)
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BrainPOP Featured Movie

age 8+

Daily films from educational group provide tons of learning.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Windows app (2011)
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Cyberchase

age 8+

Site based on PBS show is online learning at its best.

URL: http://pbskids.org/cyberchase (2011)
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Teachley: Mt. Multiplis

age 8+

Kids build skills while building bridges in fun math game.

Devices: iPad (2014)
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Kahoot! Geometry by DragonBox

age 9+

Innovative geometry app integrates learning with play.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire (2021)
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LearnBop

age 9+

Virtual math tutorials give detailed step-by-step guidance.

URL: https://www.learnbop.com/ (2013)
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CK-12

age 10+

Quality, well-organized math and science lessons.

URL: https://www.ck12.org (2013)
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Virtual Nerd

age 11+

Detailed math videos and practice -- from simple to complex.

URL: https://www.virtualnerd.com/ (2012)
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Khan Academy

age 5+

Excellent tutorials on math, humanities, and more, for free.

URL: https://www.khanacademy.org (2013)