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DreamBox Learning Math

By Erin Brereton, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Online math games adjust in difficulty as you play.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this website.

Community Reviews

age 10+

Based on 24 parent reviews

age 10+


I would give this 0 but i can only do 1,THIS IS STUPID,hint tells nothing and if u get it wrong,it tells u try again,IF U WANT TO LEARN MATH,GET PRODIGY,hint helps u and if u get it wrong they explain or watch a video if availible.PLEASE DONT PLAY DREAM BOX,I WILL SUE THIS
age 12+


Awful just AWFUL it sucked your child's BRAIN out it is so impossible it asked us what is the formula of the moon of the MOON.USe I-Ready or ANyTHINg

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Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (24 ):
Kids say (118 ):

This math learning-based site makes practicing concepts pretty easy. Kids log on, see a list of items that have been assigned to them that week, click on each one, and play the associated exercise. They may, for instance, determine how far frogs need to move to advance in a race, then see them jump. The system supposedly tailors content to their abilities, adjusting what they're given based on how they fare in activities. Instead of simply clicking on right answers, games draw kids into the process of making the right answer by utilizing virtual math manipulatives, and they're given some information about why moves they make are wrong.

While the site's cartoony world is charming, this program provides beneficial learning opportunities. If kids are good at math, they'll revel in the challenges they're given, and if they are struggling, the games can offer additional help and new ways to look at difficult math concepts. That alone makes the site worthwhile. Although there's a fee involved to subscribe, parents may also appreciate being able to monitor how long kids are using the site and what concepts they're learning through the family dashboard.

Website Details

  • Subjects: Math : arithmetic, estimation, fractions, graphing, measurement, patterns
  • Skills: Thinking & Reasoning : analyzing evidence, deduction, part-whole relationships, problem solving, Self-Direction : academic development, personal growth, work to achieve goals
  • Genre: Educational
  • Topics: STEM
  • Pricing structure: Free to try, Paid (The site is offering a free 90-day trial to support families who may have home learning needs due to shelter-in-place guidelines if they sign up by April 30, 2020.)
  • Last updated: April 13, 2020

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