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By Emily Pohlonski, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Mostly free, mostly fun math games adapt to skill level.

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age 7+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 6+

Used to be so much better

As of Spring 2020: The seamless blend of math fluency and game play is still pretty good. The free subscriptions during the C19 school closures are much appreciated. In the last few years the site has become more expensive and with fewer choices & features. Now only 6 free games and the subscription fee is far too high for teachers with 150+ students. I really miss the old version. Some students still engage, just not as many.
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age 7+

Sumdog is Fun

I love Sumdog!!! It has really fun games!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Is It Any Good?

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Kids love choice and competition, and Sumdog provides both as well as real math practice. Each game is timed, creating a sense of urgency and excitement and helping kids build speed and increase math-fact fluency. Kids will love the incentive to earn coins to shop for their avatars, although some of the female clothing options are provocative. Some games are a bit much, such as Touchdown: dizzying graphics may prevent kids from focusing on math. However, Sumdog provides a bunch of types of games, which addresses various learning styles.

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