Practice and learn mental math addition & subtraction through hands-on play on a 1st & 2nd grade math adventure! Real-time targeted teaching tips & nudges let kids learn through experimentation and build confidence in a stress-free environment. Self-paced play means kids have time to master a concept before moving on to new material. (No WiFi necessary for game play). An Osmo Base for iPad or Fire Tablet & an iPad or Fire Tablet are not included, both are required for game play. By incorporating physical game pieces, Osmo ensures kids learn advanced addition, subtraction and early multiplication by doing. iPad & Fire Tablet - Ages 6-8/Grades 1-2 - Mental Math Addition & Subtraction - Curriculum-Inspired - STEM Toy (Osmo Base Required)
CURRICULUM-INSPIRED LEARNING: Practice and learn mental math, addition and subtraction through hands-on play on a math adventure for grades 1 and 2! Real-time targeted teaching tips & nudges let kids learn through experimentation and build confidence in a stress-free environment. Self-paced play means kids have time to master a concept before progressing to new material.
TEACHING: Deliver packages by flying airships, using mental math to stay afloat! In Airships, children build their own addition & subtraction equations while designing airships to fit the needs of their customers. In Clockwork, a digital-only game, children solve addition & subtraction problems to collect gears and program robots. Kids will learn skills like building & balancing equations, addition, subtraction, solving for an unknown value, creating rectangular arrays up to 5 rows/5 columns & beginner algebraic thinking.
SKILLS LEARNED: Studies show that active learning can boost critical thinking skills, information retention, motivation and interpersonal skills. By incorporating physical game pieces, Osmo ensures kids learn skills like advanced addition, subtraction, skip counting, counting sense, number sense and patterns, engineering, and mental math by doing. As a bonus, you'll get access to free games that teach addition, comparisons, analytical skills and more.
AGE & CAPABILITY: Ages 6-8 (1st & 2nd grades). Games are designed for beginner to expert levels.
WHAT'S IN THE BOX: Rupert's 1 Magical Blueprint Board, 16 Ship Pieces, 16 Cargo/Box Pieces, 12 Balloon Pieces, 1 Game App: Osmo Math Wizard.
COMPATIBILITY FOR IPAD & FIRE TABLET: All iPads except Generation 1, 2, 3, iPad Mini 1, iPad Air 4, iPad Pro 11-inch and iPad Pro 12.9-inch. The minimum iOS version needed is iOS 10. Fire Tablets: 8th Generation Fire HD 8, 9th Generation Fire 7, and 9th Generation Fire HD 10. Currently not compatible with the new Fire HD8 10th Generation launched May 2020.