Education Technology

Solve It! App

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

This App helps students develop mental math skills through structured play activities. Students progress from simply filling in missing values to actually finding both a number and an operation to make a true sentence.

Before the Activity

  • See the attached PDF file for detailed instructions for this activity
  • During the Activity

    Follow the Activity procedures:

  • Select SolveIt from the APPS menu
  • Select the level (Bronze, Silver, and Gold)
  • Use mental math to fill in the value in the highlighted box

  • If the answer is correct, proceed to enter the value in the next box
  • Complete ten problems
  • Select the next level
  • At the Gold level, enter both an operation and a number to complete the true sentence