I'm a firm believer in the importance of limiting screen time for kids. However, there are some great math apps available to help students develop math skills in fun and creative ways. I like apps that make you think! Below are some of my favorites.
Math Learning Center Apps (FREE)
There are 13 awesome apps on this site. These apps are primarily virtual manipulatives. They are excellent for helping students visual math and build conceptual understanding. Each app has activities that go with it.
Ages: 4 to 15
Visit the website
Sumaze! 2 (FREE)
Very challenging puzzles. You have to user your skills with addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division as well as problem solving skills.
Ages: 7 and up
Download on the Apple App Store
Math Doodles ($2.99)
This is a great app with multiple math games. It helps students with operations, logic and reasoning, representing numbers in multiple ways, and more.
Ages: 5 and up
Purchase on the Apple App Store