Jungle Coins – learn coin math

App Review
Additional Description

This app supports the user to learn the different coins and uses quality images of Australian currency.

Format iPad
Age Range early primary, late primary
Motivators noise/auditory, visual
Curriculum/Goal Areas numeracy, personal social
Evidence-based Intervention Highly Structured Supports
Targeted Skills Maths, Money
Great For

Has a variety of currencies to choose from including Australian.
Shows the images on both the back and front of the coins.
Includes different games including finding a specific coin, counting and adding coins and working out change.
Has 5 levels of difficulty, starting with 5c and 10c pieces, working up to activities using all coins.
As a level 6 which allows for the selection of specific coins to be used in the activities.

Please Consider

The explanations are provided in an American accent.
The order the activities are listed may not be the best order for the individual to learn.
Auditory feedback is given for both correct and incorrect answers which may be confusing to some users. The visual cue following an error is not obvious at first glance.

Generalise Skills and Knowledge

Use the app to introduce coin concepts to a student. Consider encouraging the student engage with the real coins following the completion of each level. This could be in role play activities with peers in the classroom or by buying items at a local store/school canteen.

Developer: Andrew Short

Price: 4.49 AUD

Jungle Coins - learn coin math

Customer ratings: (25 ratings)
Category: Education
Languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish,
Rated: 4+

Updated: 14.07.2010
Version: 7.67
Size: 67.54 MB
Requirements: iPadFourthGen-iPadFourthGen, iPadFourthGen4G-iPadFourthGen4G, iPadAir-iPadAir, iPadAirCellular-iPadAirCellular, iPadMiniRetina-iPadMiniRetina, iPadMiniRetinaCellular-iPadMiniRetinaCellular, iPadAir2-iPadAir2, iPadAir2Cellular-iPadAir2Cellular, iPadMini3-iPadMini3, iPadMini3Cellular-iPadMini3Cellular, iPadMini4-iPadMini4, iPadMini4Cellular-iPadMini4Cellular, iPadPro-iPadPro, iPadProCellular-iPadProCellular, iPadPro97-iPadPro97, iPadPro97Cellular-iPadPro97Cellular, iPad611-iPad611, iPad612-iPad612, iPad71-iPad71, iPad72-iPad72, iPad73-iPad73, iPad74-iPad74

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