Pirate treasure hunt: eight challenges

App Review
Additional Description

This app provides literacy and problem solving activities within a treasure map theme.

Age Range early primary, late primary
Motivators tangible
Curriculum/Goal Areas literacy, numeracy, ICT, critical/ creative
Evidence-based Intervention
Targeted Skills  Spelling, vocabulary, basic maths, addition, visual spatial skills.
Great For

A quick, motivating and educational app.
Useful feedback to support correction on error
Interesting animations to support attention to task.

Please Consider

Has a limited number of activities with no variation each time you play

Generalise Skills and Knowledge

This app could be used as a reward for when your child completes a non-preferred activity. Some of the activity concepts could be extended into real-life tasks, e.g., Other anagram games and basic maths problems. The task ideas could be used to help motivate your child to complete similar activities for homework.

Developer: Education Services Australia Ltd.

Price: free

Pirate treasure hunt: eight challenges

Customer ratings: (704 ratings)
Category: Education, Educational, Games
Languages: English
Rated: 4+

Updated: 21.09.2010
Version: 1.0.1
Size: 32.88 MB
Requirements: iPadWifi-iPadWifi, iPad3G-iPad3G, iPad2Wifi-iPad2Wifi, iPad23G-iPad23G, iPadThirdGen-iPadThirdGen, iPadThirdGen4G-iPadThirdGen4G, iPadFourthGen-iPadFourthGen, iPadFourthGen4G-iPadFourthGen4G, iPadMini-iPadMini, iPadMini4G-iPadMini4G, 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

Join forces with Pirate Jack. He needs your help to solve eight problems and find the hidden treasure. Use the map to work your way through the obstacles one by one and in the right order. Apply your maths and literacy skills to make sure you collect...

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