Recommended Secondary Mathematics Apps

App Name Cost Subject How will this app help you in your classroom?
Ace speed math had free lite Free 7th Grade Math Increase the speed of arithmetic calculations (add, sub, mult.,and div.).
Ace the SAT Free Secondary 2, Secondary 3, calc/precalc Generates random tests similar to the SAT.  Gives you a final score and detailed solutions to most problems.  It covers a wide range of topics.  Even though it is SAT specific, it is a great app to review concepts that upper level students have already covered.
Algebra Pro-Complete Workbook with ShowMe Lessons Free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2 It can be used for instruction or review of Algebra Topics. Students missing days can review on their own. There  are questions for each topics with space to work out the problem and the step by step help if they don't know how to do it.
Algebra Touch $1.99 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math This will help show many examples of algebraic equations and how to solve them step by step. You can use it while lecturing to give a better visual or let students play with it to get a better idea if they are struggling with the concept. I plan on using it as some of my examples, and review because we all know the kids can always use review in this area.
AlgebraQuiz Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2 Flash cards that review concepts at all levels.  Then solves them on the screen.
Allen ACT Prep Free Secondary 2, Secondary 3 It has a data base of 1500 ACT level questions.  They are in ACT format with the multiple choice answers.  You can do the questions by topic or at random.  Whether the question is missed or correct, it gives an explanation of the correct answer.
Allen SAT prep Free Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 This is a database of over 1500 differnet SAT type questions.  They are different from ACT questions and sometimes require a differnet level of thinking.  They are broken apart into topics and can also be done randomly.  Whether you get the answer right or wrong, it will give an explantion of the answer.
Bang buzzer Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Great timer with different sound effects, some of which you need to buy.
Calculus FTW Free Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3, Precalc,calculus Explains concepts of precancerous & calculus with examples & animated drawings in some concepts.
Candy Factory Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math I plan on using this to help my students work with fractions and start developing special reasoning.
Candy Factory Free 7th Grade Math Review fraction operations.
CoinToss Free 7th Grade Math It is a way to demonstrate probability.
CommonCore Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Pulling up specific parts of the core to studying or review.
Coop Fractions Free 7th Grade Math Review of fractions.
Cubeta Lite free more of a fun problem solving app A fun problem solving game type app. The student must manipulate a cube to solve a problem given certain restraint.
Decimals!!! Free 7th Grade Math This app is made of several quizzes that can be used to review adding subtracting, multiplying, and dividing decimals and whole numbers as well as rounding, estimations, converting measurements, and scientific notations.
Dropbox 0 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Computer files that have been edited on another computer can quickly be accessed from the iPad.
Easel Algebra - Algebra Pro Free Secondary 1, Secondary 2 This is an app that has multiple choice tests divided into topics.  Some of the topics included are; Linear Equations, Statistics, Probability, Exponents, etc. It is a good app for test and quiz reviews.
eclicker presenter 14.99 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 This app allows acts as a response system for getting student answers to problems.  Students download the free audience app and choose an answer from the question you've sent them.
Educreations Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 This is a good app for creating and manipulating geometric shapes, this has a record button, making it easy to create files to be played later.
Educreations free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 This one is great for giving notes. You can write the notes down on the ipad and project it for the class. You can record everything you do and post it online. I'm still trying to decide if I will do a facebook page for my class, but if I do, you can easily send all your notes to facebook so when kids are absent they can stay up to date. It records voice and the order that you write things, so it would be very useful that way.
EZ Financial calculator Free Secondary 2 It will help when dealing with exponents
Factor Race free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2 Given a trinomial equation, the student must enter the numbers and signs to create 2 factors to solve the equation. The race part is a correct solution moves a car around a track,
Factor Samurai Free 7th Grade Math Prime factorizationSimplifying, adding, and subtracting fractions
Factoring Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Factoring & simplifying radicals
Formula help Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3, All math classes Help students have immediate feedback for distance,quadratics,volume, &area formulas
Formulus HD Free Precalculus, calculus It is a database of formulas used for calculus.
Fractions!!! Free 7th Grade Math This app is made of several quizzes that can be used to review adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing fractions and mixed numbers as well as performing these basic operations on varying forms of rational numbers.
Free GraCalc Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 It is a great graphing calculator and equation solver.
Free GraCalc Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Good graphing calculator app
Free graphing calculator Free Secondary 1, Secondary 2 You can graph multiple graphs and it is easy to use
Free graphing calculator Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 Can show different graphs using the iPad and apple tv
Free graphing calculator Free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 It will allow students access a graphing calculator. It will also help to show students how functions behave.
Free Graphing Calculator Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 It will make it easier to show mathematical concepts to the class graphically as well as numerically.
Free graphing calculator Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 It will help show students the relationship between a graph and an equation. The calculator will graph up to 4 at a time so transformations and slope can be taught.
Fun with math flash cards Free, $.99 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Really everyone This are flash cards that can review simple +,*,\- or can be set to harder problems.
Geometry pad Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3, Geometry Showing geometric drawings with exploration
Giant timer Free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 I use timers all the time.  This one is easy to set and clear.
Goodnotes Free, 3.99 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2 This is another note taking app.  This one you can write on PDFs.
Hellmansoft Planbook Touch $9.99 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Lesson planning software for educators in a calendar format.
HMH fuse  Algebra 2, Common core addition Free-$19.99 Secondary 2 It gives examples and video feeds that can be used
HMH Math on the Spot Free 8th Grade Math It has Tutorials to explain different concept areas.
iBoard free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 I use this app as a mobile white board to show work to students.
IEquations Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Gives formulas,students enter data, click answer for immediate feedback
iFactor Free Secondary 2 Check answers when factoring quadratics
Iformulae Free Secondary 2, AP Calc, College Prep Math Gives the students basic formulas and rules along with some examples.
Itunesu Free Secondary 2 It will be a resource that I link to my teacher website for students to get extra help if they miss class or just don't understand the concepts being taught. I will also use it for 3D lessons, as my art skills are limited.
Itunesu Free Secondary 2 It will be a resource that I link to my teacher website for students to get extra help if they miss class or just don't understand the concepts being taught. I will also use it for 3D lessons, as my art skills are limited.
Kakooma Negatives $0.99 7th Grade Math Puzzles involving addition with both positive and negative numbers for every age and ability.
Khan Academy Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Organizes many different math topic lectures, making it easy to find material on the subjects being taught
Khan Academy 0 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2 It provides a resource for students(teacher) that needs introduction to or reinforcement in a concept.  Topics are taught in approximately 10 minute chunks.  The concepts are very clearly laid out in an intuition over memorization method.
Khan Academy Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Videos explaining math concepts.
Khan Academy Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3, Science Good resource for students who need help at home or are going to be out of school and miss the explanations.
Khan Academy Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Either you can show the videos to your class as part of teaching or reviewing or your students can use it on their own when they need extra instruction.
Khan Academy Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 It gives students and parents the opportunity to review concepts taught in class. Teachers may also choose to use the videos as a supplement to their lessons. There are videos for concepts ranging from Pre-Algebra through Differential Equations.
Khan Academy Free all This app is great for an introductory lesson in class or a supplementary lessons for students outside of class.  It covers a vast array of topics and can be used in most any math or science classroom.
Khan academy algebra 2 Free Secondary 2 it will help with explaining Algebra 2 concepts
Master the Math Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math The app is practice questions for Virginia's version of the CRT.  Great review for students.
Math (say your teacher on the icon) free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 This app provides video explanations, practice problems, multiple choice problems and worksheets on many math concepts. I have not had a chance to explore them all.
Math (YourTeacher.com) Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2 It has lessons covering most everything in Geometry and Algebra. Great for helping students make up days missed or review what was taught from home.
Math 7 First 4 topics Free/ $.99 for extra quizzes 7th Grade Math Game that reviews integers, order of operations, absolute value. 6 others for $.99: fractions,decimals, scientific notation, percentages, factors and multiples
Math drills lite Free 7th Grade Math, Struggling students It will help if students need review of their basic facts. It also has diagrams to demonstrate the concept.
Math games math vs. zombies by tap to learn Free 7th Grade Math This games focuses on Increasing the speed of arithmetic calculations.
Math graph Free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 This will help students see graphing linear and exponential functions.
Math pad Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 It allows me do type in and display math type problems.
Math Pentagon Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math This is most useful if the students also have ipads. You can create circles or groups for your students to work in, you can create assignments in this app and then send it to students and then grade the assignment quickly. You can use it to teach and have a live session where what you do on your screen shows up on the student's screen if they are logged in. Of course it's only useful if everyone else has an iPad, but we'll get there. Because I haven't been able to use it with another person I don't know how well it would work. But the idea is great.
Math Pentagon Statistics!!! Free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 It will help bring statistics to life.
Math Ref Free Free Secondary 2 It gives theorems on Triangles and also contains probability.
Math ref free Free Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3, CC math This app provides good reference material for all high school math students
Math Ref Free Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 This is a reference sheet, giving formulas, equations, and examples fora large range of math topics.
Math Ref Free 0 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2 Math Ref Free is a quick reference guide to important math subjects.  It includes descriptions, diagrams, and formulas.
Math Ref Free Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Gives a variety of math definitions, examples, and topics for math.
Math ref free Free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 It has all of the common equstions needed.
Math Ref Free Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Students can look up formulas. Teacher can display them in class easily.
Math Sheet Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 A calculator that can be used in the classroom.
Math Snacks Free 7th Grade Math This app is 5 animated videos explaining certain math concepts in a way that doesn't seem like teaching. I plan to use this as a review or as an introduction to concepts. With apple tv it can be projected easily for the class to see. They are cheesy, but can be helpful. Each video comes with a pdf learner's guide, transcript of story, and a teacher's guide.
Math terms Free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 This will be a good reference for students to look up terms and formulas.
Math vs. zombies Free Math calc. Increase speed of math calculations.
Math your teacher.com Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Has a large selection of lesson plans.  This is a good place to get ideas or starts that can be adjusted to fit our students needs.
Math!!! Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 Extra practice for struggling students or just good for review.
Math!!! Free 7th Grade Math This app has several quizzes to help review algebraic concepts already taught in class. It gives space for the student to work out the problem before viewing the multiple choice options.
Middle school math 7 Free or $.99 for pro 7th Grade Math This app is a game that can be played as a class in which students practice problems and in the process get a monkey to make it down a series of ladders. Allowing the students to take turns answering the questions and moving the monkey down the ladder will help with student participation.
Middle School Math 7th Grade Free 7th Grade Math Practice solving operations with negative numbers, absolute value and order of operations.
Minds of Math free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 This app has a detailed timeline of mathematicians and architecture related to math. Also contains links to biographies, etc.
Minds of Math Free cacl/precalc It has a timeline of the progression of math.  It includes the mathmematicians along with the historical events that were happening at the time.  There is not a lot of math content, but puts the math that is being learned in the classroom into a historical perspective.
Notebook It was $.99 Secondary 1, Secondary 2 I will be using this for taking notes and then posting them on my website.
Number Line Free 7th Grade Math Educational game to help students learn about gractions, decimals and percents by ordering equivalent fractions, decimals, and percents on a number line. Multiple levels.
Painless algebra challenge Free 8th Grade Math Quiz on review topics.
Pisa tower Free Secondary 2 Teaches angles
Pizza Fractions Free Special Ed. Math Quizzes students on fractions using animated pictures so pizza.
Pocket Revision, LTD - Algebra and Seuences 0.99 Secondary 1 Demonstrates basic arithmetic sequences.
Pocket Revisions, LTD - Stats, Graphs, Charts 0.99 Secondary 1 Visuals of different types of graphs for stats, basic enough to help those who have been absent.
PocketCAS Pro Free 9.99 Secondary 2, Secondary 3, Calculus Really nice graphs, symbolic manipulation
Polarsweep Free Secondary 2, AP Calc, College Prep Math It will help the students understand trig.
Polynomials Free Secondary 2 Gives short review lessons and then gives sample problems to do.
Prime factorization Free 7th Grade Math Good for teaching gcf and lcm, simplifying fractions, etc.
Proportion Solver Free 7th Grade Math Enter 3 of 4 parts of the proportion and Proportion Solver will complete the incomplete ratio. Could be used to check work or for practice.
Quick graph Free AP Calc Graphing any equation.  This will be especially useful when graphing 3D in Calc.
Quick graph Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 Graphs 2d and 3d images it is helpful for visualizing graphs
Quick Graph Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2 Colorful graphing app.  Can show 3D.
Ratio!!! free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math Review worksheets for ratios and percents.
SketchExplorer Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 Students can see what a construction looks like before trying it on their own. There is also work for slope for students still struggling with it. Investigate the Pythagorean Thm.
Sketchpad explorer Free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 It will help demonstrate transformations.
Slope Slider Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 Show students the basics of transforming a line.
Slope slider Free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 This app will help students see what happens to a line as the slope or y-intercept change.
Solids elementary hd Free Secondary 2, Geometry Very good visualizations of solids and their nets.
Statistics Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2 This app has several quizzes to review statistics from simple samples, to graphing, and data analysis. This app also covers stem and leaf plots; histograms; bar graphs; using mean, median, mode and range; measuring variations, and more.
Statistics Visualizer 0 Secondary 1 This is the free portion of some much more complete statistics apps.  During our statistics units it will be helpful in displaying useful diagrams and graphics.
Times tables quiz! (multiplication trainer) Free 7th Grade Math Assist students with increasing the speed of arithmetic calculations -specifically multiplication up through 9 times tables.
Transformation Trainer 3.99 Secondary 1 Quicker visual as to how the equation changes when a graph is moved.
Triangle Solve Free 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2 Allows you to plug in different parts of a right. Triangle to solve the whole triangle.
Triangle solver Free Secondary 3, Precalc, math 1060 Excellent for showing ssa ambiguous case
Units-free unit converter Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3, Science, tech Ed When you have to change from one unit to another. It has length, area, temperature, women's shoes sizes, and many more.
Virtual maniplulatives Free 7th Grade Math Used in helping students visualize the relationships of fractions, simplifying fractions, etc.
Your teacher math Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1, Secondary 2, Secondary 3 This app has many math problems organized by topics along with videos that can be used as practice and to reinforce what has been taught in the classroom.
YourTeacher math Free 7th Grade Math, 8th Grade Math, Secondary 1 Good resource for students who need extra help or have been absent.
Yourteacher.com Free Secondary 2 It will help in teaching geometry