Times Tables Teacher

Times Tables Teacher

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LISTEN, READ, PLAY & LEARN ! (includes Teaching TIPS)

TIMES TABLES TEACHER is an educational product. Its objective is to help commit to memory the 1 to 12 times tables through the age old tried and proven method of repetition. It utilizes a user friendly interface and interactive design to help challenge and stimulate the young mind. Users can choose to read times tables’ lists or listen to them being read aloud by the 'teacher'. This aids with both active and passive learning. Test modes are fun and encourage retention and self appraisal. Best of all, this product can be used anywhere and anytime. Maths made fun and easy!

Use on any size device.

Features:
-LISTEN to the lists of times tables being recited.
-Teaching instructions & TIPS.
-Easy to read hand written font.
-Practice modes.
-Test modes.
-Check wrong answers.
-Monitor time & scores.
-Multi-language support (English, French, German, Italian)
-Enable/Disable sound effects.
-Optimized for all android phones and tablets.
-Modify speech rate.
-Speech turns off with incoming calls.

USER MANUAL

The HOME page is the navigation hub. It is available in 2 formats; SINGLE PAGE or LIST. The default view can easily be set in SETTINGS.

The desired times tables can be selected and deselected individually or all at once using the SELECT button on the right side of the menu bar.

The MODE button is used to select an activity. These include;

(1) PRACTICE mode

This section allows the user to practice the selected times tables by reading and listening. The latter is achieved by using the READ button. The REPEAT function extends the read out to 5 cycles. The user may select from 4 languages. Currently supported languages are English, French, German and Italian. More languages will be added in the future.

The times tables are displayed in a clear hand written style and on a contrasting background which allows easy reading.

PREV and NEXT buttons enable scrolling through the selected times tables.

(2) TEST modes (SEQUENTIAL and RANDOM)

These are interactive timed modes and encourages the user to self examine.

The selected times tables are generated in sequence (1x1=, 1x2=, 1x3=) or randomly (1x2=, 1x3=, 1x1=).

Visual and sound effects provide a fun, entertaining and stimulating environment. The user is rewarded with applause for correct answers and cheers for perfect results.

The TEST modes measure accuracy and competence. It entices the user to better previous times and results.

(3) WRONG ANSWER mode

This section allows the user to review errors made in the TEST modes and relearn. This can be achieved again by reading and listening. Practice makes perfect!

(4) TRICKY mode

This section provides a list of the most difficult times tables that trouble children.

(5) TIPS mode

Suggests some tips and tricks to help memorize the Times Tables.

The BEST SCORES button accesses a database of saved results. Entry to this elite page is achieved by completing the whole times tables (144). Rating is based primarily on the number of correct answers followed by time taken.

The START button is used to commence the selected mode/activities.

Defaults can be selected in SETTINGS. In this section HOME view, start in mode and language can be selected. Button and Test Mode sound effects can be enabled or disabled.

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Recently changed in this version

IMPROVEMENTS
-update for kitkat
-Added animation for buttons.
-Corrected scaling on some phones (for Ronnie).
-Direct option to wrong answer page after test.
-Up scaling for 7,8, 10 inch tablets.
-Added Speech Rate selection in settings.
-Longer pause between individual sums (For John). For OS >4.0.
-Fixed "x" for "times" in Android OS 4.0 (for Neil).
-Added confirmation box prior to restart & exit on test modes. (My daughter accidentally restarted on several occasions).


Comments and ratings for Times Tables Teacher
  • (75 stars)

    by Nick Gonzalez on 29/08/2013

    This app makes learning fun.

  • (75 stars)

    by ronnie nelson on 19/07/2013

    This is still one of the best apps of its kind. My kid comes back to this app time and time again. Thanks of correct scaling. Everything just works.

  • (75 stars)

    by Doug on 31/07/2012

    Great simple app! My five yr old loves it. Great find! Highly recommend.

  • (75 stars)

    by A Google User on 31/07/2012

    Great simple app! My five yr old loves it. Great find! Highly recommend.

  • (75 stars)

    by Aaron on 15/06/2012

    It made really weird noises when using it and the buttons r really small. Not to figure out how to workthe app though

  • (75 stars)

    by Neil on 14/03/2012

    On Asus TF201:- To say "6 ex 1 equals 6" instead of "6 times 1 equals 6" is mind-boggling. It's the times table for goodness sake. I look forward to the corrected update. I note that the German, French and Italian versions seem to be able to overcome the"

  • (75 stars)

    by Simon on 27/11/2011

    This app has revolutionised times-tables for my daughter and her school results have improved dramatically. Thank you!