Grow your plants by solving math problems.
Playful Math in Math Garden
Improve math abilities in a motivating and fun way with Math Garden. Math Garden is a playful online environment for students to practice math at their own level. It is available to families, schools and other educational institutions. Math Garden contains a broad range of exercises making it suitable for primary school children from the age of four untill middle school students and even adults.
The backend of Math Garden provides detailed information about the performance of its users:
- individual and group performance
- comparison with up-to-date reference groups
- tracking of improvement in performance over time
- insight into strengths, trouble spots and typical mistakes
Practising at your own level
Math Garden uses an innovative adaptive system that is developed at the University of Amsterdam. This system automatically adjusts the difficulty of math exercises to the ability level of a user. All users, beginners and advanced users, always receive items matched to their ability level. This ensures that Math Garden is motivating for users of all ability levels.
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In Math Garden, both performance and effort are rewarded with virtual incentives. Each math operation is represented by a different game plant that grows as math ability on that math operation improves. Children must maintain their garden, because if they do not play in it regularly, the plants will wither. In this way, Math Garden stimulates users to practice on a weekly basis. Commitment is not only rewarded with blooming plants but also with virtual coins. The more often users practice, the more coins they earn. Their coins can be exchanged for a variety of enticing prizes. Math Garden contains the following games: