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Power My Learning- Great Resource for Parents and Teachers

I'm not sure if my daughter or I was more excited about finding these easy to use math games on Power My Learning.  In the last two days my daughter has asked about a million times to play these games.  So far we have only been exploring the math section under Kindergarten.   She seemed to really enjoy most of the counting games until she got into geometry and was working on  2D versus 3D shapes. 

It was nice to see where she struggled so I could in turn find some new ideas on how to teach that portion to her.  I adore being her first and forever teacher and tools like this make it much easier. There are so many games that I'm sure if your kid likes dinosaurs they probably have a dino game!  My daughter wanted to play all the Curious George games.  


I also have a touch screen computer and that made playing the games more interactive rather then a traditional mouse.  I did try to have her play on my tablet but for some reason the site slowed down on my tablet.  Might be more of a tablet issue over the site so no worries go get on and find your child's grade level and get them reviewing before school starts again.  


Not only is this website great for parents but for teachers as well.   The site has thousands of free games, videos, and interactives in all major K-12 subjects and best part they are aligned to the Common Core Standards for education.  This is by far a webpage you need to bookmark, pin on Pintrest, share on Facebook, write it on a sticky note so you have access to it:  POWER MY LEARNING.  



Disclosure:  This is a paid sponsor post but all opinions on the review are 100% mine. 

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