||(Windows 95/98/Classic Mac Only!!!)
(Jewel Case) (NFLMATHMJ)
Publisher: Sanctuary Woods
Children / Reading
Ages: 8 - 12
4 stars from CD-ROM Today
More Than 3,000 Different Math
The most exciting way to score better grades in math.
Football is a game of numbers. And when kids guide their favorite NFL team down
the field by answering math questions, it all adds up to better learning
skills. Featuring 3D photo-realistic animations, NFL Math has real teams, real
players, stats, workshops - in short, the whole nine yards.
Charts, Graphs & Averages. Math takes on
a whole new meaning when kids look up - even print out - stats of their
Real World Applications. To move the ball,
kids pick a play, then answer one of the hundreds of football-related math
Arcade-Style Fun. By combining video game
play with curriculum-based questions, kids are encouraged to improve math
17 Essential Concepts. If they need help
with a math problem, kids can call a timeout and head to the Coach's
- Word Problems
- Odd/Even Numbers
- Positive/Negative Numbers
- Place Value
Windows 95/98 Only! Will not run on Windows XP or
Classic Macintosh Only! Will not run on OS/X.
CD-ROM Today, March 1996
"If you've ever had to explain why you absolutely have to
spend Thanksgiving Day planted in front of your wide-screen, this disc will do
it for you. Football helps with percentages, equalities, averaging, and
decimals. The game is really a giant math lesson, cleverly disguised with
shoulder pads and Gatorade.
"At least, it appears that way, judging From NFL Math.
Designed for 8 to 12 year olds (whom you couldn't teach to eat candy and watch
TV if they didn't want to), the disc is an attempt to yoke children's natural
attraction to watching grown men pound each other into soup with their
not-so-natural attraction to performing math equations.
"By and large the attempt succeeds...Kids who love football
(and who could use a boost in the math department) will genuinely enjoy
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