Questions? Call 888-498-0614


Manufacturer: Educational Insights

Model Number: 8490

Recommended Age: Ages 6 and up

Availability: In stock



Warning: Choking Hazard

Shipping Weight: 1 pound

Model Number: 8490

Product Dimensions: 9.8 x 4 x 6.1 inches

More Views


Portable electronic math game that keeps kids motivated to learn math. LCD screen clearly displays problems horizontally and vertically and gives immediate feedback. Switches to a full-function calculator with the touch of a button. Practice math facts anywhere with this engaging handheld game. MathShark offers quizzes at eight different skill levels in addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, and percentages.

- Motivates math learning
- Improves problem-solving recall
- Encourages independent, parent-free learning
- Requires 2 AA batteries (not included)

Activities and outcomes:
Teachers, children and families demonstrate, pretend, play, create and solve problems with a wide variety of educational resources, toys, games and building sets. With interesting topics ranging from colors, shapes, math and language, to science, nature, food and culture, children develop early language, math and social skills while they practice fine motor skills and learn to understand their world.

Why we like Learning Resources:
- Active, engaged learning through hands-on experience
- Great for children at home or in the classroom
- Common Core State Standards Alignment

Learning Resources® is a leading global manufacturer of innovative, hands-on educational products trusted by teachers and parents, and loved by children for over 30 years. More than 1,100 high-quality products engage children and their families, and function as educational resources for preschool, kindergarten, primary, and middle-school teachers.

The company’s mission is to support teachers and parents by providing unique, high-quality educational tools that enhance instruction and provide engaging learning experiences that meet children's individual needs. Hands-on learning makes abstract concepts concrete, which fires the imagination and builds insight.

Learning Resources® award-winning brands include Pretend & Play®, Smart Snacks®, New Sprouts™, Gears! Gears! Gears!® Primary Science, Hands-On Standards® publications, Rainbow Fractions® and Reading Rods®.

Headquartered in Vernon Hills, Illinois with products sold in more than 80 countries