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#1 Bethany Grace

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Posted 17 July 2017 - 12:58 AM

I think we are set on using MUS for Algebra in the fall. I'm wondering if the blocks are needed, or would the app be sufficient? I only have one younger dd, who likely won't use MUS, so I hate to buy the blocks if we don't need them,

#2 SparklyUnicorn

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Posted 17 July 2017 - 06:08 AM

Nope.  The app would be sufficient.  We used MUS A1 and while he sometimes demonstrated a concept in the video using blocks (which I personally found more confusing than helpful), that was enough right there. 

 

I bought them for pre a...mostly I wanted something new and shiny for for my math hating kid.  That was a waste even for pre a. 


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#3 Bethany Grace

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Posted 17 July 2017 - 11:12 AM

Thanks! 🙂
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#4 MerryAtHope

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Posted 18 July 2017 - 01:43 PM

One of mine used them and found them really helpful (I was pleasantly surprised!). The other didn't use them (and either there wasn't an app then or I didn't know about it).


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