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 additions:   k - 3   |   4 - 8

 algebra:   4 - 8   |   9 - 12

 consumer math:   k - 3   |   4 - 8   |   9 - 12

 cube:   4 - 8   |   9 - 12

 estimates:   k - 3   |   4 - 8

 geometry:   k - 3   |   4 - 8   |   9 - 12

 math & science:   4 - 8   |   9 - 12

 metrics:   4 - 8

 molecular modeling:   4 - 8

 numbers:   4 - 8   |   k - 3   |   4 - 8   |   9 - 12

 place values:   k - 3

 polygons:   9 - 12

 probability see statistics

 problem solving strategies:   9 - 12

 ratios:   4 - 8

 rectangles:   4 - 8   |   9 - 12

 roman numerals:   4 - 8   |   9 - 12

 slope linear regression:   9 - 12

 statistics / probability:   9 - 12

 string theory and black holes:   9 - 12

 tangrams:   9 - 12

 time tables:   pre - k   |   k - 3   |   4 - 8

 triangles:   9 - 12

 teaching mathematics:

 k - grade 12 general Math Forum - mega site - indexing college - and research level sites - feature = Ask Dr. Math elementary through college! cool math - interactive games to help students learn math skills for all age levels The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics - spanning the entire K - 12 range and tied to Math Standards, this great resource includes: - 1. i-Maths: online, interactive, multimedia math investigations. All i-Maths are built around interactive math applets, and some also include video clips. - 2. Internet-Based Lesson Plans: examples of how the Internet can be used to help create effective Standards-based mathematics lessons. - 3. Math-lets: math applets you can download and use to explore math and create interactive lessons on your own. - 4. Inquiry on Practice: video vignettes, research reports, and articles designed to encourage thinking and discussion about how to improve the teaching and learning. - 5. Selected Web Resources: use the dynamic table to selectively search over 1040 carefully reviewed resources Ask Dr. Math - can't find the answer to a question, he will get it for you     molecular modeling MathMol Hypermedia Textbook - an introductory point for those interested in the field of molecular modeling     numbers Numbers from 1 to 10 in Over 5000 Languages     quizzes brain builder - math edition - 500 million puzzles presented in a fun multimedia format to ensure unlimited hours of math enjoyment - sharpen your problem solving and critical thinking skills by tackling entertaining math puzzles

 pre-kindergarten general PreK - 2 - 34 excellent links     time tables THE FACTS, GIMME JUST THE FACTS!!!   2 - 6 - mathematics computation - the teaching and learning of mathematics is facilitated by the development of a definite task analysis - each skill builds upon and rests on the previous skills learned therefore, knowing all multiplication facts will help in the learning of subsequent skills in hard multiplication, division, fractions, etc.

 adult math consumer math ABCs of Figuring Interest   7 - adult Math in Daily Life - how to calculate square footage for home decorating - how to manage money better by understanding compound interest in credit card debit - hands - on activities are available in the Savings and Credit and Population Growth sections

 homeschool math HomeSchoolMath.Net - includes free work sheets and more

 teaching math games Games That Teach - explaines some challanging games to reinforce math skills     lesson plans NCTM Illuminations - provides lesson plans, vignettes, and more for mathematics teachers - written to help teachers "translate NCTM principles and standards for school mathematics into the classroom practice" National Council of Teachers of Mathematics - links to sections for teachers, families, researchers, and educational leaders - lists 13 annotated Web site links to directories and activities to help children learn math !!!     research papers Centre for Innovation in Mathematics Teaching - offers tools and research papers for math instruction at all levels     technology Technology Centers for the Integrated Technology Classroom - designing "theme" based activities, across the curriculum, incorporating technology, to be used as centers AAAS: Education & Human Resources - sections include: "Science+ Literacy," "Technology and Disability," "Science in the Community

 r e f e r e n c e :

 activities MegaMath is intended to bring unusual and important mathematical ideas to elementary school classrooms so that young people and their teachers can think about them together lesson plans for activities included in this well-designed site are supported by background information, concepts, materials, and more     Children's Literature Activities for the Classroom features hundreds of links to children's literature activity and lesson sites     Math-Kitecture   6 - 12 provides activities to help students study math through doing architecture     Interactive Mathematics Activities there are a multitude of resources on this website the sheer number of interactive activities is amazing if you are looking for something different, this is the place just a few of the activities: Abacus in Various Number Systems, Equivalent Fractions, Euclid's Game, Binary Color Device, Merlin's Magic Squares (modular arithmetic, boolean and linear algebra)and there are almost 300 more! Not a pretty site; but this is math background and overview of some of the games can be found at Cut The Knot!
 biographies Biographies of Women Mathematicians "These pages are part of an on-going project by students in mathematics classes at Agnes Scott College, in Atlanta, Georgia to illustrate the numerous achievements of women in the field of mathematics there are biographical essays or comments on most of the women mathematicians and some photos (which look best at more than 256 colors) our goal is for this list to continue to expand, and for more biographies to be completed"
 calculators Calculators On-line Center - links to over 7,800 calculators CALCULATOR PATTERN PUZZLES   k - 5 - gifted & talented RF21 Free Mathematics Software   9 - adult - you can create your own calculator on the computer Centre for Innovation in Mathematics Teaching - offers tools and research papers for math instruction at all levels

 chat www.mathnerds.com/mathnerds MathNerds provides free, discovery-based, mathematical guidance via an international, volunteer network of mathematicians
 dictionaries
 games aplusmath.com! includes flashcards for basic mathematical functions as well as more advanced ones math games are also available     NewtonsWindow   3 - 12 presents games, puzzles, riddles to help make learning math fun     Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles
 graphs Usage and Interpretation of Graphs   3 - 6 this lesson also involves problem solving and will require the student to use his/her processing skills developing, reading, and interpreting graphs is a vital skill in today's society it is a skill required in a variety of areas, specifically in science and math
 history Math for Kids   4 mega site search for history 1,300 authoritative biographies included is a glossary
 literacy Paulos and the Sporatic Exponent required reading for those concerned about math litereacy
 mistakes MathMistakes.Com this site also emphasizes philosophy and critical thinking skills
 plays License Plate Math   3 - 12 a fun game to play on the road as well on the computer     M&M MATH   1 - 6 The students will: 1. Plan and make the M&M cookies 2. Tally M&M's by color while eating cookie 3. Complete worksheet using math skills     Math Jeopardy   4 - 12 explains hou you can use this popular game to teach math concepts