Math Forum Internet News

Volume 9, Number 40

___________________________________________
Back to Table of Contents
___________________________________________

4 October 2004                                  Vol. 9, No. 40

                   THE MATH FORUM INTERNET NEWS

       Elementary School Math Club - UTOPIA | Test Prep Review
                       Mathematician of the Day


                   ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MATH CLUB

        http://utopia.utexas.edu/explore/math/index.html

   The Elementary School Math Club consists of five plans for
   group activities that may be used by teachers or parents.

     - Math Mobile
     - Number Paths
     - "Guess the Number" Magic Trick
     - The Human Counting Machine
     - A Math Mural

   This University of Texas at Austin site also offers these
   resources for teachers:

       Lesson Plans & Activities
       http://utopia.utexas.edu/educators/math.html

-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-

                      TEST PREP REVIEW

               http://www.testprepreview.com/

   As the title of this site indicates, there are materials to
   help users review in preparation to take a variety of tests,
   including the GRE, SAT, ACT, and Praxis. Under each of the
   free practice test areas, there are self-assessment modules
   with a set of online practice problems. The site suggests
   that users answer the self-assessment questions, take notes
   of any significant gaps in understanding, and then use the
   links to online resources to work on those skills.

-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-   

                   MATHEMATICIAN OF THE DAY

   http://www-gap.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/Day_files/Now.html

   The Mathematician of the Day is a feature of the MacTutor
   History of Mathematics archive created by John J. O'Connor
   and Edmund F. Robertson. Information includes:

     - Mathematicians born on this day
     - Mathematicians who died on this day
     - Online Posters to print

   Use the links in the purple box for the previous day's or
   next day's anniversaries, or for a full year view.

                              \|/

          MATHEMATICIAN'S BIRTHDAY CALENDAR 2004-2005

           http://mathforum.org/~judyann/calendar/

   Judy Ann Brown's site celebrates mathematics through the
   months by remembering the birthdays of favorite
   mathematicians. Print out web pages or download PDFs of
   birthday calendars for any given month.
            
-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-\-/-|-

                      CHECK OUT OUR WEB SITE:

        The Math Forum  http://mathforum.org/
          Ask Dr. Math  http://mathforum.org/dr.math/
  Problems of the Week  http://mathforum.org/pow/
   Mathematics Library  http://mathforum.org/library/
            Math Tools  http://mathforum.org/mathtools/
       Teacher2Teacher  http://mathforum.org/t2t/
     Discussion Groups  http://mathforum.org/discussions/
   Join the Math Forum  http://mathforum.org/join.forum.html
      Send comments to  the Math Forum Internet Newsletter editors
             Donations  http://deptapp.drexel.edu/ia/GOL/giftsonline1_MF.asp
    Ask Dr. Math Books  http://mathforum.org/pubs/dr.mathbooks.html

   _o    \o_       __|    \ /     |__        o _   o/  \o/
  __|- __/   \__/o   \o    |    o/    o/__/  /\   /|    |
     \   \   /  \    / \  /o\  / \    /   \  / |  / \  / \

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

_____________________________________
Home || The Math Library || Quick Reference || Search || Help 
_____________________________________

© 1994-2014 Drexel University. All rights reserved.
http://mathforum.org/
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.
Math Forum Internet Newsletter editors