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  1. 10Quickies.com - Gregory L. Gomez
    Half-page math review handouts, each consisting of ten standards-based problems woven into an original, one-of-a-kind illustration. Preview completed worksheets or request free samples of the colorful crayon-style drawings before purchasing. ...more>>

  2. Algebra - Fun with Calendars - Cynthia Lanius
    Take any calendar. Tell a friend to choose 4 days that form a square. If your friend tells you only the sum of the four days, you can tell her what the four days are. How does the puzzle work? Includes a extension page for designing your own puzzle, teachers ...more>>

  3. Amsterdam Tessellation Projects - M. Hos-McGrane
    Student tessellations created using the software program Tesselmania, inspired by a class trip to the Escher Exhibition in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. ...more>>

  4. Boomerang (SMILE) - Wilhelm L. Lilly, Kenwood Academy High School
    A lesson for grades 4-12 designed to teach students to estimate angles in degrees and distances in feet or meters; collect data and analyze a histogram; and (optionally) study gyroscopic precession and aerodynamics. From the Recreational and Creative ...more>>

  5. Cambridge Physics Outlet (CPO) Online - Tom Hsu
    An integrated math/science curriculum that builds skills in three levels for grades 4-8, 7-11, and 11/12+. Designed in 11 modules, the curriculum comes with student Activity Guides, detailed Teacher's Guides with full solutions, six kinds of assessment ...more>>

  6. CESAME Support Site for Investigations Discussions - CESAME, Brown University, Math Forum
    A place to share ideas, questions, and experiences from teaching TERC's Investigations in Number, Data and Space at four levels: Grades K-1; 2-3; 4-5; and Special Needs Students. Discussion archives are searchable and browseable, and you may also join ...more>>

  7. Dream Home Mathematics (SMILE) - Dennis W. Montgomery, Lyman Trumbull Academy
    A lesson for grades 5-12, designed to teach students to use basic math to determine affordability of a home based on a given income; calculate decimal placement for currency, percentages and interest; estimate affordability based on income; investigate ...more>>

  8. Equate: The Equation Thinking Game - Conceptual Math Media, Inc.
    Have fun creating equations crossword-style. An arithmetic version of Scrabble, Equate is a math board game for family and classroom. Earn higher scores by using division or fraction tiles, or by playing tiles on premium board positions that double or ...more>>

  9. Exclusive Educational Products - Exclusive Educational Products
    Order math resources and manipulatives for the curriculum of Ontario, Canada, as listed by grade or by the strands of number sense, measurement, patterning and algebra, geometry, data management, and assessment. Virtual workshops include samples from ...more>>

  10. Factors (SMILE) - Edwina R. Justice, Gunsaulus Scholastic Academy
    A lesson for grades 5-7 designed to teach students to find and record groups formed by using pennies; define factor, product, prime, and composite; write related number sentences; find the factors of whole numbers; classify numbers as prime or composite; ...more>>

  11. Fermi Off-the-Wall Math League - Karen Newell, Intermediate District 287, Plymouth, Minnesota
    A Fermi question is posed with limited information given, and requires that students ask many more questions; for example, "How many water balloons would it take fill the school gymnasium?" ("What are the approximate dimensions of the gym?") Register ...more>>

  12. Fifth Grade (AAA Math) - John Banfill
    Interactive math exercises, lessons, and games covering basic math requirements, concepts and methods, for fifth grade. ...more>>

  13. Fraction Help - Math Forum, Teacher2Teacher FAQ
    Answers to a frequently asked question: How do I help students learn about fractions? ...more>>

  14. Fractions and Decimals (Highline Advanced Math Program) - Don and Jerre McQuinn; Highline Council PTSA, Seattle, WA
    Introductions to fractions and decimals, for grades 5-6. Addition, subtraction, division, factoring; mixed numbers. ...more>>

  15. funschool.com
    A site the goal of which is to make learning fun, and to communicate educational concepts in an effective manner, offering over 700 educational games and activities, many of them math-related. See also funschool's sister site, http://www.kaboose.com/. ...more>>

  16. The Geometer's Sketchpad - Key Curriculum Press
    Geometry software for Euclidean, coordinate, transformational, analytic, and fractal geometry, recommended for students from grade 5 through college. Developed for geometry, students now also use Sketchpad's flexibility and reach to explore algebra, trigonometry, ...more>>

  17. Grade Five Problems - The Canadian School Math Page
    A variety of word problems at the Canadian 5th grade level, with hints and answers. ...more>>

  18. Grades 4-5: Lesson Plans (The Lesson Plans Page) - Kyle Yamnitz, Univ. of Missouri
    A searchable archive of lesson plans for arithmetic, patterns, basic operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division), time, estimation, graphs, place value, fractions, measurement, number sense, and many more. Includes suggestions for games ...more>>

  19. Hands-On Math Activities for Grades 4-6 - Wendy Sawatzky
    Designed for a grade 5 class, but adaptable for grades 4 or 6. Teacher notes and ready-made task cards are available for each activity. Topics include numbers and operations, geometry, problem solving, measurement, data management and analysis. ...more>>

  20. Highline Advanced Math Program - Don and Jerre McQuinn; Highline Council PTSA, Seattle, WA
    A math enrichment program for students in grades 5-7. Lessons (first and second year) and a homework helper; Math Quizzer; definitions, and unit conversions. Also practice quizzes for the Olympiads. ...more>>

  21. Honeycomb Hotel: A Unit in Logic - Barbara De Roes
    A lesson plan for grades 5-12+, for teaching deductive logic, using puzzles not dependent upon language. "Honeycomb Hotel is a game of logic and deduction. You must determine which symbols are on which doors of the Honeycomb Hotel, and the exact path ...more>>

  22. Incorporating Word Problems into Basic Skills Development - Gerald A. Baldino; Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute
    Teaching word problems and methods of solution: a unit concerned with practical approaches to problem solving at the elementary mathematical level. It presents concepts and ideas calculated to encourage educators to concentrate on and deal with everyday ...more>>

  23. Interior Design (SMILE) - Sally Hill, Horatio May Community Academy
    A lesson for grades 4-6 designed to teach students to calculate area and perimeter in inches. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement. ...more>>

  24. An Introduction to Area and Perimeter (SMILE) - Edwina R. Justice, Gunsaulus Scholastic Academy
    A lesson for grades 4-7 designed to use a phenomenological approach to teach students to measure, record, discover, and apply rules for area and perimeter. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons ...more>>

  25. Introduction to Fractions Using Cuisenaire Rods (SMILE) - Gwendolyn M. Manson, Benjamin Banneker School
    A lesson for grade 5 designed to teach students to develop concept and fractional relations; learn numerical values of rods and relate them to color and length; use varied approaches to discovering new fractional relations; write a problem-solving story; ...more>>

  26. An Introduction to Percent (SMILE) - Kenneth Surdell, Lewis School
    A lesson for grade 5 designed to develop a basic understanding that percent is a comparison of some number to 100; and to teach students to convert fractions to percent, percent to decimals, and vice versa, with a minimum of 90 percent accuracy. From ...more>>

  27. An Introduction to Pi and the Area of a Circle (SMILE) - Edwina R. Justice, Gunsaulus Scholastic Academy
    A lesson for grades 5-7 that uses a phenomenological approach to observe and discuss the relation between circumference and diameter and how that relation, called pi, is used in the formula for the area of a circle. From the Geometry and Measurement section ...more>>

  28. Making Ice Cream (SMILE) - Vickie Townsend, Crown Fine Arts Community Academy
    A lesson for grades 5-8 designed to teach students to change a recipe to arrive at the amount of each ingredient needed to serve a given number of people; explore, observe, examine, measure and mix the ingredients provided; and convert metric units to ...more>>

  29. Math and Soccer Video - Sharp Tack Productions
    A video revealing the role played by numbers, graphs, geometry, algebra, angles, area, surveys, and chance data in the game of soccer; for example, how a goalie relies on the properties of angles to know where to stand when defending the goals, and on ...more>>

  30. Math Blaster - Knowledge Adventure, Inc.
    Follow links to products and then math to find packages for ages 4-6, 6-9, 9-12, and Pre-Algebra. ...more>>

  31. MATHGYM Mathematics Training Programme - Paul Dooley
    A tutorial from Australia designed to help 10-16-year-olds develop mathematical problem-solving ability, with five SETs of 20 problems typical to many math competitions. Students are given a Training Problem to solve, with necessary background theory, ...more>>

  32. Math Is Everywhere: A Problem Solving Teaching Unit - Joseph A. Montagna; Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute
    A discussion of a variety of strategies for math problem solving, with examples of how to use them and why the development of problem-solving skills is important. The unit is accompanied by a kit of materials available through the Yale-New Haven Teachers ...more>>

  33. Math Online - Salem-Keiser Public Schools, Oregon
    Salem-Keizer Public Schools of Salem, Oregon, designed this collection of daily math problems to help students in the third, fifth, and eighth grades prepare for the State of Oregon CIM Benchmark exams. Student exercises are organized by grade level, ...more>>

  34. Math Stories.com: House of Math Word Problems for Children - MathStories.com, Inc.
    Word problems for grades 1-6, singly and in interactive or printable worksheets. Problems cover all five major math strands, and include open-ended and critical thinking problems. Problems are aligned to state and NCTM standards, and available in English ...more>>

  35. Math Tools Grade 5 - Math Forum
    A community library of software tools for fifth grade math students (10-11 year-olds) and their teachers. Math5 is one section in the Math Forum's Math Tools digital library of software for computers, calculators, PDAs, and other handheld devices, with ...more>>

  36. Math Web-Linked Lesson Plans (grades 1-6) - McGraw-Hill School Division
    Web-linked activities and lesson plans related to chapter themes in McGraw-Hill's mathematics program Math in My World, providing directed explorations of Web sites, with student project sheets to print, and teacher answer keys. ...more>>

  37. Maximizing & Minimizing the Area of Rectangles Given a Fixed Perimeter (SMILE) - Tim Amrein, Franklin Fine Arts Center
    A lesson for grades 5-8 designed to teach students to analyze and solve problems in which rectangles with identical perimeters are compared to maximize or minimize area; collect data and search for patterns and generalizable relations; represent problem ...more>>

  38. Mean, Median, Mode, etc. (SMILE) - Charlotte Goldwater, Kenwood Academy
    A lesson for grades 4-12 designed to teach students to generate their own data and then analyze their information, teaching such concepts as mean, mode, and median; histogram; bar graph; probability; and circle graph. From the Probability and Statistics ...more>>

  39. Measurement (cup, pt, qt, gal) (SMILE) - JoAnn Campbell, Leslie Lewis School
    A 5th grade lesson designed to teach students to rename measurements with cups, pints, quarts, and gallons, and to choose appropriate units of capacity. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by ...more>>

  40. Measuring Mixed Numbers (SMILE) - Karen Trout, Sumner Math and Science Academy
    A lesson for grade 5 designed to teach students the need and everyday use of mixed numbers; to measure different lengths to the nearest fraction of an inch; to review equivalent values of fractions; how to come up with the common denominator and why; ...more>>

  41. The Million $ Mission - Cynthia Lanius
    You have your choice of two payment options on your new job: 1. One cent on the first day, two cents on the second day, and double your salary every day thereafter for the thirty days; or 2. Exactly $1,000,000. (That's one million dollars!) What's the ...more>>

  42. Mission: Possible (SMILE) - Mary Terhune, Rachel Carson School
    A lesson for grades 5-8, designed to teach students to convert scaled directions in inches to actual measurements in feet; correctly measure distances on an outdoor path; and enlarge a section of a map 5:1. From the Practical and Applied Math section ...more>>

  43. NASA KIDS - Science @ NASA
    Puzzles, games, and science stories for students in grades 5-8, from the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Students can earn certificates by joining the NASA KIDS Club and completing its learning activities. Mathematics teachers can ...more>>

  44. NASA Smart Skies FlyBy Math - NASA Airspace Systems: Ames Research Center
    Distance-Rate-Time Problems in Air Traffic Control for Grades 5-9. Six rich, standards-linked problems, each with student worksheets and teacher guides and related materials. Each features a guided experiment for students to carry out. Worksheets provide ...more>>

  45. NCTM San Diego Sessions on the WWW and Pedagogy - Mathematics Education at the Math Forum
    Summaries of three presentations from the 74th Annual NCTM Meeting, 25-28 April 1996, San Diego, CA. ...more>>

  46. Number Patterns in Pascal's Triangle (SMILE) - Ulysses Harrison, Dunbar Vocational High School
    A lesson for grades 5 and up designed to enable students to recognize the integers, rows, and columns that comprise Pascal's Triangle. The main objective of the lesson is to enable students to reproduce the first eleven rows of Pascal's Triangle by recalling ...more>>

  47. Online Math Lab - Eric Bitter, Clovis Unified School District - CAL Online
    Modules on fractions, decimals, and percents offer tutorials and problems for students in grades 4-12. ...more>>

  48. Percentages (SMILE) - Emma Taylor, Douglass Math and Science Academy
    A lesson for grades 5-6 designed to introduce students to percents; demonstrate how to change fractions to decimals; and show how to change decimals to percents. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science ...more>>

  49. PlaneMath - InfoUse, in cooperation with NASA
    Materials for elementary school students about math and aeronautics, designed to stimulate and motivate students with physical disabilities in grades 4-7 to pursue aeronautics-related careers via the development and delivery of accessible math education ...more>>

  50. Prime and Composite Numbers (SMILE) - Charlotte Goldwater, Kenwood Academy
    A lesson for grades 5-9 that presents a systematic method of deciding whether a number is prime. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement. ...more>>


 
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