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  1. Why It Is Important to Learn Algebra - EdSource
    This PDF document is a parent/student guide explaining why Algebra I is a required subject, how it helps prepare students for the future, how Algebra I fits into the student's high school math program, and what parents can do to support their student's ...more>>

  2. Why It's Hard to Fold a Triangle in Half (Math Chat) - Frank Morgan, MAA Online
    For a circular piece of paper, the lines along which you can fold it "in half" (with half the area on each side) are precisely the lines through the center. What other shapes work the same way? This works for lots of shapes, such as rectangles, parallelograms, ...more>>

  3. Why Study Math? How to Study Math - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math FAQ
    Why do we need to learn math? When are we ever going to use it in real life? Math study tips. ...more>>

  4. Why Teach Mathematics? - Harold Brochmann
    A series of articles addressing the questions Why do we have to learn this stuff? Why do we teach mathematics? Is the mathematics we teach relevant? Why is teaching mathematics so difficult? ...more>>

  5. Wikipedia Mathematics
    The free encyclopedia's entries on mathematics. A wiki is a collection of interlinked web pages, any of which can be visited and edited by anyone at any time. Many pages also available in a range of foreign languages. ...more>>

  6. Wild About Math! - Sol Lederman
    Math posts, which date back to October, 2007, have included "10 ways to get wild about Math," "How to square large numbers quickly (part 1)," "26 tips for using learning styles to help your kids with Math," "The algebra of cross-multiplication," "Flexagon ...more>>

  7. William's Home Page - William Gibbs
    A collection of activities that use simple materials to help students explore mathematical concepts. Topics include: shapes and patterns made from paper circles; geometrical activities with magic paper; window patterns from geometrical shapes; where there ...more>>

  8. Will it rot my students' brains if they use Mathematica? - Theodore W. Gray and Jerry Glynn
    Excerpts from the introduction to The Beginner's Guide to Mathematica V4. Jerry: "I have young students who reach for their calculators to get the answer to 5×6. My response, when I see that, is to explain that such behavior is socially unacceptable, ...more>>

  9. Wilson A. 'Snowflake' Bentley (1865-1931) - Tobias C. Brown
    An American farmer who spent most of his life producing photomicrographs of snowflakes at his Jericho, Vermont farm. The site includes a Snow Crystal Display with a sequence of 26 images. ...more>>

  10. WINDandSEA - The Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences Internet Locator - The NOAA Central Library
    An atmospheric and oceanic sciences Internet Resource Locator with over 800 selected links to science and policy sites organized by topic and alphabetically within topic. Current interest topics (Year of the Ocean; El Nino)a teacher's corner with teaching-related ...more>>

  11. window into a math classroom - Sadie Estrella
    A snapshot-driven blog subtitled "a glimpse into a math classroom once a day." Estrella's posts, enlivened with pictures of her students and of their work on classroom dry-erase whiteboards, have included "Trying Math Meta-Cognition," "More Arguing about ...more>>

  12. WinFiles.com Windows Shareware Collection - CNET, Inc.
    A searchable virtual shareware library. Newest shareware, and shareware classified and sorted by platform on "categories" pages - for details, see the Readme file. Includes calculators, mathematical graphing tools, unit converters, educational games and ...more>>

  13. WinFlash Flashcard Library - Open Window Software
    A general purpose study program for helping students memorize math facts. Free flashcard decks and a fractions problem generator for use in mastering basic arithmetic facts. For use with any of the WinFlash series of flashcard-based learning systems. ...more>>

  14. A Winning Division - Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
    A farmer plans to divide a triangular piece of land evenly between his son and daughter. Because he wants to be scrupulously fair, he would like the two pieces to have not only equal areas but also equal perimeters. Where should he draw the line? This ...more>>

  15. Winpossible
    Online math courses in Winpossible's learning environment replicate the live classroom experience through authoring, presentation and distribution technologies that allow students to hear the teacher's voice and see their handwriting over the Internet. ...more>>

  16. Wisconsin Center for Education Research (WCER) - School of Education, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison
    One of the oldest and largest education research centers in the world, providing an environment where some of the country's leading scholars conduct basic and applied education research. The WCER roster includes nearly two dozen research centers and projects ...more>>

  17. Wisconsin Mathematics Talent Search - Mathematics Department, Univ. of Wisconsin
    Each school year, the Talent Search creates five sets of five problems each and distributes them to high school and middle school students in the state of Wisconsin and throughout the world. These problems are not easy, but their solutions do not require ...more>>

  18. Wise Education and Behavior - Rachel Wise
    Educational and behavioral tips on math strategies include "Using Games to Teach Computation"; "Teaching Mental Math"; and "Keywords, Relevant Information, Creating Visuals." ...more>>

  19. Without Geometry, Life Is Pointless - Avery Pickford
    "Musings on math, education, teaching, and research" by a teacher. Blog posts, which date back to May, 2010, have included "What Makes a Problem Great," "Habits of Mind," "My 6th Grade Version of Algebra," "Technology in School: Where's My Hovercraft? ...more>>

  20. wNetSchool
    A resource for K-12 teachers, with some information for adult education teachers (i.e., the GED exam). Subscribing to the site is free, but one may also enter without subscribing. wNetSchool provides lesson plans centered around the Internet or educational ...more>>

  21. Wolfram|Alpha - Wolfram Alpha LLC
    A computational knowledge engine that "computes whatever can be computed about anything." Query Alpha about "essentially any kind of systematic factual knowledge," with particular strengths in "areas where computation or mathematics have traditionally ...more>>

  22. The Wolfram Demonstrations Project - Wolfram Research, Inc.
    A web collection of freely available demonstrations in math, science, and many other areas. Interact with the demonstrations directly in your browser. Each Demonstration contains a set of related links to sites such as MathWorld, The Wolfram Functions ...more>>

  23. Women and Mathematics Network (WAM) - Committee for the Participation of Women, Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
    A consortium of Program Directors of outreach programs in mathematics for women and girls, providing professional development opportunities for program directors; forums for sharing ideas and expertise; workshops and forums for prospective directors of ...more>>

  24. Women in Math Project - Marie Vitulli; Department of Mathematics, University of Oregon
    Information on all aspects of women and math, including bibliographies of publications (with a search engine), an extensive collection of biographies, links to associations, job, grant, and scholarship opportunities, conferences, workshops and programs, ...more>>

  25. Women & Mathematics - Key Issues in Mathematics at the Math Forum
    Find sites relevant to women, girls, and gender equity in the Math Forum's Internet Mathematics Library. ...more>>

  26. Women's Adventures in Science - National Academy of Sciences
    This project of the National Academy of Sciences showcases contemporary women in science, and highlights for young people the varied careers of some of today's most prominent scientists. The site draws from and accompanies Women's Adventures in Science, ...more>>

  27. Women's Studies Database - University of Maryland
    The women's studies database serves those interested in the women's studies profession and women's issues in general. Collections of conference announcements, pedagogy and other bibliographies by and about women, calls for papers, employment opportunities, ...more>>

  28. WomenTechWorld eStore - National Institute for Women in Trades, Technology & Science
    A clearinghouse for products related to women in technology, trade, and law enforcement occupations. Math titles include Developing Math Learning Skills: A Parallel Support Course for the Math-Anxious Student; Spatial Encounters: Exercises in Spatial ...more>>

  29. The Wonders of Mathematics - Galileo Educational Network Association
    Scores of different puzzles tailored for use in school math fairs. See also photo displays of recent math fairs. ...more>>

  30. Woodlands Math Zone - Woodlands Junior School, Kent, U.K.
    Pages aimed at 7-11 year olds. Interactive games for math practice are organized under the following topics: Number Skills; Shape & Space Skills; Mental Maths; Preparing for Sats; Educational Games; Times Tables; Measures/Time; Worksheets; Understanding ...more>>

  31. The Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellowship - The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation
    The Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in mathematics, science, engineering, and technology—including current undergraduates, recent college graduates, midcareer professionals, ...more>>

  32. The Woodrow Wilson Leadership Program in Mathematics - The Woodrow Wilson Leadership Program for Teachers (WWLPT)
    WWLPT provides leadership development for and in collaboration with K-12 teachers through residential institutes, outreach institutes held around the country, publications by and for teachers, listservs, and its web site. Its mathematics resources include ...more>>

  33. Word Add In Insert Graph - Martin Weissman
    If you aree using MS Word and need to insert a graph, with points or a line, this free template does the job, easily and quickly. ...more>>

  34. Word.Net's Ambigram Website - David Holst
    An ambigram is a word or words that can be read in more than one way or from more than a single vantage point, such as both right side up and upside down (from Latin: ambi=both + gram=letter). Read the FAQ or create your own ambigrams online. ...more>>

  35. Wordplay - John Langdon
    On the application of ambigrams (words as art) in various fields of study. Most ambigrams are based on one form of symmetry or another; most of Langdon's ambigrams exemplify rotational symmetry. ...more>>

  36. Word Problems for Kids - St. Francis Xavier University; Canada's SchoolNet
    Word problems by level for students in grades 5-12, which can help improve problem-solving skills. A hints link is available for difficult problems. Complete solutions are available upon request to teachers with e-mail addresses. From students, principals, ...more>>

  37. Word Problems III - Energy Conservation Enhancement Project
    Perimeter, area, and volume measurements; shading the exterior of a home. Math objectives: 1. Use correct formulas to compute geometric measurements. 2. Complete a variety of word problems involving three geometrical functions: area, volume, perimeter. ...more>>

  38. Word Problems - Jim Loy
    Translating word problems into equations, using algebra, then solving the equation(s) and checking your work. ...more>>

  39. Word Problems - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math FAQ
    When I'm given a 'word problem', where do I start? A variety of approaches for tackling word problems. ...more>>

  40. Word problems that lead to simple linear equations. - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
    An introduction to the mathematical representation of word problems, with a simple interactive exploration of linear equations. ...more>>

  41. Words & Numbers
    Providers of content development services to K–12 educational publishers in the basal, supplemental, assessment, and new media markets. In particular, see their featured math projects and activities for the CBS television drama NUMB3RS. Founded in 2000 ...more>>

  42. Working Together - Math Forum, a Classic Problem from the Ask Dr. Math FAQ
    Jack can paint a house in 5 days, and Richard can paint the same house in 7 days. Working together, how long will it take them to finish the job? ...more>>

  43. Working with Fractions Using Pattern Blocks - Margo Lynn Mankus
    The objective of What's My Number? is to name the size of an object given the size of 1 unit. Materials include pattern blocks cutouts, a pattern block grid, a pattern block Java applet, and links to other pattern block activities elsewhere on the web. ...more>>

  44. Workplace Essential Skills: Resources Related to the SCANS Competencies and Foundation Skills - Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Dept. of Labor
    This PDF report provides the results of a comparison of the workplace basic skills defined by the Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills (SCANS) with skill frameworks developed by a variety of national and international organizations. The ...more>>

  45. Worksheet Works - WorksheetWorks.com
    This site generates high quality PDFs of worksheets with the flick of a few checkboxes. Just specify level of difficulty, range of numbers, font size, or other parameters. ...more>>

  46. World Education.Net Directory - Edutech
    A searchable CD-ROM in the form of an offline browser that provides everything needed to help teachers get started using the Internet, providing a database of institutions involved in education worldwide, including email addresses, contact names and details, ...more>>

  47. World Math Day - 3P Learning
    The World Math Day website provides five- to eighteen-year olds with mental arithmetic questions to solve in competition with other math students from around the globe. Recent World Math Days, which take place in early March, have attracted participation ...more>>

  48. The World of Geometric Toy - Akira Nishihara
    Play with animations and applets of Buckminster Fuller's Tensegrity and the Indian Ball (also known as the flexi-sphere), as well as wire-frame renderings of the torus, the magic ring, the toroflux, the reversible polyhedron, and other objects. Nishihira ...more>>

  49. World of Teaching
    Free Microsoft PowerPoint and whiteboard presentations for teachers. In particular, browse or contribute to the maths downloads. Formerly teacherpowerpoints.com. ...more>>

  50. The World of Trotter Math - Terry Trotter, Escuela Americana, San Salvador, El Salvador
    A page of problems, problem sheets, and investigations, with links to image files of an in-class math newsletter, Trotter Math News. Of particular interest to the author are numbers: happy and dizzy numbers; palindromes; super squares; perfect, amicable, ...more>>


 
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