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 Geometiles - Yana Mohanty Interlocking tiles for exploring plane and three-dimensional geometry, among other math topics. Purchase provides access to a variety of workbooks. Blog posts by creator Mohanty, an electrical engineer who earned a PhD in mathematics before teaching college ...more>> Geometric Bingo (SMILE) - Anne Lawrence, Wells Community Academy A lesson for grades 7-10 designed to teach students to name and identify 20 geometric shapes. From the Recreational and Creative Math section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement. ...more>> Geometric designs in the game of Life (SMILE) - Willaim Byrne, Martin Luther King High School A lesson designed to predict and discover patterns generated in the game of "Life," using large checkerboards and checkers or flat counters. From the Recreational and Creative Math section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science ...more>> Geometric Functions - Scott Steketee Activities to develop function concepts with the "compelling kinesthetic experiences and opportunities for explicit discourse" available through geometric transformations (reflections, rotations, translations). Geometric Functions resources fulfill the ...more>> Geometric Shapes (SMILE) - Violet M. Nash, Spencer Math and Science Academy A 2nd grade lesson on identifying geometric shapes using colors and math problems. Also see a followup lesson on geometric shapes and making a vest. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the ...more>> Geometry and the Geoboard (SMILE) - Jacqueline Darling, Simmye Anderson Community Academy A 6th grade lesson designed to teach students to use geoboards: visualizing the concepts of squares, rectangles, triangles and polygons; exploring line segments, areas, and perimeters; demonstrating the phenomenological approach in learning geometry; ...more>> Geometry and the Imagination - Conway, Doyle, Gilman, Thurston; The Geometry Center A collection of handouts for a two-week summer workshop entitled 'Geometry and the Imagination', led by John Conway, Peter Doyle, Jane Gilman and Bill Thurston at the Geometry Center in Minneapolis, June 17-28, 1991. The workshop was based on a course ...more>> Geometry Construction Reference - Paul Kunkel The basics of compass and straightedge construction, with notes about The Instruments and What is a construction? Construct the perpendicular bisector or the midpoint of a line segment; given a point on a line, construct a perpendicular line through the ...more>> Geometry Distance of Triangles using a Protractor (SMILE) - Eileen Lally, A. Philip Randolph Magnet School Students in the 7th grade learn how to use the protractor to measure angles, and use this ability to solve a problem involving distance. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and ...more>> Geometry Everywhere - Betty R. Allen; Kodak An activity intended to make students more aware of geometric shapes and lines in objects around them. Students were divided into five groups, four to photograph geometric shapes and concepts at home, on the farm, in town, and at the lake, and one group ...more>> Geometry Expressions - Saltire Software A software package that allows you to interact with geometric figures numerically and symbolically. Explore classroom activities and student projects made with this interactive geometry system; read back issues of The Journal of Symbolic Geometry; purchase ...more>> Geometry Gallery of Imaginary Animals (TEAMS) - Jeannie Toshima; TEAMS Distance Learning, Los Angeles County Office of Education Students choose geometry terms and create drawings of imaginary animals from those geometric shapes. In writing, they describe their appearances, behaviors, and habitats. They send their completed drawings and stories to Jeannie to include in her Geometry ...more>> Geometry in Motion - Daniel Scher Direct interaction with geometric diagrams, courtesy of JavaSketchpad. The contents include a variety of curve-drawing devices (Intersecting Circles, Falling Ladder, Van Schooten's Parabola, and more); also other activities such as Constant Perimeter ...more>> Geometry in Motion - George Beck; MathSource Mathematica notebooks. MapPoint is a geometry program that combines the traditional geometric constructions of classical Euclidean geometry with the more dynamic geometric transformations of modern geometry. Many examples are given showing how to create, ...more>> Geometry of Fullerenes - Slavik Jablan, Mathematical Institute, Belgrade Fullerenes (Buckminster Fuller) are considered from the points of view of geometry, graph theory and knot theory. Contents: Introduction; General fullerenes, graphs, symmetry and isomers; 5/6 fullerenes; Knot theory and fullerenes; "Perfect" fullerenes; ...more>> Geometry of the Sphere - John C. Polking, Rice University This set of Web pages formed the text for part of the Advanced Mathematics course in the High School Teachers Program at the 1996 IAS/Park City Mathematics Institute. Material covered includes basic information about spheres, proof and consequences of ...more>> Geometry Online - Cynthia Lanius Geometry activities from a geometry class at Milby High School in Houston, Texas. Topics include: History of Geometry (contributions of Egyptians, Babylonians, and Greeks, with links to biographies of major contributors to geometry); Hidden Polygons (locate ...more>> Geometry On the Sphere (Geometry and the Imagination) - Conway, Doyle, Gilman, Thurston; The Geometry Center Great circles on the sphere are the analogs of straight lines in the plane. Such curves are often called geodesics. A spherical triangle is a region of the sphere bounded by three arcs of geodesics... Geometry on the surface of the sphere will come in ...more>> Geometry through Art - Norman Shapiro Lesson ideas, facilitation suggestions, lists of materials needed, and handouts to photocopy. Norman Shapiro focuses on the student as investigator, learning through doing, and using perception to stimulate the motivation for more developed concepts and ...more>> Geometry Web Page - Ephraim Fithian; Kutztown University Sixteen geometry activities: Tangrams; Golden Ratio; Geoboard; Polygons; Symmetry; Constructions; Polyominoes and Polyiamonds; Star Polygons; Special Points in Polygons; Polygon Tessellations; Kaleidoscope Tessellations; Escher Tessellations; Space Cubes; ...more>> geometrywiz - Teresa Ryan Blog subtitled "learning about learning and teaching mathematics." Posts, which date back to November, 2013, have included "Reflecting on Learning Objectives," "Reflections and Inquiry," "What Started as Tough, Becomes Good," "Refresh, Reflect, and Reinvent," ...more>> Gerard M. Enright The resume of a mathematics professor at Mary Immaculate College in Ireland. Articles on using BASIC programs in the classroom (to search for numbers that are both square and triangular and to investigate a conjecture about a function of the non-negative ...more>> German Language Math Resources - Math Forum Mathematics and math education resources available online in German, collected by the Math Forum. Sites are organized by: Research Centers, Articles and Publications, Software, and Other Educational Resources. ...more>> Getsmarter.org - Council on Competitiveness A free web site designed to help improve math and science education. Interactive quizzes, games, and tutorials allow students to learn more about specific topics and improve their skills. MSTV, a series of interactive modules, shows how math and science ...more>> Get the Turtle to the Pond: Developing Geometry Concepts Using Computer Programming Environments (i-Math Investigations) - Illuminations; National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) An online, interactive, multimedia math investigation. Computer programming environments can be used to help children understand geometric concepts. The interactive tool in this i-Math investigation illustrates how LOGO can be used to foster creative ...more>> Getting the Goods on Graphing (SMILE) - Velma Elois Rouse, DeWitt Clinton School A lesson designed to teach students to identify and graph ordered pairs in the coordinate plane; write the coordinates of points shown on a plane; and create designs or pictures using ordered pairs. From the Graphs and Visuals section of a collection ...more>> Getting To Know You (SMILE) - Kathy Koval, Randolph School A lesson for any grade designed to teach students to use a ruler and measure accurately to the nearest inch; draw and label properly different graphs (line, pie, bar, pictograph); estimate/record measurement on a number line using intervals; and collect ...more>> GirlTECH - Cynthia Lanius; Center for Research on Parallel Computation (CRPC) GirlTECH was a teacher training and student council program that encouraged young women to pursue careers in mathematics and science, offering intensive technology training to explore innovative teaching strategies for gender equity in the classroom through ...more>> Global Climate Change: Research Explorer - the Exploratorium Explore scientific data relating to the atmosphere, the oceans, the areas covered by ice and snow, and the living organisms in all these domains. Get a sense of how scientists study natural phenomena, how researchers gather evidence, test theories, and ...more>> Global Sun Temperature Project - Stevens Institute of Technology, CIESE An Internet-based multidisciplinary project (10 March - 13 June 2003) that allows students to collaborate with other students and with experts online in determining how their locations affect their average daily temperature and hours of sunlight. Students ...more>> GoKidding - Sarveshwar Rao Flash activities on counting, adding, subtracting, and naming shapes (polygons). Worksheets include circle mazes, fun with circles, and fun with triangles. ...more>> The Golden Rectangle (SMILE) - Edwina R. Justice, Gunsaulus Academy A lesson for grades 6-8 designed to teach students to measure using metric units; to calculate averages; to compare and round decimals; to use calculators; to examine the relation between the Fibonacci Sequence and the Golden Ratio; and to relate mathematics ...more>> GoodQuestions Project - Dept. of Mathematics, Cornell University The GoodQuestions project seeks to improve college calculus instruction by adapting two methods developed in physics instruction — ConcepTests and Just-in-Time-Teaching. GoodQuestions is a pedagogical strategy that aims to raise the visibility of the ...more>> Googol Learning - Susan Jarema "It wasn't until I began teaching my own children math and had to relearn it that I began to see its beauty...." From the family publishers of the Discovery Multiplication Program, music such as "Multiplication Vacation," and other educational DVDs, games, ...more>> Gordon's Games, Simple Math, Not So Simple Math, Not Just Math - Gordon Scott Booklets intended to be a resource for those who teach Primary Math, K-3, ages 4-8: beginning teachers, home schooling parents, teachers of teachers, and teachers wishing to supplement a text. Over 25 simple and inexpensive math games; basic math with ...more>> GRACE: Graphical Ruler and Compass Editor - Hertzmann, Warren, Goldan, Felleisen; Dept. of Computer Science, Rice University Interactive Euclidean Geometry: using a Java applet, this course focuses on a classical topic: the ruler and compass constructions of Euclid. GRACE allows the student to define constructions and their associated proofs interactively. This site contains ...more>> Grades 2-3: 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>> 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>> Grades 6-7: Lesson Plans (The Lesson Plans Page) - Kyle Yamnitz, Univ. of Missouri A searchable archive of lesson plans for arithmetic, patterns, estimation, graphs, place value, fractions, measurement, number sense, geometry, and many more. Includes suggestions for games, manipulatives, calculators, and spreadsheets. ...more>> Grades 9-12 Data Analysis and Probability (MSTE) - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) A list of statistics resources from the Office of Mathematics, Science and Technology Education (MSTE), including lessons and useful data sets, organized to follow the NCTM Statistics Standards for grades 9-12. Links to the AP Statistics site and even ...more>> Grades PreK-1: 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>> Graphics Calculator Information (Mathematics Archives) - University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) Links to calculator projects, programs, and utilities; lab activities and calculator worksheets; calculator FAQs; and other calculator sites. ...more>> Graphing Applets for Calculus - Eric A. Carlen A collection of calculus applets, two packages of Java classes used for writing such applets, and full documentation of the packages and their use, with source code for all the sample applets. Applet topics include: the basins of attraction for Newton's ...more>> Graphing Equations From Software (SMILE) - James Webb, Harlan High School A lesson designed to reinforce previously learned equation-graphing skills; and to develop new strategories (other than memorizing equations) for equation graphing, using "Green Globs" software. From the Graphs and Visuals section of a collection of almost ...more>> Graphing Game (SMILE) - Thomas Lalagos, Hyde Park Career Academy A lesson that introduces the graphing of ordered pairs on the cartesian plane. From the Recreational and Creative Math section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement. ...more>> Graphing Linear Equations on a Palm - Suzanne Alejandre A middle school lesson using ImagiGraph and a Palm OS handheld to help students learn about linear equations. Includes information on where to try and/or buy the software. ...more>> Graphing Ozone Chemistry - The Exploratorium A simple "how-to" graphing example followed by other more sophisticated examples of graphing using NASA images and images from the Neumayer Antarctic Station. Also includes additional discussion questions concerning the social and economic aspects of ...more>> Graphing Speed (SMILE) - Yolanda Smith, Douglass Math and Science Academy A lesson for grades 3-5 designed to teach students to graph information (a running exercise); identify the horizontal axis and vertical axis; and compile information to make a graph. From the Graphs and Visuals section of a collection of almost 200 single ...more>> The Great Paper Airplane Challenge (TEAMS) - Jeannie Toshima; TEAMS Distance Learning, Los Angeles County Office of Education Use origami to build the farthest flying airplane, and win the challenge. TEAMS looked for the farthest flying airplanes throughout the nation - the best from each class. Students sent in the written directions (diagrams were acceptable) for folding ...more>> The Great Probability Challenge - Daniela Cupples In this hands-on probability and statistics learning experience, students perform a coin toss experiment, then predict, analyze, and present their experimental findings with visual graphing representations. Throughout the 2010-2011 school year, students ...more>>
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