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 Aquí Matemàtiques (Catalán) - Carlos Romero Web and interactive materials in Catalán designed to facilitate and improve teacher training in mathematics. Goals: to provide curricular incentives for integrating technology into primary and secondary level teaching; facilitate access to curricula; ...more>> arbitrarilyclose - Annie Perkins Blog by a secondary math teacher in the Minneapolis Public Schools for whom the phrase arbitrarily close "encapsulates the things I can control, the things I cannot, the impossibility of this craft [of teaching], and the beauty of the exploration despite ...more>> ArcLessons - Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI) Lessons for using geographic information systems (GIS) in the classroom include X and Y Coordinates Rule the Map, Investigating Temperature Extremes in the USA, Baseball Radio Station Analysis, The Dust Bowl, The Great Migration, Japanese American Internment, ...more>> Area and Perimeter (SMILE) - Monica Starks, John Fiske Elementary A middle school lesson on measuring and calculating the area and perimeter of squares, rectangles, triangles, etc. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative ...more>> Area, Arithmetic and Algebra (SMILE) - Larry Freeman, Kenwood Academy A lesson designed to show teachers how area of rectangles and squares can motivate the learning of multiplication rules for certain binomials; how students can perform arithmetic based on these identities; and several applications of the "distributive ...more>> Area Of A Circle - Kuldeep Kaur Lessons and worksheets to find the area of a circle. Kaur has posted step-by-step instructions through this blog, which dates back to December, 2011. ...more>> The Area of a Circle (SMILE) - Edwina R. Justice, Gunsaulus Academy A grade 8 lesson designed to teach 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 of a collection of almost 200 single concept ...more>> The Area of a Circle (Version 2.0) (SMILE) - Edwina R. Justice, Gunsaulus Academy A grade 8 lesson designed to review areas of plane figures; determine the relation between the circumference and diameter of a circle; show the geometric representation of the area of a circle as the shape of a parallelogram; and use the formula for computing ...more>> Area Under Curves: The Integral - Don Cohen (The Mathman) Area on the geoboard; Plotting points on a computer or programmable calculator to find the area under curves; Finding the area under curves on graph paper. Sample problems with some answers and a program to plot points - from Chapter 13 of Don Cohen's ...more>> Arithmetic Village - Kimberly Moore Arithmetic Village introduces number placement, addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division through storybook characters Polly Plus, Linus Minus, Tina Times, and King David Divide. arithmeticvillage.com, which accompanies the author's rhyming ...more>> Artful Maths - Clarissa Grandi "Bold, bright and beautiful ideas for mathematics teaching, learning and play." Grandi, a STEM Faculty Lead Practitioner and qualified AST who teaches A Level Mathematics in Suffolk (U.K.), offers fully-resourced mathematical art lessons as well as the ...more>> Athena, Earth and Space Science for K-12 - Learning Technologies Project Instructional Material for the classroom, most with student activities and some supported by Teacher Talk. Major scientific topics include Oceans, Earth Resources, Weather, Space, and General Information. A second section lists other material, similarly ...more>> At Home with Math/Diez Actividades Cotidianas para Padres y Ninos - TERC, Inc, and Ceridian Corporation Ten activities designed to engage children in arithmetic, estimation, measurement, problem-solving, and other important math skills in the context of ordinary life at home. These activities are designed for children ages 5-11 and their parents, and are ...more>> ATLAST Project Forum A National Science Foundation project to encourage and facilitate the use of software in teaching linear algebra. Includes information on the book ATLAST Computer Exercises for Linear Algebra , (Prentice-Hall, Fall 1996, featuring teacher-developed, class-tested ...more>> Averaging (SMILE) - Sharon Thomas, Emmanuel Christian School A 6th grade lesson designed to teach students to identify a range; recognize the score that occurs most frequently in a distribution; locate the middle point in a distribution; and find the average of a given set of numbers. From the Probability and Statistics ...more>> Backpack Project - Germantown Academy Spurred by an orthopedic surgeon's report recommending how much weight a person should carry, teams of fifth and twelfth graders examined student backpack weights in relation to body weights in all three divisions of their school, weighing over 800 students ...more>> Basic Math Concepts and Fundamentals - R. H. Logan A series of readings and practice problem activities designed to alleviate "math anxiety," for those planning to take a science course but uncertain about the math preparation. Includes lessons and practice problems. The topics covered are especially ...more>> Basic Mathematical Operations Using Mathtiles (SMILE) - Claudia R. Jones, Farragut Career Academy A lesson that uses manipulatives to teach students addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement. ...more>> Basic TI-82 Tutorial - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign An online interactive tutorial that starts from scratch with turning on the TI-82 calculator and takes you through the basic steps needed to do arithmetic and function evaluation and to enter, graph, and tabulate functions. You use a TI-82 as you view ...more>> Basic TI-92 Tutorial - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign An online interactive tutorial updated for the new TI-92 layouts and commands. It begins with turning on the TI-92 calculator and proceeds through the basic steps needed to do arithmetic and finally to entering, graphing and and tabulating functions. ...more>> A B Cron Portal - Auston B. Cron GeoGebra applets by a teacher who has taught high school and early college students since 1970, and uses his dynamic geometry animations and interactive sketches in his classes to teach angle sums; perimeters and areas of rectangles and squares; reference ...more>> BEAM: Be A Mathematician A mathematics curriculum development project for nursery, primary, special and lower secondary teachers. It publishes resource materials for teachers' use in the classroom, offers training courses for teachers, and provides consultancy in the area of ...more>> Bee Alert - University of Montana Bees and portable computers can now be used to assess environmental hazards through the development of electronic hives, toxicological models, extensive databases, and pattern-recognizing software that help assess risks posed by metals, radiation, carcinogenic ...more>> Being a Professional Mathematician - Mann, Tony; and Good, Chris Resources about becoming a mathematician include recorded interviews with them, historians, and representatives of the professional bodies and learned societies that support them; outline worksheets for undergraduates; suggested essay topics, project ...more>> Beiup-Maths-Bac-Brevet - Davy Rigaux Maths, exercises, lessons, forum, chat... all in French. ...more>> BestWebQuests.com/ - Tom March Tom March has designed and assessed WebQuests since 1995. He presents these top ten choices on the subject of mathematics: For the Love of the Game; Franchise; A Creative Encounter of the Numerical Kind; The Dilemma of the Dangerous Meat Loaf; The King ...more>> Beyond Traditional Math Blog by a teacher who "was appalled to be handed a math book in which all instruction was whole group," and who subsequently "went on a mission to change and move beyond that traditional model of math in the elementary classroom." Subtitled "Fostering ...more>> Biased Rectangles? - Carol Hattan et al., Park City Mathematics Institute This classroom activity, a PCMI Resource for Teachers, is an adaptation of a lesson from the NCTM Navigating through Data Analysis in Grades 9-12, chapter 1, to be used with Fathom© rather than a graphing calculator. The original "100 rectangles" ...more>> Bicycle Tracks (Geometry and the Imagination) - Conway, Doyle, Gilman, Thurston; The Geometry Center Students are to discuss passage from a Sherlock Holmes story, The Adventure of the Priory School (by Arthur Conan Doyle): 'This track, as you perceive, was made by a rider who was going from the direction of the school.'... ...more>> The Binomial Expansion and Infinite Series - Don Cohen (The Mathman) Pascal's triangle of numbers, although named after Pascal, was known much before his time. If there is one piece of mathematics that exhibits many patterns, this is it. There are triangular numbers and tetrahedral numbers, and even the Fibonacci numbers ...more>> Bits and Bytes - Brian Metcalfe, Editor; Winnipeg School Division No. 1 A K-12 education newsletter distributed throughout Winnipeg School Division No. 1 since October 1984. Its focus is to provide educators with tips and techniques to help them integrate technology to enhance learning in their classrooms. The site includes ...more>> Books that Compliment the Classroom - Mary-Ellen Musacchia, Little Red Hen Press The Jelly Bean Parade is a story for children in Pre-K-3 about how jelly beans are made. The author writes, "The information presented keeps little ones interested and active in the story. After a read aloud, students can actively engage in: color identification, ...more>> 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>> Bootstrap Providers of formal CS education to girls and underrepresented students in grades 6-12. Bootstrap's free materials include a nine-unit algebra course that applies mathematical concepts and programming principles to the creation of a simple 3-character ...more>> BorschtWithAnna - Anna Blinstein Blog by a Bay area middle and upper school mathematics teacher "working on problem-based inquiry, collaborative learning environments, interdisciplinary connections, and rigorous, deep, mathematical understanding." Posts, which date to May, 2012 — ...more>> Bowland Maths - Bowland Charitable Trust Case study problems and lessons designed to develop thinking, reasoning and problem solving skills in UK math pupils ages 11-14. In particular, download series of stand-alone assessment items that challenge students to estimate the number of descendants ...more>> Bridging Math - Jennifer Bell Blog by a K-5 math coach in the Pacific Northwest. Posts, which date back to July, 2015, have included "#TMC15 Recap," "K-12 Fraction Fun," "Choral Counting in Kindergarten," "#OML16 Recap," and "Number Talks and #ObserveMe." Elaborating on the name of ...more>> Budgeting Money (SMILE) - Yolanda Smith, Douglass Math and Science Academy A lesson for grades 6-8 designed to teach students how to budget a monthly income; basic math techniques integrated with reading and social studies skills; how to search for employment in the want ad section of a newspaper; and the difference between ...more>> Build a Recreation Center Using Geometry - Gwen Neuberger, Community High School, West Chicago, IL "Our geometry class is being asked to design a recreation center for the children of West Chicago. Money is no object. The class will be divided into groups of approximately four students." The site includes a lesson plan and scenario, as well as pages ...more>> Building Big - WGBH Educational Foundation Explore great feats of engineering and the ingenuity of the engineers, architects, and builders who designed and built them. Learn about bridges, domes, skyscrapers, dams, and tunnels; use Flash interactive engineering labs to experiment with forces, ...more>> Building Blocks - Doug Clements and Julie Sarama, University at Buffalo, State University of New York Supplementary and enrichment math materials for young children. Project writings include "Mathematics in the Preschool"; "'Concrete' Manipulatives, Concrete Ideas"; "Mathematics for Young Children"; "Technology and School Change: New Lamps for Old?"; ...more>> Building Homes of Our Own - National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) An interactive teaching tool for the middle and high school classrooms. The simulation presents a macro view of the entire home building process, from site selection to final sale. Students collect information, solve problems and make choices as they ...more>> Cabri Jr. - Texas Instruments Incorporated Interactive geometry for the calculator: construct, analyze, and transform mathematical models and geometric diagrams. Cabri Jr. imports and exports figures from Windows computers. Take a tutorial, preview and download weekly activities, or browse the ...more>> Calculating Car Payments - Barbara Christopher Lesson plan with the objectives of using a formula containing complex fractions and large exponents to calculate a monthly car payment, using the order of operations while putting such a formula into a scientific calculator, and seeing a very practical ...more>> Calculating Cones - Monika Schwarze and Bianca Gonterney A complete lesson plan including all materials, emphasizing a challenging and motivating method for self-guided and co-operative learning. ...more>> Calculus & Mathematica For Mathematics Teachers - Tony Peressini, Debra Woods A university credit, modern calculus course based on an interactive, electronic text currently offered in classes and by guided individual study at a number of universities and high schools. This module was designed for the mathematics teachers who serve ...more>> Camping in the Redwoods - Joan Callaway Math questions based on a visit to see the California redwoods. Part of a sample lesson for the 6th grade "Staying in Shape... Mathematically," one of three ...Ellipsis Middle School Math Summer Practice Programs. An order form for the full set is provided. ...more>> Cancer & Mathematics (MSTE) - Dildine, Silver; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) An Internet Adventure into Cancer, Pattern Recognition & Image Analysis, and Geometry. Cancer is a group of diseases in which some body cells change their nature, start to divide uncontrollably, and may revert to an undifferentiated type. This lesson ...more>> CanTEEN - Carnegie Science Center Activities and other resources to get female teenagers excited about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) include Do It Yourself Science, Cool Career Connections, and Tour Your Future. A project of Carnegie Science Center's Chevron Center ...more>> Car Budget Activity - Lawrence Klepinger A handout from The Internet TESL Journal, Vol. III, No. 7, July 1997 (English as a second language). The activity can easily be adapted for different countries and is designed to show the importance of good budgeting and basic common sense when planning ...more>>
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