 Mr. Vaudrey's Class  Matt Vaudrey
Blog by a secondary educator who "wears costumes, plays loud music, stands on desks, and shows pictures and video — all to make math meaningful for his students." The contents of mathematical posts, which date back to January, 2008, have included
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 Mr. Yohe's Web Pages: Eisenhower Institute Lesson Plans  James Jay Yohe
Algebra lessons on Rational Functions, Matrix Tranformations, Linear Regressions and Graphical/Statistical Analysis, and Trigonometry activities/labs involving irregular area and an ambiguous map.
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 Multimedia Applications on a ShoeString Budget  Dr. Donna Graham
A site designed to acquaint middle school teachers with economical multimedia tools and ideas for Webbased educational activities that they will be able to use or adapt in their classrooms. Mathematics Lesson Plans/Units include math maps, geometry,
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 Multiplication and Areas (SMILE)  Albert Michael, Robert Fulton Elementary School
A lesson for grades 35 designed to teach twodigit multiplication using math facts; how to find areas of rectangles and squares using stamps and Lego pieces; and how to fill an order of items of equal and different prices and quantities. From the "Miscellaneous"
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 Multiplication (SMILE)  Virginia Muhammad, John Hope Community Academy
An elementarylevel lesson designed to teach students to perform basic computations using multiplication, and to use the operation to evaluate expressions involving whole numbers and decimals. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost 200
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 Multiplying and Factoring Polynomials Using Algebra Tiles (SMILE)  Regina Marshall, Curie Metro High School
A lesson designed to eliminate the frustration and anxiety involved in multiplying and factoring polynomials through the use of Algebra Tiles. From the Algebra and Trigonometry section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science
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 Multiplying Fractions  Millard Lewis, John Moore; Univ. of Georgia
An elementary lesson plan with a worksheet and an interactive exploration of the concept of 3/5 using the Geometer's Sketchpad. From Chapter 6: Rationals: Multiplication, Division, and Applications. A student folder from the Dept. of Mathematics Education/J.
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 Murderous Maths  Kjartan Poskitt et al.
Contents, descriptions of characters, updates, and "extra bits" for the books Murderous Maths; The Essential Arithmetricks; Desperate Measures; Do You Feel Lucky?; Vicious Circles and other Savage Shapes; The Phantom X; The Fiendish Angletron; The GCSE
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 Museums in the Classroom  Illinois State Museum and Brookfield Zoo
Students from 25 partner schools throughout Illinois are developing online curriculum projects that explore the diversity of Illinois and world ecosystems, integrating collections, data, images, video, audio, text, and exhibitions and using skills from
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 Musical Multiplication  Pat Stevens
Original songs help young students learn the multiplication facts.
Classroom tested method.
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 Music and Probability  Lorraine Fielding
A middle school's music project based on the Mozart Musical Dice Game, invented by Mozart around 1770, in which dice rolls generate twelvetone or diatonic minuets. Links to a web version of Mozart's game, using MIDI technology; and movie, audio files
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 Musings from Mrs. Galvan  Regan Galvan
Blog of "thoughts on teaching math and on promoting social, emotional wellness among my students and colleagues" by a selfdescribed fan of students creating digital portfolios in math. Posts, which date back to February, 2013, have included "Geometry
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 My First Garden  University of Illinois Extension
A garden site that deals with the planning of a garden: where it will be placed, what will be planted, and when planting will happen. Younger students use parts of the body to measure the depth of plantings or the distance between plantings. More information
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 MyiMaths  MyiMaths Ltd
A teaching resource comprised of hundreds of interactive lessons, each with dynamically generated activities, games, tools, and questions. See samples and reviews before purchasing a subscription.
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 My Math Man  Francis (Bud) Leverone
Narrated slides and interactive practice to accompany Glencoe and Chicago textbooks on algebra and geometry topics.
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 MyMathTutor.com  Charles Patrick McKeague
A webbased eLearning resource that supplements traditional textbook and classroom learning. Before signing up for this feebased service, demo one of their RealPlayer video tutorials, which show how to solve math problems. Each lesson includes a practice
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 Names for symmetry groups and orbifolds (Geometry and the Imagination)  Conway, Doyle, Gilman, Thurston; The Geometry Center
A symmetry group is the collection of all symmetry operations of a pattern. We give the same names to symmetry groups as to the corresponding quotient orbifolds, regarding every orbifold as obtained from a sphere by adding conepoints, mirror boundaries,
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 Napier's Rods (SMILE)  Irene Santos, Alexander Graham School
A lesson for the elementary grades designed to reinforce multiplication facts; examine Napier's Rods in relation to multiplication; and enhance students' ability to understand place value. From the Recreational and Creative Math section of a collection
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 NASA Educator Astronaut Program
NASA's Educator Astronaut Program site invites visitors to 'see learning in a whole new light'. Students, educators, and parents can join the Earth Crew and interact with NASA in groundbased projects and missions, meet NASA astronauts and employees,
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 NASA KIDS  Science @ NASA
Puzzles, games, and science stories for students in grades 58, 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
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 NASA Smart Skies FlyBy Math  NASA Airspace Systems: Ames Research Center
DistanceRateTime Problems in Air Traffic Control for Grades 59. Six rich, standardslinked problems, each with student worksheets and teacher guides and related materials. Each features a guided experiment for students to carry out. Worksheets provide
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 NASA Spacelink  National Aeronautics and Space Administration
An aeronautics and space resource for educators. Math curriculum support instructional materials range from exploring meteorite mysteries and the mathematics of microgravity to the mathematics of space and rocketry; and also list related NASA Internet
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 National Association of Math Circles  Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
In a Math Circle, students and mathematical professionals gather informally to work on interesting problems or topics in mathematics. The goal of this education enrichment is to get students excited about mathematics, giving them a setting (usually after
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 The National Budget Simulation  Schneiderman, Newman; Center for Community Economic Research, U.C. Berkeley
This simulation asks students to cut the 1995 fiscal deficit in order to achieve a balanced budget. Made to give students a better feel for the tradeoffs which citizens and policymakers need to make to balance the budget. Choose between a short and long
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 National Centre for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching and Learning  University of Limerick
Ireland's NCEMSTL researches, coordinates, supports, develops and implements programmes to enhance Irish science and mathematics teaching and learning at all levels. Read Centre publications and reports; learn about its courses and other events. Register
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 National Library of Virtual Manipulatives for Interactive Mathematics (NLVM)  Cannon et al., Principal Investigators; Utah State University
Java applets and other virtual manipulatives cover mathematics appropriate to grades K12, with a special emphasis on K8. Browse by grade band or by math topic: number and operations, algebra, geometry, measurement, and data analysis and probability.
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 The National Numeracy Strategy  Department for Education and Employment, United Kingdom
The Standards Site: Numeracy. Frameworks for teaching mathematics from Reception through Year 7, key elements of the training materials that will support the U.K.'s Numeracy Strategy. Assessment in and planning the National Numeracy Strategy, schools
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 Native Access to Engineering Programme (NAEP)  Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Over 1000 pages of free math and science education resources and activities. nativeaccess.com is the domain for the Native Access to Engineering Programme's elearning community.
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 Native American Geometry  Chris Hardaker
A physical, proportional geometry that originates from the simple circle. A growing body of architectural and iconographic evidence suggests this geometry was a relatively common tradition and has been practiced for at least 2000 years. The site is divided
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 The Nature of Mathematics  Ouida B. Kinzey; Kodak
A description of how students created a mathematical slide show based on research projects. Colorado State Standard addressed: students develop number sense and use numbers and number relationships in problemsolving situations and communicate the reasoning
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 The Nature of Physical Science  Richard Brill
A Honolulu Community College course, based around the Web and a series of television programs, that focuses on the history of science and its effects on our culture. Study guides are detailed outlines of various topics, including the foundations of arithmetic,
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 NCAA Basketball Finals (MSTE)  John Meseke; University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign (UIUC)
A statistics lesson using data from the NCAA basketball finals.
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 Network Montana Project (NMP)  Churchill, Thomas
K12 Earth System Science Curricular Materials that integrate mathematics, science, and technology. Atmosphere: Weather and Climate; Geosphere: Structure and Dynamics of the Solid Earth; Hydrosphere: Water Cycle and Sea Surface Temperature and Phytoplankton;
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 Neufeld Learning Systems, Inc.
Mathematics programs designed to facilitate learning in destreamed classes as well as in home study and distance learning. Interactive programs for: algebra, equations, exponents, fractions, geometry, and integers. Understanding exponents and algebra
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 New Mathwright Library  James White; Bluejay Lispware
An Internetbased library of interactive workbooks on topics commonly encountered in undergraduate mathematics, from college algebra and precalculus through multivariable calculus, differential equations, and mathematical modelling. Workbooks, together
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 newmero bricks  Christine Blin and Allan Blin Cheng
"The easy way to learn the decimal system," newmero bricks stack together to illustrate building base ten numbers and decomposing them in a tactile way. Counting knobs ridging the edges of each brick and color coding reinforce the numeral values engraved
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 NewPath Learning
Publishers of handson print and interactive digital learning resources for reinforcement and review. See, in particular, NewPath Learning products for math, browseable by grade and national or state standards. Shop for and purchase Curriculum Mastery®
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 A New Polyhedral Surface  Davide P. Cervone; The Geometry Center
Main entry point for pages that describe the recently discovered tight polyhedral immersion of the surface of Euler characteristic 1 into threespace and demonstrate one way that mathematics can be presented by means of a networkbased multimedia hypertext
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 A 'New Set of Numbers' (An Introduction of Integers) (SMILE)  Barbara Barlow, Caldwell School
A lesson for grade 6 designed to teach students to add and subtract positive and
negative integers. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.
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 NewtonsWindow.com  Suzanne Sutton
For students, families, teachers, and homeschoolers as they learn and teach math. NewtownsWindow.com offers math challenge excursions online, summer learning activities, and educational gifts and ideas. With suggestions for reinforcing concepts at home,
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 New Zealand Mathematics  Ministry of Education, New Zealand
Units and lesson plans organised by level and curriculum strand, in Maori and English, focusing on solving problems. Topics address levels 16 of the New Zealand mathematics curriculum and include probability, statistics, measurement, and geometry.
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 Nifty Ideas: HandsOn Math Lab  Fran Endicott Armstrong
Rationales, lesson plans, notes, and sample materials for first quadrant graph games (graph hide and seek and collinear game) and skip counting and multiples activities (counting people and hands and fingers, and arithmetic calculator). The triangular
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 Nils Ahbel  Deerfield Academy, Deerfield, MA
Access Ahbel's Blackboard courses as a guest to preview his teaching resources and download Excel files in algebra, functions, statistics, and trigonometry.
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 NonEnglish Math Resources  Math Forum
Students and teachers with NonEnglish language needs will find mathematics and math education Web sites organized by category for the following languages: Spanish, French, German.
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 The Noon Observation Project  Cathie Godwin, Kathleen Smith; College of Education, Univ. of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
A joint effort among interested schools worldwide in accurately estimating the circumference of the earth. How to compute local noon at your location; the original 1999 form for submitting Noon Observations; an explanation of the formulas for computing
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 North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics (NCSSM) Interactive Math Project (IMP)  John Goebel
Investigations of parametric equations and periodic functions observed in the unit circle, ferris wheels, hanging pictures, and playground swings.
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 Northwestern Crows: Using Rational Functions to Investigate the Behavior of Northwestern Crows (iMath Investigations)  Illuminations; National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
An online, interactive, multimedia math investigation in which students use rational functions to explore the possible reasons behind the observation that northwestern crows consistently drop a type of mollusk called a whelk from a height of 5 meters.
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 Notation for some Knots (Geometry and the Imagination)  Conway, Doyle, Gilman, Thurston; The Geometry Center
It is hard mathematically to completely codify all possible knots. Given two knots, it is difficult to tell whether they are the same. It is harder still to tell for sure that they are different. Many simple knots can be arranged in a form described
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 NOVA Online: Hunting the Hidden Dimension  Public Broadcasting System (PBS)
The PBS television series NOVA has produced a program about fractals, their impact on the world of mathematics, and the way they're shaping our understanding of nature. In addition to the program itself (in five chapters), the website offers a program
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 NOVA Online: The Proof  WGBH, Public Broadcasting System (PBS)
For over 350 years, some of the greatest minds of science struggled to prove what was known as Fermat's Last Theorem  the idea that a certain simple equation had no solutions. This site includes an interview with Andrew Wiles (the man who spent seven
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