 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
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 Greek Mathematics and its Modern Heirs  SunSITE's Vatican Exhibit; Library of Congress
Classical roots of the scientific revolution. An essay on the history of Greek Math, with sample math problems. Covers Euclid's Elements and Optics, Archimedes' Works, Piero della Francesca's De quinque corporibus regularibus, and links to Ptolemy's Geography
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 The Grey Labyrinth  Kevin Lin
A collection of mindbenders in math and logic. When a solution to one puzzle is posted, another solutionless puzzle is added. With an archive of past puzzles, links to other puzzlerelated sites, and a bibliography of works that inspired this site.
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 Growth Creature Lab  Mike Riedy
This lab ties the growth of creatures into the Fundamental Theorem of Similarity and extends it to logistic growth. The lab shows students how to collect data from the growing creatures and how the data apply to geometry. Sections of the lesson include:
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 GSP Lessons  Jim Wilson; Dept. of Mathematics Education, Univ. of Georgia
Sketches, using The Geometer's Sketchpad, illustrating a dozen problems in plane geometry, many with hints and solutions provided.
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 Habits of mind: an organizing principle for mathematics curriculum (Connected Geometry)  Cuoco, Goldenberg, Mark; Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)
A curriculum the goal of which is not to train large numbers of high school students to be university mathematicians, but rather to allow high school students to become comfortable with illposed and fuzzy problems, to see the benefit of systematizing
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 Hales Proves Hexagonal Honeycomb Conjecture (Math Chat)  Frank Morgan, MAA Online
Professor Thomas Hales of the University of Michigan has proven the Hexagonal Honeycomb Conjecture, which says that regular hexagons provide the leastperimeter way to enclose infinitely many unit areas in the plane. This may partly explain why hexagons
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 The Handley Math Page  John Handley High School Mathematics Department
David Pleacher posted Problems of the Week in his classroom every week since 1968, and posted them online  with solutions and names of students who correctly solved them  from 1998 until his retirement in 2006. See also his lesson plans and worksheets,
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 The handling of geometry definitions in school textbooks  Michael de Villiers; Mathematics Education, Univ. of DurbanWestville, South Africa
Some historical background and a discussion of the value of students constructing their own understanding of mathematical proofs; misconceptions that arise from readymade definitions; and the advantage of a constructivist approach, which allows pupils
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 Handson Computer Activities For Teaching Math: Grades 38  Beverly Burnley
Purchase or request an evaluation copy (if you're an educator) of this book. Publisher's description: "Featuring more than 100 stepbystep activities that use common computer programs, such as Microsoft Word and Paint, to model concepts in five basic
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 HandsOn Math Activities for Grades 46  Wendy Sawatzky
Designed for a grade 5 class, but adaptable for grades 4 or 6. Teacher notes and readymade task cards are available for each activity. Topics include numbers and operations, geometry, problem solving, measurement, data management and analysis.
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 Handson Math: Activities for the Elementary Classroom  Janine Parker
Lesson plans for children in grades one through six about topology, number patterns, and geometry. Handouts for each lesson may be downloaded in PostScript form or as GIF files, and a zipped DOS program to display Platonic solids, Archimedean solids,
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 handsonmath.com  Charles Gronberg
Handson geometry model building materials to purchase, tested and test marketed by the American Association for the Advancement of Science in the late 1990s with the intention of targeting atrisk middleschool students (minorities and girls). The
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 Hankies, Snarks, and Triangles  Ivars Peterson (MathLand)
Both Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the LookingGlass and What Alice Found There contain many examples of Dodgson's passion for mathematical games, puzzles, logic paradoxes, riddles, and all sorts of word play. Indeed, his fascination with
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 Harnessing Technology to Serve Adult Literacy: Math  David J. Rosen
Frequently Asked Questions on how to help adult literacy education (ABE/GED/ESL/ESOL) teachers and learners use computers, television, audio and video cassettes, and other electronic technology to solve learning and instructional problems: "Our students
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 Harold Reiter's Home Page  Harold Reiter, Department of Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Freely downloadable puzzles and problems from the founder of teachers circles and math clubs in Charlotte and Mecklenburg, longtime writer of MathCOUNTS questions, and member of the ETS/College Board CLEP (CollegeLevel Examination Program) Precalculus
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 HarvardMIT Math Tournament  Early, Owen
The HarvardMIT Math Tournament is an annual math tournament for high school students. Categories of tests typically include algebra, calculus, combinatorics (formerly "advanced topics"), geometry, general, oral, team, and guts; minievents include Buzz
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 HegartyMaths  Colin Hegarty
Hundreds of narrated screencasts covering the UK's Key Stage 3, GCSE and ALevel curriculums, along with many past paper solution walkthroughs. Instructional videos — most for students; some for teachers — also available from the HegartyMaths
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 HelpingWithMath.com  David Burns, HelpingWithMath.com
Worksheets, printable tables and charts, and online tools. Browse by subject or grade.
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 Hey Math!
Animated lessons on a wide range of topics, plus a repository of questions indexed by concept and grade. Many more lessons are available for purchase. Started in Chennai, India, by Nirmala Sankaran and Harsh Rajan, Hey Math is a partnership with the Millennium
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 Higher Bitesize: Maths  BBC Scotland Learning
"Tasty chunks of revision goodness..." Revision means studying, and this site aims to help students study, with online illustrations and materials, and interactive tests.
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 High School Geometry Lessons  Jeffrey P. Bannish
Narrated screencast lessons, most between seven and fifteen minutes long, created to accompany the McDougal Littell high school geometry textbook. Bannish explains theorems and concepts visually, and also works select textbook example problems, often
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 High School Homework
Highschoolhomework offers homework help in the following subjects  algebra, geometry, trigonometry, calculus, biology, chemistry, physics and economics.
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 High School Mathematics  Cem Giray
Site contains lecture notes, exams, quizzes, assignments, challenging problems, curricula (in this case meaning topics of study), and olympiad materials of high school level for teachers and students. Some materials are web pages, some are in PDF format,
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 High School Math Lessons  Joe Mercer
Lessons, worksheets, quizzes, and tests for high school algebra 1, algebra 2, geometry, precalculus, and AP Calculus AB written by a retired math teacher. Some of the resources, composed in SoftChalk's LessonBuilder, include Flash animations or download
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 High School Notebooks  George Beck; MathSource
High school Mathematica notebooks in two different styles, for teachers to use either directly or as examples of what they might want to imitate or avoid. One style has little explanation and is meant to encourage the student to experiment with the functions
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 High School Projects (COMAP)  Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications
Products developed in print, video, and multimedia formats, supporting the NCTM Standards, to bring mathematical modeling into high schools around the country, and present mathematics in contexts that are relevant to students. Curriculum: Mathematics:
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 HippoCampus  Monterey Institute for Technology and Education
Video lessons in arithmetic, algebra and geometry, statistics and probability, calculus and advanced math. The Monterey Institute for Technology and Education also runs the National Repository of Online Courses (NROC) and NROC math.
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 History of Mathematics  Carl Eberhart; Dept. of Mathematics, Univ. of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
Information and Maple worksheets on Egyptian fractions and geometry, Babylonian numeration, Hippias and his Quadratix, cubic equations, trigonometry until Ptolemy, curves, and more. Also examples of student projects. A spring 1999 course on the history
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 Ho Math and Chess Learning Centre, Vancouver, BC, and affiliates  Frank Ho
Site features downloadable math and mathematical chess materials, information on the centers and the classes they offer locally, and franchising details for the centers.
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 Homework Help  Homeworkhelp.com, Inc.
Over 1000 tutorials, indexed for searching, for help with math, English, science, and ESL. Middle School math (grades 68) covers fractions, decimals, percents, graphing, functions, geometry, etc. High School math offers prealgebra, algebra I and II,
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 HomeworkSpot  StartSpot Mediaworks, Inc.
Designed to help students start homework assignments that require online resources, HomeworkSpot also provides reinforcement activities in a variety of subject areas including mathematics. Math sections provide links organized as general sites, topics,
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 HomeworkTV.com
Video lessons for grades 68 "presented by a live National Certified teacher who explains lessons in real motion." A topic list for each grade is available on the site.
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 Hooda Math  Michael and Teresa Edlavitch
Interactive games, math movies submitted by students, tutorials, and links for students and teachers.
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 Hope's Mathematics Books for Teachers  Hope Martin
A collection of math activity books to order for elementary, middle school, and high school students, written by Hope Martin: What Year am I?: A Math Warmup a Day, Multiple Intelligences in the Mathematics Classroom, 730 Daily Math Warmups, Integrating
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 Hotmath
Tutorial solutions for the oddnumbered homework problems in many U.S. math textbooks, algebra through calculus. A site designed to provide students with help in doing homework directly from their own books, and teachers with a resource to use in the
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 How Much is a Million? (SMILE)  Sharon Simmons, Joseph Stockton Elementary School
A lesson for grades 78 designed to teach students to estimate how much a
million of something weighs. From the Recreational and Creative Math section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for
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 How round is your circle?  Bryant, John; and Sangwin, Chris
These photos and QuickTime movies accompany the book How Round Is Your Circle? Where Engineering and Mathematics Meet. See, in particular, the illustrations of how to drill a square hole. Sections include Falling apart (the Pythagorean Theorem, Dudeney's
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 How to Correctly View a Flatland Painting  Mark Schlatter
A paper with Java illustrations: Given a two dimensional painting of a three dimensional object, you can use geometry to find the ideal viewing locationthe position where the image appears most three dimensional. This site reviews that geometry (using
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 How to estimate Saturn's Mass and Distance.  Christensen, Winther
An EAAE/AOL student project entered in the Danish Young Scientist Competition. Students apply simple math to measure the distance to Saturn, the diameter of the planet and its ring system, and its mass.
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 How To Measure Area (SMILE)  Levi Johnson, James Otis
A 7th grade lesson designed to help students gain an understanding of square units. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.
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 How to sell soap  Keith Devlin (Devlin's Angle)
Humorous takeoff on scriptwriting a series on two families: the Points and the Lines...
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 hs.Beestar.org  Beestar Educations, Inc.
Providers of curriculumbased online programs for high school students, such as Beestar Progressive Exercise (BPE), a "systematic knowledge application and skillpractice program." See, in particular, the weekly SAT math and advanced SAT math programs.
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 HungHsi Wu's Home Page  HungHsi Wu
Articles on the Common Core Mathematics Standards (CCSS) and math education in general, such as "The impact of Common Core Standards on the mathematics education of teachers," "Bringing the Common Core State Mathematics Standards to Life" (published in
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 HyperMath  Carl R. (Rod) Nave; Georgia State University
HyperMath uses concept maps to explore mathematics ideas and applications to physics and astronomy. Originally developed in HyperCard, HyperMath covers the topics of algebra, trigonometry, geometry, vectors, linear algebra, logarithms, exponents, calculus,
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 Hypermedia Textbook for Grades 612 (MathMol)  NYU/ACF Scientific Visualization Laboratory
Designed for middle school students, but also useful for students of high school chemistry. Introductory concepts: mass, weight, volume, density, scientific notation, our 3dimensional world, VRML, geometry quiz, the geometry of 2 and 3 dimensions, and
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 Hypothèses / Géometrix  J. Gressier
Logiciel capable de corriger en direct un élève sur n'importe quel problème de construction géométrique. Il peut aussi le corriger sur la plupart des problèmes de démonstration en géométrie
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 iCoachMath.com  HighPoints Learning, Inc.
iCoachMath.com coaches students online; and provides teachers with student performance reports, customized test papers, and math resources such as lesson plans aligned to state and national standards. The site freely offers an illustrated dictionary of
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 ICSE Maths  Suresh Lala
The site contains practice problems for the ICSE (Indian Certificate of Secondary Education) Exam. General topics include arithmetic, algebra, geometry and statistics. Each subtopic typically includes about twenty problems, with answers at the bottom
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 The Ideal Voting System (Math Chat)  Frank Morgan, MAA Online
Answering the challenge: What is the shortest line segment fencing off prescribed area 0 < A < 1 in a unit square? (What about the leastarea piece of plane dividing off prescribed volume 0 < V < 1 in a unit cube? What about a 4D cube?) ...assume
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