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  1. Play Ball (SMILE) - Roslyn N. Matthews, South Shore High School
    A baseball lesson designed to teach students to compute batting and earned run averages; given general dimensions of the playing field and some equipment, change the units to the metric system; find the diagonal distance from 3rd base to 1st base; and ...more>>

  2. Polymath Love - Gary Smith
    Free and low-cost Macintosh software for middle school mathematics: over 200 programs written by a classroom teacher. Program descriptions and some free programs are available to download from the Web, or order the CD-ROM for $100 U.S., which includes ...more>>

  3. Pre-Algebra (Middle School Math) - Homeworkhelp.com, Inc.
    Free pre-algebra lessons on: types of numbers (numbers and their properties, negative numbers); fractions (reducing, multiplying, dividing, adding and subtracting, mixed numbers, comparing fractions, ratios & proportions, percentages, decimals, scientific ...more>>

  4. Printables: Student Handouts - The Learning Network
    PDF format printable handouts. Browse by grade or subject; check out the featured handouts; or search for a topic of your choice. Other resources also available through the Lesson Planning Center links on the site. ...more>>

  5. Problem Solving Using Percentages (SMILE) - Thelma A. Rex, Rosa L. Parks Middle School
    A lesson designed to teach students to recognize three basic percentage problems: using M&Ms to find what percent one number is of another; find a percentage of a number; and find a number when the percent is known. From the Practical and Applied Math ...more>>

  6. Professor Freedman's Math Help - Ellen Freedman
    A mixture of sound, animation, humor and personal advice dealing with math anxiety for the adult student and community college learner. The site includes tutorial lessons, math assignments, study skills tips, information on learning styles, an on-line ...more>>

  7. The Professor in a Syllabus: Elementary Algebra - Vision Alpha Products
    Self-instructional elementary algebra and arithmetic. Learn at your own pace from dozens of brief, animated, independent, self-teaching modules. Watch videos of TPIAS in action for distance learning, and its demo, before subscribing. Also available at ...more>>

  8. Prof. McFarland's Help Center for Mathematics Students - Thomas McFarland, Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, University of Wisconsin System
    McFarland's handouts for courses such as Finite Mathematics, Basic Algebra, Calculus, and The Logic of Chess. Interactive (JavaScript) self-tests or explorations cover integer and fractional exponents; factoring; reducing, adding, multiplying, and dividing ...more>>

  9. Project Interactivate - Shodor Education Foundation, Inc.
    Interactive middle school lessons on number and operations, geometry and measurement, functions and algebra, and probability and statistics. They feature: online activities (illustrative Java applets including: Venn diagrams; clock arithmetic; Pythagorean ...more>>

  10. ProTeacher - ProTeacher
    A teacher-created resource site for elementary schoolteachers, offering lessons and materials, education news, links for finding schools, news and weather, and a reference desk. An index of links to information on various academic subjects includes Mathematics ...more>>

  11. Purplemath - Your Algebra Resource - Elizabeth Stapel
    Algebra modules provide lessons, practical tips, hints, worked examples, and point out common mistakes in basic triangle length (trigonometry) values, calculators (what model to buy), canceling units, domain and range, exponents, factoring quadratics, ...more>>

  12. Putting the Pieces Together (Making a Fractional Quilt) (SMILE) - Demetria E. McKnight, Bateman Elementary School
    An lesson designed to motivate students to develop a sense of equivalent fractions; explore addition of fractions with unlike denominators; and learn to divide a whole number into specified equal parts. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost ...more>>

  13. Quia! - The Learning Group
    Create your own Java-enabled quizzes, home pages, and learning games to play over the Internet: enter your material into a form, select a few options, and press a button. Games have been created and are available for browsing in mathematics, as well as: ...more>>

  14. Quiz Me - D. Kell and Mercer County Community College
    Interactive quizzes constructed using software provided by Addison Wesley Longman Publishers. Auto-scoring, multiple choice self-tests on whole numbers (place value, operations, applications, rounding, roots and order of operations); fractions (equivalencies, ...more>>

  15. Ratio, Percent & Proportions (SMILE) - Rosalyn Winston, Walt Disney Magnet School
    A lesson on fractions as percents, designed to teach 7th graders to find the percent of a number; find percents using proportions; calculate the weight of objects (beads) in grams given specific percents; and verify the weight of objects (beads) on a ...more>>

  16. Ratios and Proportions (SMILE) - Mamie P. Scott, Edward Coles Elementary School
    A 7th grade lesson designed to review ratios and proportions and to teach students to determine the relation between individual height and reach; find equal ratios; solve word problems using ratios by trial and error; and practice finding pictorial expressions ...more>>

  17. Rebecca Newburn
    Links to this California teacher's Math 7 blog, and to her professional blog, a "fusion of best teaching practices, integrating technology and increasing compassion in and outside of the classroom." See also Newburn's select compilation of explanations, ...more>>

  18. Reducing/Simplifying Fractions - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
    A selection of answers to questions about reducing and simplifying fractions, such as "How do you know when a fraction is in its simplest form?" and "What is the easiest method of reducing fractions to lowest terms?" and "Should fractions always be reduced ...more>>

  19. The Remarkable Number 1/89 - Robert Miner
    An overview of the Fibonacci series, interesting facts about it, and a sketch of the proof of why the decimal expansion of the fraction 1/89 contains all the Fibonacci numbers expressed as a sequence of decimal fractions, a fact discovered by Cody Birsner. ...more>>

  20. Rich Maths Tasks to Engage - East Midlands Maths Network
    These teacher-made rich maths tasks in number, algebra, shape, and data handling emerged from a collaborative project run by Jon Stratford, Lead Practitioner for the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust (SSAT): arrangements, clock face, chocolate dilemma, ...more>>

  21. Rick's Math Web - Rick Schauer
    Math curriculum geared toward special education learners with math disabilities and for learners preparing for the State of Minnesota's 8th Grade Basic Skills Test, with over 4,000 practice problems and step-by-step solutions for learners pre-kindergarten ...more>>

  22. The Right-Angle Triangle Solver - Steve Ayers
    Input two sides of a right triangle, or one of its sides and one of its angles, and this site calculates the remaining sidelengths and angles. Also, convert decimals and fractions, and imperial and metric units of measure. Requires JavaScript. ...more>>

  23. Rolf's Calculator - Rolf Howarth
    A fully featured JavaScript scientific calculator that includes trig functions and logarithms, factorials, 12 levels of parentheses, logs to base 2, bitwise logical operators, hex, octal, binary and ascii display. ...more>>

  24. Rolling and Learning® with tri-square dice - Creative Enterprises, Inc.
    A book describing math games to be played with 14-sided dice, suitable for grades K-6 or 8. Order form available on the web. ...more>>

  25. Rounding a Decimal - NASA Lewis Learning Technologies Project
    Round 12.5861 to the nearest hundredth. A detailed answer is provided. From NASA's 9th Grade Math Proficiency Test. ...more>>

  26. Sales Tax and Discounts (SMILE) - Denise Folk, Richard E. Byrd Academy
    A lesson for grades 6-8 designed to teach students that sales tax is an additional charge on products purchased; how to compute sales tax on different items using register tapes; that discount means to take a certain amount off the price of something; ...more>>

  27. Sales Tax (SMILE) - Allen Batts, Jr., Jane A. Neil School
    A lesson for grades 6-8 designed to teach students to understand and calculate sales tax on merchandise and food. From the Practical and Applied Math section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative ...more>>

  28. SAMMO - Sinclair, Nathalie; Murphy, Pat; et al.
    Tools for exploring, creating, and doing mathematics. Sinclair's Java applets let middle school students explore appealing mathematical situations not normally included in school curricula while using fractions, ratios, decimal numbers, and other concepts ...more>>

  29. Scholastic Online Activities - Math - Scholastic, Inc.
    Lessons and activities for grades PreK-3 or 4-8, with sources listed: Kids USA Survey; Max's Math Adventures of interactive whiteboard-ready rhyming math activities, audio support, and printables; Math Maven's Mysteries; I Spy Oops Hoops; Math Hunt; and ...more>>

  30. SCORE! Educational Centers
    An educational and entertaining site for parents and educators, with helpful articles on motivating and communicating with K-8 kids, questions and answers, hands-on activities, interactive message boards, and a store. ...more>>

  31. SeeMath.com - Tal Greengard
    Free animations of mathematical concepts, with explanations: whole numbers, negative numbers, fractions, cups and counters, operations, carrying tens using base ten blocks, and more. ...more>>

  32. Self-Instructional Mathematics Tutorials - Center for Support of Teaching and Learning, Syracuse University
    Self-instructional material for university students of chemistry, economics, political science and/or psychology. Math topics include fractions, decimals, percents, ratios and proportions, tables, bar graphs, circle graphs, the visual display of information, ...more>>

  33. Share Six Cookies with Seven People - Don Cohen (The Mathman)
    Young children (ages 6-7) discover fractions by dividing cookies - 3 cookies with 2 people, 2 cookies with 3 people, etc.. A sample problem with answers from Chapter 2 of Don Cohen's worksheet book. ...more>>

  34. Shelley's Mathematics Articles - Shelley Walsh
    "Little self-contained articles [that] write up more than you can normally fit in a lecture, and ... hopefully put together enough explanation so that there's something for a great variety of different ways of thinking." Organized into Geometry; Analytic ...more>>

  35. Significant Digits - R. H. Logan, Instructor of Chemistry, El Centro College
    An explanation of significant digits, with sections on: Measured Values; Computed Values; Rules for Determining the Number of Significant Digits In Numbers With Indicated Decimals; Significant Digits In Numbers Not Having an Indicated Decimal; Significant ...more>>

  36. Significant Figures and Rounding Rules - Christopher Mulliss
    A site dedicated to the discussion of issues relating to the proper teaching of significant figures and rounding rules in high school and college science courses. Includes a link to a detailed study "On the Standard Rounding Rule for Multiplication and ...more>>

  37. Skill in Algebra - Lawrence Spector
    An introduction to algebra, with questions that, when moused over, reveal their answers: algebraic expressions, signed numbers, adding and subtracting signed numbers, multiplying and dividing signed numbers, reciprocals and zero, removing grouping symbols, ...more>>

  38. Skillswise - BBC Online
    Factsheets, worksheets, quizzes, and Flash games on whole numbers; measures, shape and space; fractions, decimals and percentages; and handling data. Resources for tutors include lesson plans, printable tracking sheets, a newsletter, and an expert column ...more>>

  39. Slide-A-Round Math Manipulatives - Jim Franklin
    These manipulatives feature movable, interchangeable slides for learning how to round whole numbers, decimals, and money; to identify equivalent fractions; to calculate elapsed time, and more. Manufactured in the U.S. of recycled plastic with steel reinforcement, ...more>>

  40. SliderMath Equations - WhiteAcres Media
    Windows software designed to introduce linear equations and basic algebra, bringing together many of the requirements of the grades 7-10 math curriculum or providing a review of fundamentals for adults. Levels 1-2 include addition, subtraction, multiplication, ...more>>

  41. Social and Historical Aspects of Mathematics - Thompson, Wilkinson; Univ. of Wolverhampton (UK)
    Math history: the development of counting systems and notations (includes Egyptian, Sumerian, Babylonian, and Hindu-Arabic numerals); of notation and concepts in algebra; Changing systems of geometry from Euclid to Klein's programme (includes New Geometries, ...more>>

  42. SoftSchools.com - Mani Gudavalli
    Free math worksheets and interactive online games for practicing times tables, adding, subtracting, telling time, and more. Organized into pre-k, kindergarten, grades 1-2, grades 3-4, grade 5, measurement, and fun games. ...more>>

  43. Solve for n - NASA Lewis Learning Technologies Project
    Solve for n: 3/n = 7/12. A detailed answer is provided. From NASA's 9th Grade Math Proficiency Test. ...more>>

  44. Solving-Math-Problems
    Type up your math questions for free help or see step-by-step instructions on solving problems that involve sets, equations, exponents, roots, or real numbers, such using the number line to compare two decimals or using direct comparison (equivalence) ...more>>

  45. Spy Guys: Online Elementary Mathematics Resource -- Mathematics 6 - LearnAlberta.ca
    This Flash 5 site includes lessons (Decimals; Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers; Ratio; Percent; Solving Problems with Decimals; Understanding Integers; Factors, Multiples, and Prime Factorization; Summarizing and Extending Patterns; Rounding Numbers; ...more>>

  46. Statistics of Mars (candy) (SMILE) - Wilhelm L. Lilly, Kenwood Academy
    A lesson for designed to use a realistic situation as a means of collecting data (on M&Ms or other candy); to teach students to group, display, and interpret information by sorting and arranging data to construct frequency graphs; and to display and interpret ...more>>

  47. SuperKids Math Worksheet Creator - SuperKids Educational Software Review
    Make your own math drill worksheets: select the type of problem (addition, subtractions, multiplication, division, fractions, greater/less than), the maximum and minimum numbers to be used in the problems, click on the button, and a worksheet will be ...more>>

  48. Suresh Lala's Math Quizzes - Suresh M. Lala
    This quiz blog contains questions in algebra, geometry and arithmetic, to test and reinforce math skills and applications. ...more>>

  49. Susan C. Levine - The University of Chicago
    Biography, courses, and more about Levine, the co-director of the Center for Early Childhood Research. Her freely downloadable articles include "Early puzzle play: A predictor of preschoolers' mental rotation skill"; "The role of parents and teachers ...more>>

  50. syzygy-matrix: solutions for small problems in the classroom - Jeff LeMieux
    Generate cryptograms, division worksheets, fraction worksheets, and proportion problems. Select the length of dividend, denominators specified by the Washington State Standards for Grade 7, number of problems, and more. The worksheet maker prints solutions. ...more>>


 
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