 Let's Graph!  Cynthia Lanius
Canga Rue Middle School conducted a survey of all its students to determine some of their interests. A graph illustrates the results of one of the questions. From the information provided, answer the following questions:  How many students are at Canga
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 Library Video Company
Library Video Company offers a searchable, browseable catalog of video and CDROM products for mathematics instruction on the K12 level, from addition to variables. This resource for primary and high school math educators looking for curriculum enhancers
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 Linear Regression (MSTE)  Amar Patel; University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign (UIUC)
A lesson that allows students to explore notions of the relations between two variables using a variety of problems and activities to aid learning and classroom discussion. Requires Excel 5.0 and Netscape (or equivalent). Includes a look at how the lesson
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 Locating IIT Using Ordered Pairs (SMILE)  Diane Yvette Branch, Harold Washington Elementary School
A lesson designed to teach students to plot and locate ordered pairs in a coordinate plane; and to understand how to read and create a map. From the Graphs and Visuals section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics
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 Locating Points Using Cartesian Coordinates (SMILE)  Mercedes Rodriguez, Clemente Community Academy High School
A lesson designed to teach students to give the coordinates of a point; to plot a point given its coordinates; and to use the coordinate system in locating places on the map. From the Graphs and Visuals section of a collection of almost 200 single concept
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 Many Eyes  IBM
"Many Eyes is a bet on the power of human visual intelligence to find patterns. Our goal is to 'democratize' visualization and to enable a new social kind of data analysis...." View and discuss visualizations, view and discuss data sets, and create visualizations
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 Maps & Graphs  Lesson Ideas: Math; Teachnet.Com
Line Graphs of Weather Forecasts (students learn to interpret data; make and read a line graph, understand plotting points on an XY axis, and round numbers); Take a Road Trip (students integrate map reading, math, library research skills and writing).
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 marcusvolz.com  Volz
Computergenerated works of art that are visual displays of mathematical patterns and structures, and dynamic animations of mathematical processes. Mathematical visualizations by the University of Melbourne research fellow have included 10,000Point Voronoi,
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 Marvelous M&M Survey (TEAMS)  Jeannie Toshima; TEAMS Distance Learning, Los Angeles County Office of Education
Predict the most popular color in your package of M&Ms; then build a picture graph of the actual number, and share your results. Students from across the United States took a package of M&M's, predicted the color they thought there would be the
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 Math Activities for Grades 912  Biezad, Ward; NASA Dryden Flight Research Center
Lesson plans based on aeronautical themes and NASA projects. Topics include: Latitude and Longitude: A Real Life Example of the Distance Formula; Graphing: The SR71: Discovering the Linear Relationship between Celsius and Fahrenheit; Battery Depletion
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 Math Community of Interest  TeacherVision; The Learning Network
Lesson plans by grade level, lesson features, printable worksheets, online student activities, references and research aids, teaching tips, and parental advice.
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 MathCracker.com
Online solvers and graphing tools to create scatter plots, calculate mean and standard deviation, and draw pie charts on the web. MathCracker.com also provides statistics tutorials, lessons, and worked math problems, solved step by step. See, in particular,
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 Mathematical Connections  Brian R. Sears
A collection of more than 20 wellknown problems (with solutions), and Sine Wave, a set of essays on "the aesthetic aspects of mathematics."
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 Mathematics Education Partnership Program (MEPP)  National Security Agency (NSA)
Collected learning units/lesson plans for elementary school (arithmetic, data analysis, fractions, geometry, probability/patterns); middle school (prealgebra, algebra/graphing/statistics, geometry, number theory, interdisciplinary); and high school (prealgebra,
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 Mathematics Enhancement Programme  Centre for Innovation in Mathematics Teaching, Univ. of Exeter, U.K.
A whole curriculumlessons, worksheets, overhead projector transparencies, teacher notes, practice problems and examsfor primary and secondary schools. Use the Mathematics Attainment Test to generate tests online, automatically mark and detect common
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 The Mathematics of Data Analysis (NJ NIE)  New Jersey Networking Infrastructure in Education
One of the key tools used in data analysis is graphing. Graphs allow one to not only visualize patterns in data but also to develop mathematical equations which relate the different variables one is considering. Information to help teachers and students
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 Math in Daily Life  Annenberg Media
Students often question how they will use basic mathematical concepts, algebra, and geometry throughout their lives  but the average person uses math at least three times a day. Read how math affects daily decisionmaking in this series of short articles
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 Math Lesson Plans (GC EduNET)  Georgia College & State University, Milledgeville, GA
Usersubmitted math lessons: Ups and Downs of the Stock Market, Fractions in everyday life, A Shoe In (observing , classifying, graphing and interpreting data).
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 mathlibs.org  Jessika Sobanski
Practice solving arithmetic word problems in "Mad Libs" format with Shockwave; explore fractions, probability, and rotation. Also, lessons in numbers, patterns, measurement, geometry, graphing, and probability.
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 Maths4Me  Philip Isham
Tutorials covering the main topics of school mathematics using simple English words and pictures. It is intended as an alternative and a supplement to the more academic and structured methods.
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 MathsPig  Kerry Cue
Blog begun in March, 2009, aiming to "stick a snout in the media trough and sniff out the maths rubbish." MathsPig has since evolved to "use basic but elegant maths to make realistic problems for students to solve, e.g. 'Can you duck a bullet?'" Posts
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 Math Worksheets Center
Thousands of teachermade K12 math worksheets, lessons, homework assignments, quizzes, and tip sheets. Browse by grade level or student age; each math topic links to an index of the remedial math worksheets that point up the skills needed to get to that
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 MathWorlds  SimCalc: Simulations for Calculus Learning
MathWorlds enables students to learn through exploration of animated worlds and dynamic graphs. The worlds present moving objects and characters in a variety of settings, such as elevators in a building or duckies on a pond. Manipulable graphs control
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 Maximizing & Minimizing the Area of Rectangles Given a Fixed Perimeter (SMILE)  Tim Amrein, Franklin Fine Arts Center
A lesson for grades 58 designed to teach students to analyze and solve problems in which rectangles with identical perimeters are compared to maximize or minimize area; collect data and search for patterns and generalizable relations; represent problem
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 MiaBella  MiaBella, LLC
Interactive tools for graphing in three dimensions with a WebGLcapable browser. JavaScripts include one for 3D multiple linear regressions and another for scatter plots.
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 Mrnussbaum.com  Greg Nussbaum
Mrnussbaum's Math Lab has games such as Tony Fraction's Pizza Shop; Smart Poll; Cash Out (for practice making change); and Tackle Math Ball, Math Speed, Buffalo Math, and Math Fries (all timed games for practice adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing).
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 National Statistical Office  Republic of Korea
The agency that supervises statistics collection for the country of South Korea. Resources include Korea in Graphs, a list of publications and surveys performed, and the history, organization, and legal basis of the department. The site also includes
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 National Statistical Service of Greece (NSSG)  Ministry of National Economy, Greece
The statistics collection office of the Greek government. Charts and some graphs of population, health and economic data. More information, including press releases, also available in Greek.
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 Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA)
The department of the United Kingdom government that collects statistics about Northern Ireland. Includes tables and graphs of key socioeconomic statistics, which are available for download as Lotus 123 worksheets; demographic data, available in Lotus
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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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 Numerical Integration: Accumulating Rates of Change  Geometry Center
The fundamental theorem of calculus tells us that if we know the rate of change of some quantity, then adding up (or integrating) the rate of change over some interval will give the total change in that quantity over the same interval. But often scientists
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 Online Math Games  Ramona Pasca
Free Flash 6 math games and worksheets.
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 Original Lesson Plans  Mathematics  Thirteen/WNET New York
Original Webbased activities developed by Thirteen Ed Online Master Teachers. Each lesson consists of an overview with learning objectives, procedures for teachers, and "organizers" for students  handouts, bibliographies, and other materials. Math
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 Our Town (The Weather Unit: Math Application)  Collaborative Lesson Archive
A lesson that uses and/or introduces new tools in geography, math, and science to make observations and draw conclusions on the local temperature variations in your area. Colorado State Standard addressd: Students use algebraic methods to explore, model,
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 Paul Trow's Math Page  Paul Trow
Trow's interactive web pages and perl software let you graph the LotkaVoltera equations and see interconnected predator and prey populations plotted over time; model the trajectory of a cannonball for different muzzle velocities and angles of elevation,
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 Peanut Software for Windows  Rick Parris
Abstracts and links for downloading free mathematics software: Wingeom (highprecision geometric constructions); Winplot (generalpurpose plotting utility); Winstats (scatter plots, curve fitting, histograms, statistical data, and standard theoretical
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 PEST: ModelIndependent Parameter Estimation  Watermark Computing
PEST is a package that can be used with any preexisting model for data interpretation or model calibration. Use of nonlinear parameter estimation techniques allows you to exercise greater control. The site includes PEST, Parallel PEST, SENSAN, PEST MODFLOW/MT3D
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 Phase State Diagrams  Harold Brochmann
Phase diagrams reveal much information about physical phenomena. Brochmann illustrates with a variety of graphs created by computer programs. Phase state diagrams of unstable orbits reveal 'strange attractors', useful in a variety of fields including
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 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.
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 Professional Development Center (PDC)  Key Curriculum Press
Professional development opportunities from summer institutes to weekend workshops for teachers across the United States, with scheduled 1day, 3day, and 7day courses, as well as opportunities for custom offerings specific to district needs. In particular,
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 Project Atmosphere Australia Online  Sel Kerans; Australian Bureau of Meteorology
Online meteorological activities open to international schools. The site provides access to Australian weather observations, forecasts, and archived weather statistics, with information designed to educate the general public about weather and related
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 Project SkyMath: Making Mathematical Connections  University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
Using the science and language of patterns to explore the weather. A middle school mathematics module using realtime weather data and current environmental issues to promote the learning of significant mathematics, consistent with the NCTM Standards.
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 Raw  DensityDesign Lab
The "missing link between spreadsheets and vector graphics," this open web app's interface lets you create custom vectorbased visualizations on top of the DataDriven Documents JavaScript (D3.js) library. Starting with delimiterseparated values in plaintext
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 Scholastic Online Activities  Math  Scholastic, Inc.
Lessons and activities for grades PreK3 or 48, with sources listed: Kids USA Survey; Max's Math Adventures of interactive whiteboardready rhyming math activities, audio support, and printables; Math Maven's Mysteries; I Spy Oops Hoops; Math Hunt; and
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 SelfInstructional Mathematics Tutorials  Center for Support of Teaching and Learning, Syracuse University
Selfinstructional 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,
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 Shedding Light on the Subject: Function Models of Light Decay (iMath Investigations)  Illuminations; National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
An online, interactive, multimedia math investigation in which students develop and analyze exponential models for the behavior of light passing through water. Accompanying video clips show the iMath in action in real classrooms.
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 Shoe Size vs. Height  Statistical Analysis and Linear Regression with FATHOM  Jay Yohe; Susquehanna Township High School, Harrisburg, PA
A lesson plan in which students analyze onevariable distributions (histograms and box plots), determine measures of center (mean, median) and spread (standard deviation, range), analyze scatter plots, form lines of best fit, and explore least squares
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 SIMMS IM LEVEL I  Research Project Help  T. DeBuff
High School freshmanlevel integrated mathematics research projects, to be used with the Systemic Initiative for Montana Mathematics and Science Integrated Math (SIMMS IM), curriculum Level I. View project descriptions and find links to sites that will
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 Skymath National Weather Report Module
An overview of an instruction unit in which students produce a national weather report and a report on their understanding of various weather phenomena. The unit ties together number sense, symbols, and graphics; emphasizes sorting and counting and making
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 SMILE Program Mathematics Index  Science and Mathematics Initiatives for Learning Enhancement
Over 200 singleconcept lesson plans in the following categories: Geometry and Measurement, Patterns and Logic, Probability and Statistics, Recreational and Creative Math, Practical and Applied Math, Arithmetic, Graphs and Visuals, Algebra and Trigonometry,
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