 Math & Science Lesson Plans  Science and Math on the Net (SAMNet)
Lesson plans developed during various SamNet symposiums and related workshops. A collaboration between the NSF Center for Advanced Liquid Crystalline Optical Materials (ALCOM), the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, and the Libraries of
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 The Maths File Game Show  BBC Online
Interactive, animated math games (require Shockwave). Four sections include: Number, Data Handling, Algebra, and Shape, Space, and Measure. A games wheel offers games for students of different ability levels. Printable worksheets are also provided, together
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 Maths Games and Resources  Adrian Bruce
Adrian Bruce, an Australian teacher, offers a variety of resources that he has developed to use with his students. The math resources are organized under these topics: Symmetry; Facts to 10; Multiplication Jump; Multiplication Bingo; 3d Shapes; Decimals;
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 Maths Is Fun  Rod Pierce, mathsisfun.com
Math revision (review) pages, games, puzzles, and offline activities for age 11 through college algebra. A discussion forum and a newsletter are also available. The Illustrated Math Dictionary links definitions to further resources on the site. Maths
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 Mathslessons.co.uk  Alan and Cass Jackson
Flash tutorials and tests on number, algebra, shape, and data, suitable for GCSE revision. Also, worksheets and revision guides, a freestanding calculator, interactive math games, and resources.
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 Maths  Martin John Baker, EuclideanSpace
Originally intended to give enough maths information to allow physical objects to be simulated by a computer program, these pages now cover a broader range of mathematical topics. The pages that get the most hits on the site are those concerned with 3D
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 MathsNet  Bryan Dye
MathsNet is a collection of pages about mathematics education, information technology, the Internet, and "some straightforward 'sums'." Tips and downloads for logo, spreadsheets and graphs, winlogo, excel, omnigraph, and graphing calculators such as the
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 MathsOnline  King's College
MathsOnline, from New Zealand, covers the entire mathematics curriculum for secondary school students from Year 8 (Year 9 in NZ) to Year 12 (Year 13 in
NZ). The site splits each year level into 50 topics and contains notes, examples, tests, exams, quizzes,
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 MathSphere  U.K.
A site where teachers or parents can download (in PDF format), print out, and photocopy over 1000 mathematics worksheets (grouped into modules) for children ages 512 or children with special needs. (More than 100 sample pages are available free of charge.)
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 Maths POWER Tutoring Software Programs  Maths POWER
From Australia: Maths, English and Science software programs designed and created by qualified teachers, intended for athome use. The website includes explanation of features, FAQs, testimonials and free assessments.
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 Math Tour  ThinkQuest 1998
A site designed to be entertaining and to bring together people of all ages with a wide range of math skills to interact and explore mathematics, featuring original math problems, humorous proofs of theorems, funny stories, and interesting facts about
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 Math Tutors
This family promises complete, stepbystep solutions to your emailed math problems.
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 MathTV.com  Charles P. McKeague
Thousands of instructional videos that accompany Charles McKeague's Harcourt Brace and Brooks Cole publications: Essentials of Basic Mathematics, Introductory Mathematics, Introductory Algebra: Concepts and Graphs, Intermediate Algebra: Concepts and Graphs,
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 Math Upgrade Online Review Course  Learning Upgrade, LLC
Math Upgrade is an online review course featuring songs, video, and games to help atrisk youth achieve math success. The 60lesson course covers math topics grades 1 to 7+ including basic math, prealgebra, basic geometry and measurement, statistics,
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 MathUSee  Steve Demme
Manipulatives, video instruction, and textbooks for the MathUSee curriculum, which ranges from place value through precalculus. Download competency exams; read testimonials; participate in the MathUSee discussion forum; follow Ethan Demme's blog;
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 Math Vantage  Center for Science, Mathematics and Computer Education, NE
Videotapes and print materials designed to bring middle level mathematics (grades 69) to life and to address the NCTM Standards (1989). Five units include: Patterns; Spatial Sense; Data Analysis; Proportional Reasoning; and Language of Mathematics.
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 Mathville  Courseware Solutions, Inc.
Awardwinning educational math software for children ages 513, for Mac or Windows. Programs: Kidway (8 activities for grades K2 with up to 10 levels of play each), Jungleway (20 math adventures for grades 13), Speedway (16 activities for grades 24),
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 MathWare Ltd.
Software and books for algebra, geometry and calculus: Derive, MathPert, Scientific Notebook, Cyclone; books for use with the TI Graphing Calculators, and a book and CD for Mathematica. Also an Interactive Math Dictionary on CDROM with biographical entries,
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 Mathwise: A computerbased learning package for mathematics  UK Mathematics Courseware Consortium
A software package that provides an integrated learning environment for teaching undergraduate mathematics, comprising mathematical and application modules, reference material, assessments and resource tools. Each module is based around a topic, with
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 Math Worksheets World  Math Worksheets World
Math Worksheets World features printable math worksheets, lessons, and teacher materials. Created by math teachers for Kindergarten through High School students. Try samples free or sign up for a yearly subscription.
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 MathWorld Interactive  Carolynn S. Mortensen
Openended word problems and some answers from this nowdefunct project. MathWorld began as MathMagic FidoNet in 1991, and was dedicated to helping educators and parents motivate their students to solve openended word problems, communicate mathematically,
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 matthen  Matthew Henderson
"Things of interest in maths & science" created by a PhD candidate in Statistical Dialogue Systems who majored in mathematics as an undergraduate. Posts date back to March 2011, and routinely feature Henderson's original animated gifs: "Orbits around
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 Maximum Volume & Area with the Geometer's Sketchpad  David Purdy, Wisconsin Heights High School, Mazomanie, WI
Common in calculus and advanced algebra texts, these wellknown optimization problems now appear in high school geometry texts as interesting explorations that integrate measurement, model building, polynomial functions and use of the graphing calculator.
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 Maxwell's Demon  Edmund Harriss
Harriss, a mathematician and artist of substitution tilings, tilings with a scaling symmetry like the Penrose Tiling, writes that "the major themes of this blog revolve around mathematics communication and mathematics art." His posts, which date back
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 Möbius at Fermilab  Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
Sculptures by Robert R. Wilson, threedimensional versions of the usual "onesided" surface, one on the grounds of the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) in Batavia, IL, another near an entrance to the Science Center at Harvard University
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 Measurement (cup, pt, qt, gal) (SMILE)  JoAnn Campbell, Leslie Lewis School
A 5th grade lesson designed to teach students to rename measurements with cups, pints, quarts, and gallons, and to choose appropriate units of capacity. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by
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 Measurement of Volume (SMILE)  Richard Murray, Gage Park High School
A lesson designed to teach students to measure the volume of a clear container; use a stop watch; and estimate the volume of a container using proportions. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons
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 MenuMath  JeanPierre Gosselin, Collège NotreDame de la Paix
Un outil d'aide à l'enseignement et à l'étude des maths du secondaire. Ce logiciel gratuit (Windows 95/98) regroupe 78 programmes d'arithmétique, d'algèbre, de géométrie, de trigonométrie, d'analytique,
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 MG Metric Geometry (Front for the Mathematics ArXiv)  Univ. of California, Davis
Metric Geometry preprints, from the U.C. Davis front end for the xxx.lanl.gov ePrint archive, a major site for mathematics preprints that has incorporated many formerly independent specialist archives. Search by keyword or browse by topic.
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 MicroGeometry  Marcus Pontuti
A solid geometry volume and surface area calculation utility for the PalmOS PDA. featuring thirteen of the most common shapes, supporting equations, and the ability to build composites. All equations are listed on the site.
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 Middle School Problem of the Week  Math Forum
A project designed to challenge middle school students with nonroutine problems and to encourage them to verbalize their solutions. From 1996 until 2002, submissions were read and assessed, and comments were returned to the students. The problems are
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 MidLink Magazine  Caroline McCullen
"The Digital Magazine for Kids, By Kids." A bimonthly online magazine created by several middle schools and hosted by the University of Central Florida for children ages 10 to 15, linking middle schools around the world. Each magazine issue features student
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 MiMa  Museum for Minerals and Mathematics Oberwolfach
This German museum's exhibits about mathematics, which focus on symmetry and crystallography, have included IMAGINARY; SURFER, a realtime ray tracer of algebraic surfaces; Cinderella & Curved Spaces; jReality; Morenaments; Doppelpendel; Penrose Puzzle;
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 Minerals, Crystals and Their Systems  Charles LewtonBrain
An introductory listing of definitions and nomenclature concerning gem materials. Includes geometric and symmetrical properties of some gemstones, with diagrams, and major gemstones listed by crystal system.
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 Miniball Project: Smallest Enclosing Ball of Balls  Bernd Gärtner, Institut für Theoretische Informatik, Switzerland
Code for finding the miniball, or smallest enclosing ball, of a given set of balls in ddimensional Euclidean space. Download available in C++
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 MinutePhysics  Henry Reich
"Cool physics and other sweet science" instructional videos, most shorter than four minutes long. Reich narrates while sketching stick figures and other simple line drawings on a whiteboard that sometimes also incorporates photos or video clips: "Proof
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 Miscellaneous: projection, modelling, rendering  Paul Bourke
Projection and displays, data visualization, photography and image manipulation, signal processing, and more.
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 Mister Goodmath's 'Cool' Challenges of the Week  Mike Rooney; Welleby Elementary School, Sunrise, Florida
More than 30 challenge problems, with hints but no solutions. Join "Gator" and pack your bag for an incredible journey through real life challenges. The first problem listed on the menu is always the most current challenge being attacked by Welleby students
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 Monge's Theorem and Desargues' Theorem, Identified  Thomas Banchoff; The Geometry Center
A unit that explains why Monge's Theorem and Desargue's Theorem are really two versions of the same theorem. Contains illustrative GSP sketches.
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 Monkey Pod Games  Monkey Pod Games
Monkey Pod Games specializes in puzzles that can be used in the math classroom in order to help students understand mathematical concepts more easily.
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 Monthly Themes  NRICH Maths, Univ. of Cambridge
Past problems from the NRICH Online Maths Club, archived by month. Each problem has a symbol indicating the stage, which tells you how little or how much mathematics you need to know to solve the problem but is no indication of its difficulty. The five
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 Montpelier Portfolio Program (Mathematics)  Montpelier Public Schools
A site that invites students to use creative strategies to solve story questions. Students choose a problem to solve and send in the solution, showing how they found it; assessments of their efforts are returned via email. Questions to help guide students
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 More than Just a Plane Game  Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
When topologists started to explore the world of geometric forms in higher dimensions, they found that neither the intuition nor the vocabulary of ordinary geometry was sufficient to describe and classify the new forms they discovered. They introduced
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 Mostly Modular Origami  Valerie Vann
Modular Origami is a branch of the art of paperfolding. The earliest modular origami is probably Asian (Japanese, Chinese) in origin. Unlike regular origami, where a figure or sculpture such as a crane, frog or airplane is made from a single sheet of
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 Mr. Brandenburg's List of Recommended Books on Math and Science  Guy Brandenburg
A list of over 140 math and sciencerelated books, mostly recent, for geometry students to choose from, read, and do a report on. This new list is organized by topic: astronomy; bad science; biography: mathematicians + scientists; biology/life science/evolution;
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 MSTE Java  University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign (UIUC)
Javabased activities submitted to MSTE, the Office for Mathematics, Science & Technology Education at UIUC. Topics include: best fit; box perimeter; Buffon's needle; CAD viewer; cereal box problem; chisquared test analysis of random marbles; cliff
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 Mudd Math Fun Facts  Francis E. Su; Mathematics Dept., Harvey Mudd College
A site developed as a resource for professors wishing to enrich their courses with mathematical 'fun facts': more than 100 5minute math tidbits that can be used at the beginning of class to get students interested in mathematics. They are best used in
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 MultyGraphiX 2D & 3D function plotter  Sergey Petrov, ADC Software
Plot any mathematical 2D and 3D, explicit and parametric functions. Allows users to plot functions in Cartesian, polar, cylindrical, and spherical coordinates. Trial version available for this commercial software. Windows only.
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 Music and Virtual Flowers  Robert Walker
Fractal music, fractally based flowers, and geometrical models.
Programs are available for download. Make four and higherdimensional cubes and simplexes, then rotate them into the higher dimensions (so that the three dimensional projections change
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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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