 Improving Measurement and Geometry in Elementary Schools (IMAGES)  Research for Better Schools (RBS)
Information and resources designed to help teachers develop a deeper understanding of geometry and measurement concepts and to assist in designing meaningful instruction for elementary students. Topics addressed include: cognitive and developmental issues;
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 Inch by Inch and Centimeter by Centimeter Extravaganza (SMILE)  Pamela J. BatesHines, Ninos Heroes Academy
A lesson for the very early grades designed to teach students to measure one inch to a yard; measure one centimeter to a meter; and compare and contrast standard to nonstandard units of measurement. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection
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 Industryshack: online unit conversion tools
More then 80 engineering and common unit conversion tools for students, engineers and scientists, as well as links to engineering calculators.
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 The Interactive Mathematics Classroom  Rex Boggs
A digital library of thirdparty technology resources for teaching mathematics, from kindergarten to calculus. Register to comment on interactive whiteboard files, Powerpoints, TINspire documents, Excel spreadsheets, and other digital resources. RSS
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 Interior Design (SMILE)  Sally Hill, Horatio May Community Academy
A lesson for grades 46 designed to teach students to calculate area and perimeter in inches. 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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 An Introduction to Angles (SMILE)  Samuel A. Anoma, Hyde Park Career Academy
A lesson designed to teach students to name, classify, identify, and measure angles. 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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 An Introduction to Area and Perimeter (SMILE)  Edwina R. Justice, Gunsaulus Scholastic Academy
A lesson for grades 47 designed to use a phenomenological approach to teach students to measure, record, discover, and apply rules for area and perimeter. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons
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 An Introduction to Estimation and Measurements (SMILE)  Christeen Brown, Robert Fulton Elementary
A lesson for grades 35 designed to teach students to convert ounces to pounds; measure liquids; describe measurements in sizes; measure volumes; understand the importance of knowing and using the measurements; observe shapes and sizes in measurements;
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 Introduction to Fractions on the Numberline (SMILE)  Claudia R. Jones, Crane High School
A lesson designed to teach students to read fractional parts of an inch on a ruler, and to deal meaningfully with the typical number line. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics
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 An Introduction To Volume (SMILE)  Linda James Woods, Harold Washington Elementary School
A lesson for grades 35 designed to teach students about volume, using a variety of containers, potting soil, popcorn, etc. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative
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 Kids Math
Elementary and intermediate drill exercises/games (timed, with answers shown correct or incorrect) for learning addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, measurement, graphs. In English, Spanish, and Chinese. Also prealgebra
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 Kitchen Conversions  Gourmet Sleuth.com
Calculators for and information about common cooking conversions. Includes a calculator with actual weights for over 6500 foodstuffs, as well as one with rough estimates for converting between grams (weight) and teaspoons and other common cooking measures
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 Knowledge Adventure
A developer and publisher of interactive multimedia products for kids and educators. Products include the Blaster Series (Math, Spelling, Writing, Reading), FisherPrice Ready for School, JumpStart activities for elementary grades, and Kaplan Higher Scores
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 KS3 Maths Homework Series  Stafford Burndred; Pearson Publishing (U.K.)
A series of 6 homework packs providing 180 different homework sheets covering levels 38 of the UK National Curriculum (ages 1114). Each pack addresses a separate level, and exercises use a speed marking system so that a full class can be marked in about
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 Latitude/Longitude Distance Calculation  Chris Michels
Calculate the distance between two points on the earth given their latitudes and longitudes. Choose the units for results: statute miles, nautical miles, or kilometers. With links for determining the latitude and longitude of places using a GPS, of a
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 Latitude/Longitude Position Finder  Juggling Information Service
Identify the latitude and longitude position of any point within the contiguous United States by clicking on the map to zoom in on the area.
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 Learning Games and Activities for K12  Creative Teaching Associates
Over 200 nonelectronic learning games and activities for ages 4 through adult. Math products include flash cards, activity cards, board games, math chips, cards, books, cassettes for basic math facts drill, and many more. Products are also listed by
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 Learning in Motion
Learning in Motion creates and publishes innovative software for K12 education. Monthly listing of the Top 10 Educational Web Sites; Knowledge Forum, a student knowledgebuilding environment; Measurement in Motion, a math/science learning tool (demo
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 Lesson for Multiplying and Dividing Fractions with Post It Notes (SMILE)  Robert Foote, Disney Magnet School
A 7th grade lesson designed to teach students to measure various dimensions of rectangles to the nearest fraction of an inch, dividing fractions to predict the number of Postits needed to meet the length and width of the rectangles. From the Arithmetic
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 Lesson Plan Search  Google
Free math lesson plans that make use of Google Earth, Google Calendar, Exploring Computational Thinking, and other products and projects of the search engine company: Telling time & Google Calendar; Human Dimensions Project; Median of Latitude Data;
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 Let's Have a Field Day! (ITDC Webquest)  Noelle Kreider, Rialto Unified School District
A lesson plan in which sixth grade students are asked to plan a field day for their class. Some of the integrated skills include using an almanac to assist in decision making, using and interpreting weather sources, and reading and drawing maps, and basic
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 Let's Take a Trip  G. Carney
Students use the Internet to find the distance from their home city to another city; decide how many miles they could travel in one day; find places of interest to visit along the way to their final destination; and describe in a daily journal the places
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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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 Make a Conjecture: Cardiac Output, Rates of Change and Accumulation (iMath Investigations)  Illuminations; National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
An online, interactive, multimedia math investigation. This activity explores the measurement of the amount of blood being pumped by a heart. The goal of this iMath investigation is a rich exploration of concentrations (mixture problems), rates of change
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 Making Ice Cream (SMILE)  Vickie Townsend, Crown Fine Arts Community Academy
A lesson for grades 58 designed to teach students to change a recipe to arrive at the amount of each ingredient needed to serve a given number of people; explore, observe, examine, measure and mix the ingredients provided; and convert metric units to
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 Making of America Books  University of Michigan
This digital library of primary sources in American social history includes dozens of schoolbooks on arithmetic and other mathematical subjects that date to the antebellum period through reconstruction. Search or browse scanned graphics or transcribed
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 Mass and Weight in the Metric System (SMILE)  Janet L. Powe, Harold Washington Elementary School
A lesson designed to teach students to choose the most reasonable metric unit of mass; work in a group to weigh objects in the metric system; and solve problems using milligrams, grams, and kilograms. From the Practical and Applied Math section of a collection
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 MAT 476: Teaching Mathematics in the Middle and Secondary Schools  Prof. Carol A. Marinas; Mathematics & Computer Science, Barry University, FL
Forty lesson plans created by teachers from Florida, for grades 412 and requiring 12 days to complete, with fairly simple preparation. The lessons contain detailed explanations and directions and many lessons are interdisciplinary. NCTM standards are
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 MathApplications  Cathleen V. Sanders
An interactive mathematics course offered via the Internet to students throughout the Hawaiian islands. Cathi Sanders, a teacher at Punahou School in Honolulu, teaches this course through ESchool, a pilot project of the Hawaii Department of Education
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 Math Around Us  Williams, Buccola, Moderators; KIDPROJ/KIDLINK
Students participating in the Math Around Us project will explore different ways to look at math in the real world. A new activity is introduced each month from October through May; you can register and participate in all or part of the project. Math
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 Math by Design  Maryland Public Television
Students become architects in this Flash adventure into geometry and measurement, building Flossville Town Park or Windjammer Environmental Center. With lesson plans, teaching tips and techniques, crosscurricular activities, videos of math in action,
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 Math Calculators and Solvers Online  ACalculator
Online calculators for calculating or solving areas of rectangles, triangles, squares, circles, and more; volumes of rectangular prisms, pyramids, spheres, cylinders, conical frustrums, cones, capsules, and more; binary operations; fraction operations;
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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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 Math Curriculum  Educational Explorers
A computer program for third grade, fourth grade, fifth grade, and sixth grade students to study mathematics, language and geography skills. The program contains 200 problems and their answer in English and Spanish, some of which can be accessed free
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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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 Mathematical Thinking  Swan, Malcolm; and Ridgway, Jim
Selfcontained, selfinstructional modules that "promote and assess thinking skills in mathematics." Mathematical Thinking Classroom Assessment Techniques (Math CATs) tasks from the Fieldtested Learning Assessment Guide (FLAG) include "Fault Finding
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 Mathematics  Annenberg Media
The video, software, and print guides in the math collection show concrete examples of good teaching and active learning in all sorts of settings: public school classes, multiage classes in rural areas, bilingual classes, magnet and charter schools,
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 Mathematics Knowledge and Skills  Office of Head Start
Professional development activities and resources for best practices in math teaching at the early childhood level. Organized into the four sections of Know, See, Do, and Improve, this Toolkit for Teaching includes videos, curriculum guides, staff learning
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 Mathematics Materials for Tomorrow's Teachers (M2T2)  MSTE, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Five mathematics modules for use training future mathematics teachers. Aligned with the Illinois Learning Standards, the modules feature activities with paperandpencil, manipulatives, and Java applets. The site offers a separate list of applets, as
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 Mathematics (SparkNotes.com)  WebCT.com & iTurf Inc.
Over 100 guides for mathematics ranging from prealgebra topics to advanced work in calculus, written by students and recent graduates of Harvard University. The site also includes message boards for beginner, high school, and advanced math, calculus,
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 Mathematics Worksheet Factory  Schoolhouse Technologies Inc.
Software to download and purchase to create math worksheets for student practice in basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division or practice in more complex mathematical operations including whole number, fraction, and decimal operations,
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 MathFoundation Online Math Tutorial  Susan Phillips
A comprehensive animated online math tutorial covering Arithmetic, Fractions, Decimals, Proportions, Measurements, PreAlgebra, Basic Algebra, and introductions to Statistics and Geometry. Animated examples demonstrate math concepts and procedures. Members
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 Math Fundamentals Problem of the Week  Math Forum
Math problems for students working with concepts of number, operation, and measurement, as well as introductory geometry, data, and probability. The goal is to challenge students with nonroutine problems and encourage them to put their solutions into
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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 in the Home  Office of Head Start
Activities excerpted from Helping Your Child Learn Mathematics for parents and teachers to encourage children's enjoyment of math and their curiosity in the world around them: Math in the Home; Fill it Up; Fractured Fractions; Money's Worth; and more.
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 Math Learning Center (MLC)  Gene Maier
A nonprofit Oregonbased educational organization that develops and publishes curriculum materials, provides continuing education for teachers, consults with educational agencies, and provides opportunities for parents and others to become knowledgeable
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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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 Math Listings (Online Schoolyard)  Comcast Online Communications
Links to selected math sites in the following categories: About Math in the Real World; Add, Subtract, Multiply and Divide; Algebra Avenue; Counting Corner; General Topics; Geometry; History of Mathematics; Measurements; PreCalculus/Calculus; Probability/Statistics/
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 Math  Melody House  Melody House
Educational recordings, counters, sorting trays, toy coins, and other colorful manipulatives from the publishers of Jump into Math by Rae Pica, Moving To Math by Pam Schiller, Math in Minutes by Sharon McDonald, and Math All Around Me and Learning Rocks
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 Math Mentor Take the Test  Santa Clara County Office of Education
For students preparing to take the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE) in math: answer a sample question on your own; watch a math mentor solve the same problem; and review a stepbystep solution. The movies of Englishspeaking and Spanishspeaking
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