### Miscellaneous

Interactive Math Websites

Lots of good sites for student motivation or group work.

Suzanne's Mathematics Lessons

Lessons aligned with the NCTM Standards for Numbers and Operations, Algebra, Data Analysis and Probability, Measurement, Geometry, and other Math Resources.

Math Playground

An action-packed site for elementary and middle school students. Practice your math skills, play a logic game, and have some fun!

Math Games

Virtual Stopwatch and Virtual Timer

This site has a free stopwatch and timer. The stopwatch counts down to zero and the timer counts up from zero.

Math Den

Online math question to practice math skills. The stages are loosely based on grades 7-12. New questions are added every Thursday.

Math Night Modules

Math Night is a fun event for kids in elementary school and their parents. It lets kids show off their math skills and introduces them to mathematical topics beyond their everyday schoolwork. Meanwhile, their parents see what their kids are learning in math and maybe learn something new about mathematics themselves. These modules are available to download to use for your own Math Night.

Everyday Math Resources

A list of sites with interactive manipulatives. Designed to go with a specific K-5 series, but can apply to any series.

A Maths Dictionary for Kids

An animated, interactivce dictionary for students which explains more than 400 common mathematical terms in simple language.

Lessons in Fractals, Complex Patterns, and Chaos

The topics of this lesson book do not fall neatly in the traditional math topics, but they touch upon many areas, such as algebra, numbers, function, geometry, probability, etc. The lessons can be downloaded as Word files to be printed and the programs can be downloaded for Windows, or used on the web (if you have Flash).

Fractals Theme Page

Collections of useful Internet educational resources within a narrow curricular topic and contain links to two types of information. Students and teachers will find curricular resources (information, content...) to help them learn about this topic. In addition, there are links to instructional materials (lesson plans), which will help teachers provide instruction in this theme.

Houghton Mifflin's Brain Teasers

Weekly brain teasers with answers. An archive of past teasers is available.

Math History Theme Page

Collections of useful Internet educational resources within a narrow curricular topic and contain links to two types of information. Students and teachers will find curricular resources (information, content...) to help them learn about this topic. In addition, there are links to instructional materials (lesson plans), which will help teachers provide instruction in this theme.

Pi on the Web Field Trip

Pi is a very important number in mathematics and has a very interesting history. This tour will helpstudents and other students learn about pi.

Tessellations Theme Page

Collections of useful Internet educational resources within a narrow curricular topic and contain links to two types of information. Students and teachers will find curricular resources (information, content...) to help them learn about this topic. In addition, there are links to instructional materials (lesson plans), which will help teachers provide instruction in this theme.

Rainforest Maths

Interactive math activities for grades K-6

Math Curriculuar Materials

Information/explanations for students and teachers wishing to learn more about Mathematics

Math Instructional Materials

Lesson plans and teaching tips/ideas for Mathematics teachers

Math Portal

Offers a large collection of math lesson plans, resources, and links to other web sites.

....AND THE ANSWER IS

Lesson Plan: Students must cooperatively or individually think creatively and logically to come up with answers to a question. This is a great way to get students to realize that there might be more than one answer to a situation and to use their creative thinking skills.

Surf the Net with Kids: Math

Links to online math worksheets, flashcards, activities, and games.

CoolMath.com

Fun math for kids of all ages. Includes math lessons, math problems, math games, and a math dictionary. There are also areas for teachers and parents.

Eisenhower National Clearinghouse (ENC)

This site provides K-12 mathematics and science resources you can easily link to on the Internet! (fee-based)

ExploreLearning

Interactive math and science simulations for grades 6-12.

Figure This! Math Challenges for Families

Mathematical challenges for families provide interesting math challenges that middle-school students can do at home with their families.

Fun Mathematics Lessons by Cynthia Lanius

This site has lots of fun K-12 mathematics lessons. Some of the topics are ratios, fractions, graphs, etc.

Games for Math and Social Skills

A collection of links to games for building math and social skills.

Internet Based Math and Science Lesson Plans

Links to some great lesson plans for both math and science. Categorized by elementary and secondary.

Fun Math and Science

This site features some activites to make science, math, and technology fun.

MathCounts

MathCounts is the national math coaching and competition program for 7th and 8th grade students. It increases math interest through creative curriculum materials and dedicated volunteers.

Math Solutions Newsletter Lessons Archive

This is a collection of lessons from the Math Solutions Online Newsletter. They are divided by grade levels from K-8.

Math & Science Gateway

This award-winning site is maintained by the Cornell Deptartment of Education. The Gateway provides links to resources in mathematics and science for educators and students in grades 9-12, although teachers of other levels may find these materials helpful.

Math in Daily Life

Think that just because you're out of school means that you can forget allabout trigonometry and calculus? Guess again. Check out this site to see how big a part math plays in everyday life.

MegaMath

The MegaMath project is intended to bring unusual and important mathematical ideas to elementary school classrooms so that young people and their teachers can think about them together.

Quilted Math

Quilts have much to do with both geometry and American heritage. Investigate quilting further with Riverdeep's feature, "Quilted Math". Several excellent activities and resources accompany the article. Consider having your students create their own patchwork classroom quilt for a winter project, with each student creating a square representing their own unique heritage and traditions. [Classroom Flyer, 1/17/03]

ShapesQuest

Kindergarten students click on mystery shapes and attempt to identify them, not only as the common items they can find every day around their house, but also as a box (rectangle), ball (circle), or cylinder. They will also be asked to draw three pictures of each shape of items they find around their own household and bring their drawings back to the classroom to share... [Classroom Flyer, 1/17/03]

Silver Burdett Ginn Math

This site leads to teacher activity guides and student activity sheets for grades K-6.

Teachnet.com-Math Lessons Ideas

Middle School Portal: Mathmatics Pathway

A collection of online resources to help you and your students thoroughly explore topics. Includes Algebra, Measurement, Discrete Mathematics, Statistics, Trigonometry, etc.

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives

The eNLVM is an NSF funded project to develop interactive online learning units (eModules) for 3-12 mathematics. It provides easy-to-use teaching tools and resources that promote student understanding of important mathematics.

portaportal.com: Math Correlations

Links to math activities that correlate to standards in grades K-6.

Interactivate

Interactive Java-based courseware for exploration in science and mathematics, along with lessons and discussions.