Student Internet Resources - Math

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Math Games

Basketball Interactive
Select a math topic from the list, then answer BasketMath's questions for feedback. Answer incorrrectly, and it shows the correct answer; answer correctly, and it runs an animation of a basketball player shooting hoops. Each question is created randomly with variability.

Click on Bricks
Click on Bricks lets students use Lego blocks as manipulatives to learn multiplication facts 1 to 4. There’s an instruction page on the theory behind this skill, problems to complete, and a printable multiplication table.

Geometry Terms

Get Smarter
GetSmarter.org has international math quizzes to compare students’ skills to those of students in other countries.

Global ClassroomInteractive Activities in Math gives kids practice using pattern blocks, integer bars, and base-10 blocks to reinforce understanding of perimeter, area, division, and geometry. Great for visual learners.

Graphing
“M&M’s” Candies, Line Plots, and Graphing is a lesson plan designed to get students practicing estimation, sorting, counting, graphing, plotting, fractions, percentage, and calculating mean, median, and mode.

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Math Challenge - Math Mystery Daily Brains
Put on your thinking caps and then visit this online math challenge site, where a new word problem needs to be solved each day.

MathSlice
Math jeopardy, money worksheets, time worksheets and more.

Mighty Math Club
A website for kids that's devoted to math fun and learning

Multiflyer
Multiflyer is a fun online game developed to help anyone who is learning multiplication tables. It takes place in space and even sprinkles in learning about the planets. You can play it online, or register and receive a full downloadable version as well as downloadable interactive support tools. The game lets you figure out the answers, or you can turn off the table and wing it on your own. Simple, fun diversion to help reinforce multiplication skills.

National Library of Virtual Mathematics
The National Library of Virtual Mathematics, with K-12 activities in operations, geometry, algebra, measurement, data analysis, and probability.

Primary Grades Activities
Primary-grades activities and quizzes to help reinforce concepts about addition and money; the activities give immediate feedback and allow kids to keep trying until they get the right answer.

Revise Wide Maths
ReviseWide Maths is a British website that has activity pages, fact sheets, worksheets, and quizzes in numbers, data handling, shape, space, and measure, mental maths, and games.

Speed Math
SpeedMath Deluxe from Jefferson Lab challenges kids to take four digits and quickly create an equation using addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Upper Grade Math Activities
Upper-grade activities in math, including fast arithmetic tips, card magic, and the Taylor series for cosine.

Who Wants Pizza?
Who Wants Pizza? provides a fun way to learn about fractions – instruction, practice, and immediate feedback, also teachers’ notes.

Word Problems for Kids
Word Problems for Kids for grades 5-12, a more traditional approach to improving problem-solving skills.

8th grade math topics

Using a Protractor:

Slides Flips Turns

Practice angle measurements

Using a Protractor. How to make and measure an angle

Using a protractor to measure

MATH TUTORIALS

AAA Math
Explanations for hundreds of math skills with interactive practice pages

Ask Dr. Math
An archive of math questions submitted by students and answered by Dr. Math

BasketMath
Basketball-themed game that tests math for grades 4 through 10

Create A Graph
An online tool for creating bar, line, pie, and x-y graphs

Fraction Fun
Fun interactive animations on the basics of fractions

Geometry
Having trouble with Pythagorean theorems? Can't prove that a parallelogram shape is within a quadrilateral? Looking for a visual representation of trisecting angles? Interactive Geometry can help! Here you'll find more than two dozen Java applets that make learning the fundamental principles of geometry a breeze.

THE GEOMETRY PAGES
Lines, numbers, curves, and solids. Sanders' love of geometry comes through on these additional pages.

CONNECTING GEOMETRY
Cathi Sanders wrote a series of pages to help her students "... discover geometry and its many connections with the world, in science, art, navigation, and architecture...."

Hot Math
This site provides step by step tutorials to odd numbered problems in math texts of many publishers.

MathWorld
A comprehensive and interactive mathematics encyclopedia.

Numerical Mathematical Utilities
Several numerical mathematical utilities. For example, utilities for solving the Quadratic, Cubic, and Quartic Equations; solving N Equations in N Unknowns; Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors; and more.

ON-Math - Online Journal of Mathematics

PYTHAGORGRAMS
June Lester has developed a simple tangram-type learning widget, accompanied by nine questions, to help students understand Pythagoras' theorem. Pythagorgrams require a Flash 6 plug-in.

Seeing Math
Seeing Math has developed interactive software Java tools to clarify key mathematical ideas in middle and high school mathematics. Each interactive provides a real-time connection between representations of the mathematics (symbolic, graphical, etc.), so that changes in one representation instantly cause changes in the other.

VIRTUAL MATH LAB
Online tuturials covering algebra that include definitions, formulas, illustrations and step-by-step examples.

Algebra

Factoring with Mr. Yang and Mosley the alien
A comics based lesson for Algebra students.

National Library of Virtual Mathematics
The National Library of Virtual Mathematics, with K-12 activities in operations, geometry, algebra, measurement, data analysis, and probability.

purplemath
Online algebra resource.