**Mathematics Core Curriculum Website Links**

**(Taken from the GPSC QCC Site)**

**Title: All About Decimals**

**Annotation: **All
operations with decimals are covered on this site, as well as naming them,
rounding them, and converting them to fractions and percents. Includes explanations, interactive exercises, and games. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **9:06:24 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.aaamath.com/dec.html

**Title: InterAct Math: Section 1.4: Rounding and Estimating; Order**

**Annotation: **On-line
exercises to practice rounding numbers with corrections. Requires InterAct Plugin and can be
downloaded free from site. *(Entered 9/27/1999)*

**URL: **http://www.mathmax.com/fundmath/chapter/bk2imipp/c

**Title: Math Journey**

**Annotation: **Travel
around the world by answering 30 questions. Varied skills and
level of difficulty to choose from. Use in computer lab. *(Entered **7/14/2000** **3:38:56 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.quia.com/mathjourney.html

**Title: Money Worksheets**

**Annotation: **A collection of money
worksheets in which students count, add, and round money amounts. *(Entered **8/6/2002** 10:11:21 AM) *

**URL: **http://worksheets.teach-nology.com/math/money

**Title: PLACE VALUE POPULATION - ROUNDING OFF**

**Annotation: **Individual,
online activity. Students will read and write whole numbers to hundred millions, know place value to hundred millions and will
round off each group of numbers to a variety of units including: units,
thousands, and millions. Also demonstrate the ability to use the Internet to locate
data as needed. *(Entered
7/14/1999) *

**URL: **http://score.kings.k12.ca.us/lessons/rounding.html

**Title: Rick's
Math Web**

**Annotation: **A teacher
resource of printable worksheets over a variety of basic mathematical concepts.
*(Entered **7/21/2000** **3:37:01 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.ricksmath.com/

**Title: Round Decimals to Whole Numbers**

**Annotation: **Interactive
games and flashcards. Use as learning center or in computer lab. Java
recommended. *(Entered
**7/14/2000** **3:39:16 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.quia.com/jg/1249.html

**Title: Rounding Decimals**

**Annotation: **Practice
rounding decimals on this site. Three levels of difficulty. Shockwave is
required to play the game. *(Entered **12/2/2002** 7:40:41 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/shockwave

**Title: Rounding Game**

**Annotation: **Student
game to practice rounding. Hints are provided. Use as learning center or in
computer lab. Shockwave 8 is necessary. *(Entered **8/17/2000** 7:14:14 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/shockwave

**Title: Rounding Numbers**

**Annotation: **Interactive
practice rounding whole numbers. Use in computer lab or as learning center. *(Entered **8/22/2000** 9:00:44 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/4/8.asp

**Title: Beat the Calculator**

**Annotation: **Lots of
tips for doing mental math are available on this site. Students can practice
using mental math in a variety of different types of exercises where they try
to beat the calculator. *(Entered **12/2/2002** 7:46:30 AM) *

**URL: **http://mathforum.org/k12/mathtips/beatcalc.html

**Title: Fresh Baked Fractions**

**Annotation: **Activity
for choosing equivalent fractions by mentally looking at four choices given on
screen. Choose "Easy" for equivalent fractions. Student may choose
difficulty level. *(Entered 9/27/1999) *

**URL: **http://www.funbrain.com/fract/index.html

**Title: Line Jumper**

**Annotation: **Visualize
operations with integers while moving up and down a number line. Interactive. Internet connection required. *(Entered **7/21/2000** **3:37:31 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.funbrain.com/cgi-bin/nl.cgi?A1=s&A2=3&I

**Title: Math Tables**

**Annotation: **What a
wonderful way to allow the students to drill and practice their basic addition,
subtraction, and multiplication! In a table format, students submit their
answers and then get immediate feedback on correct answers. Internet connection
required. *(Entered
**4/12/2000** **4:21:03 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.edu4kids.com/tables/

**Title: Number Cracker**

**Annotation: **Pattern
identification is practiced with this online interactive game. Internet
connection required. *(Entered **7/21/2000** **3:37:45 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.funbrain.com/cracker/index.html

**Title: Power Football**

**Annotation: **Drill and
practice basic computations with decimals while playing an interactive football
game. Some harder equations may be shown in algebraic form. Internet connection
required. *(Entered
**7/21/2000** **3:37:18 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.funbrain.com/football/index.html

**Title: Runways and Takeoff**

**Annotation: **On online,
interactive site that guides the students through calculating various measures.
Internet connection. *(Entered **4/12/2000** **4:22:14 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.planemath.com/activities/runwaystakeoff

**Title: What Are Your Chances?**

**Annotation: **Interactive
games for students to learn and practice probability. *(Entered **12/2/2002** 7:47:23 AM) *

**URL: **http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/Probability/

**Title: All About Fractions**

**Annotation: **All
operations on fractions as well as the basic concepts are included on this
site. Explanations, examples, interactive practice, and challenge problems are
available. *(Entered
**11/25/2002** **9:03:52 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.aaamath.com/fra.html

**Title: Fill 'Er Up**

**Annotation: **A great
interactive site that allows the students to calculate with and without
decimals in a real world situation. Internet connection required. *(Entered **4/12/2000** **4:28:29 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.planemath.com/activities/fillup/filluph

**Title: How to Add and Subtract Fractions**

**Annotation: **Well
written with visual description of adding and subtracting fractions. Exercises at bottom to check comprehension. *(Entered 9/27/1999) *

**URL: **http://cne.gmu.edu/modules/dau/algebra/fractions/f

**Title: How to Multiply and Divide Fractions**

**Annotation: **Well
written with visual description multiplying and dividing fractions. Exercises at bottom to check comprehension. *(Entered 9/27/1999) *

**URL: **http://cne.gmu.edu/modules/dau/algebra/fractions/f

**Title: Math Maze**

**Annotation: **Offline,
individual or partners activity. A fun way to reinforce
general math skills. Math mazes use addition, subtraction,
multiplication and division problems to define movement. *(Entered 8/10/1999) *

**URL: **http://www.MAZES.com/mathmaze.html

**Title: Math, Fractions and Decimals**

**Annotation: **Practice
and review for students on this site with fractions and decimals. Includes addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of
fractions, mixed numbers, and decimals. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **9:04:42 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.blarg.net/~math/FDMENU.HTM

**Title: Take A Hike**

**Annotation: **Individual
online activity. Students add and subtract fractions and mixed numbers and
solve multi-step problems to solve problems involving fractions and mixed
numbers. *(Entered
7/27/1999) *

**URL: **http://www.mmhschool.com/teach/math/mathinmyworld

**Title: Money Worksheets**

**Annotation: **A collection of money worksheets
in which students count, add, and round money amounts. *(Entered **8/6/2002** 10:12:11 AM) *

**URL: **http://worksheets.teach-nology.com/math/money/

**Title: Cynthia Lanius' Lesson on Fractions**

**Annotation: **Visual
models of geometric shapes relate fractional parts to a whole unit. Students
can draw their own models and relate to fractions, too, on this site. Can be done online if you have a Java enabled browser or can draw
shapes using grid paper. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **9:02:56 PM**) *

**URL: **http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/Patterns/

**Title: Equivalent Fractions**

**Annotation: **Individual,
offline activity. This activity was designed to show the students that the
notion of several names for a number is similar to the notion of several names
for a person. One of them is the "given name". In the same way that
we refer to "Rebecca Smith, alias Becky Smith", we can refer to
"1/2, alias 3/6". *(Entered 7/27/1999) *

**URL: **http://www.newton.mec.edu/Angier/DimSum/Equiv.%20F

**Title: Fractions: An Introduction to 1/2 1/3/ 1/4**

**Annotation: **Site
provides explanation and visuals to help students name fractions. Interactive
quiz gives feedback and opportunity to correct wrong responses. Use as learning
center or in computer lab. *(Entered **7/19/2000** **4:29:45 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/1/21.asp

**Title: Kid's Math**

**Annotation: **Practice
site for students that contains practice in a variety of areas including
decimals, fractions, measurement, and graphs. Students can select from one -
five difficulty levels. Examples are given. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **8:52:47 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.kidsmath.com/e_int.html

**Title: More Equivalent Fractions**

**Annotation: **Interactive
site for students. Look at two fractions and determine if they are equivalent. Feedback given. Provides opportunity to
correct wrong responses. Use as learning center or in computer lab. *(Entered **7/19/2000** **4:35:56 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/3/97-1.asp

**Title: More Practice Writing Fractions**

**Annotation: **Site
provides explanation and visuals to help students name fractions. Interactive
quiz gives feedback and opportunity to correct wrong responses. Use as learning
center or in computer lab. *(Entered **7/19/2000** **4:30:03 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/2/91.asp

**Title: No Matter What Shape**

**Annotation: **Pattern block activities for students. Java is required. *(Entered **8/22/2000** 8:46:07 AM) *

**URL: **http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/Patterns/

**Title: Population Ratios**

**Annotation: **Individual,
online activity. Students retrieve data from Internet, set up and solve ratios
to answer questions on worksheets provided. *(Entered 7/14/1999) *

**URL: **http://score.kings.k12.ca.us/lessons/popratio.htm

**Title: Reducing Fractions**

**Annotation: **Interactive
site for students. Look at the models and reduce the fractions. Feedback given. Provides opportunity to
correct wrong responses. Use as learning center or in computer lab. *(Entered **7/19/2000** **4:30:16 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/2/91-1.asp

**Title: Visual Fractions**

**Annotation: **Online
tutorial with activities for students to identify fractions; rename fractions
and mixed numbers; order fractions; and add, subtract, multiply, and divide
fractions. Internet plug-in required. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **1:16:00 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.visualfractions.com/

**Title: A Math Dictionary for Kids**

**Annotation: **An
animated, interactive dictionary of 400 math terms for kids. Includes
activities, examples, and graphics. Requires
Macromedia Flash 5 Player. Available at the site for free. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **1:18:32 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/mdfkwelcome

**Title: Angles**

**Annotation: **Instructional
site that introduces students to the basic terminology of angles. Introduces the definition of an angle as well as angle names.
*(Entered **10/23/2001** 9:07:55 AM) *

**URL: **http://mathforum.org/~sarah/hamilton/ham.angles.ht

**Title: Geometry Matho**

**Annotation: **Online
interactive game in which students identify specific geometric elements. Great for math and computer centers. *(Entered **10/23/2001** 9:07:06 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.aplusmath.com/cgi-bin/games/geomatho

**Title: Hexagon Cutouts**

**Annotation: **Use this
printable sheet to create paper pattern blocks. *(Entered **8/9/2002** **10:23:48 PM**) *

**URL: **http://mason.gmu.edu/%7Emmankus/Handson/hexcut.htm

**Title: Larger Rhombus Cutouts**

**Annotation: **Use this
printable sheet to create paper pattern blocks. *(Entered **8/9/2002** **10:22:47 PM**) *

**URL: **http://mason.gmu.edu/%7Emmankus/Handson/rhomcut.ht

**Title: Pattern Block Grid Paper**

**Annotation: **Use this
printable sheet in conjunction with pattern block activities as students record
the results of their hands-on explorations. *(Entered **8/9/2002** **10:24:21 PM**) *

**URL: **http://mason.gmu.edu/%7Emmankus/PBlocks/pbgrid.htm

**Title: Pentominoes**

**Annotation: **Interactive
Pentomino puzzles in which students manipulate the
pieces of the pentomino puzzle to create different
shapes. *(Entered
**8/9/2002** **10:24:51 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.enchantedmind.com/puzzles/pentamino/pen

**Title: Tangrams**

**Annotation: **Interactive
Tangram puzzles in which students manipulate the
pieces of the tangram puzzle to create different
shapes. *(Entered
**8/9/2002** **10:25:21 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.enchantedmind.com/puzzles/tangram/tangr

**Title: Trapezoid Cutouts**

**Annotation: **Use this
printable sheet to create paper pattern blocks. *(Entered **8/9/2002** **10:23:16 PM**) *

**URL: **http://mason.gmu.edu/%7Emmankus/Handson/trapcut.ht

**Title: Triangle, Square, and Smaller Rhombus
Cutouts**

**Annotation: **Use this
printable sheet to create paper pattern blocks. *(Entered **8/9/2002** **10:22:16 PM**) *

**URL: **http://mason.gmu.edu/%7Emmankus/Handson/trisqrhcut

**Title: Welcome to the Polygon Playground**

**Annotation: **Create
tessellations, patterns, animals, symmetry, and more on this site. Use a
variety of polygons to create different things. Students can click and drag the
shapes and can change the colors of them to create their drawings. *(Entered **12/2/2002** 7:51:19 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.mathcats.com/explore/polygons.html

**Title: Bathroom Tiles from BBC Education**

**Annotation: **Identify
geometric relationships on this site. Students practice moving tiles through
flips, turns, slides, and at varying degrees to finish patterns. Three levels
of difficulty and animation included. *(Entered **12/2/2002** 7:49:54 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/shockwave

**Title: Bird's Eye**

**Annotation: **Introduce
or review geometric terms and shapes with this online activity. Students will
differentiate shapes and their dimensions. *(Entered **4/12/2000** **4:51:55 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.planemath.com/activities/birdseye/birds

**Title: Fractals**

**Annotation: **Students
explore the bright, beautiful shapes called fractals to learn more about given
geometric shapes. Online activities are provided with interactive movement.
Access to Internet is needed. *(Entered **12/27/2002** **12:52:01 PM**) *

**URL: **http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/frac/

**Title: Geo Flash**

**Annotation: **Interactive
flash cards using geometry terms. Use in learning center or in computer lab
following geometry unit. *(Entered **7/14/2000** **3:18:51 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.aplusmath.com/cgi-bin/flashcards/geofla

**Title: Hexagon Cutouts**

**Annotation: **Use this
printable sheet to create paper pattern blocks. *(Entered **8/9/2002** **10:28:09 PM**) *

**URL: **http://mason.gmu.edu/%7Emmankus/Handson/hexcut.htm

**Title: Jigsaw Puzzle Size - Up**

**Annotation: **Online game
in which students will complete a jigsaw puzzle by making the pieces larger and
smaller to fit the grid. This game requires the Flash plug-in. *(Entered **9/30/2002** **2:01:24 PM**) *

**URL: **http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/sizeandscale/s

**Title: Larger Rhombus Cutouts**

**Annotation: **Use this
printable sheet to create paper pattern blocks. *(Entered **8/9/2002** **10:27:06 PM**) *

**URL: **http://mason.gmu.edu/%7Emmankus/Handson/rhomcut.ht

**Title: Obtuse, Acute, and Right Angles**

**Annotation: **Interactive
practice naming angles. Use in computer lab or as learning center. *(Entered **8/22/2000** 9:02:21 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/4/16.asp

**Title: Pentominoes**

**Annotation: **Interactive
Pentomino puzzles in which students manipulate the
pieces of the pentomino puzzle to create different
shapes. *(Entered
**8/9/2002** **10:29:08 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.enchantedmind.com/puzzles/pentamino/pen

**Title: Planes, Angles, and Rays**

**Annotation: **Interactive
practice naming planes, angles, and rays. Use in computer lab or as learning
center. *(Entered
**8/22/2000** 9:01:56 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/4/13.asp

**Title: Points, Lines, and Line Segments**

**Annotation: **Interactive
site for students. Provides practice in geometry. Feedback
given. Provides opportunity to correct wrong
responses. Use in computer lab or learning center. *(Entered **7/19/2000** **4:27:28 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/2/86.asp

**Title: Symmetry**

**Annotation: **Interactive
site for students. Provides practice in geometry. Feedback
given. Provides opportunity to correct wrong responses.
Use in learning center or in computer lab. *(Entered **7/19/2000** **4:27:55 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/2/87.asp

**Title: Tangram Game**

**Annotation: **Online game
in which students will arrange tangram/geometric
shapes to create a picture. This game requires a Flash plug-in. *(Entered **9/21/2002** **5:11:12 PM**) *

**URL: **http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/area/tangram.h

**Title: Tangrams**

**Annotation: **Interactive
Tangram puzzles in which students manipulate the
pieces of the tangram puzzle to create different
shapes. *(Entered
**8/9/2002** **10:29:37 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.enchantedmind.com/puzzles/tangram/tangr

**Title: Welcome to the Polygon Playground**

**Annotation: **Create
tessellations, patterns, animals, symmetry, and more on this site. Use a variety
of polygons to create different things. Students can click and drag the shapes
and can change the colors of them to create their drawings. *(Entered **12/2/2002** 7:51:19 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.mathcats.com/explore/polygons.html

**Title: 2D to 3D Morphing**

**Annotation: **Online game
in which the students will follow instructions on how to make and create 3D
shapes using paper. This game requires a Flash plug-in. *(Entered **9/21/2002** **5:04:50 PM**) *

**URL: **http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/23dgeometry/in

**Title: Congruent Shapes**

**Annotation: **Interactive
site for students. Provides practice with shapes. Students determine if shapes
are congruent. Feedback given. Provides
opportunity to correct wrong responses. Use in computer lab or learning
center. *(Entered
**7/19/2000** **4:28:24 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/2/83.asp

**Title: Designer Fractions - Symmetry **

**Annotation: **Students
learn about symmetry through the use of pattern blocks as they answer questions
on-line. All questions are self-checking. *(Entered **8/6/2002** 10:04:54 AM) *

**URL: **http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/Patterns/design2.html

**Title: Designs with Circles**

**Annotation: **Activity to
look at the basic transformation of a circle. *(Entered 9/27/1999) *

**URL: **http://mathforum.org/alejandre/circles.html

**Title: Geometry Matho**

**Annotation: **Online
interactive game in which students identify specific geometric elements. Great for math and computer centers. *(Entered **10/23/2001** 9:02:03 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.aplusmath.com/cgi-bin/games/geomatho

**Title: NonCongruent Triangles**

**Annotation: **Challenging
activities for students to locate noncongruent
triangles. Printout and solution are only a few clicks away. Learning
center activity. *(Entered **8/22/2000** 8:47:12 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.coolmath4kids.com/triangle.html

**Title: Perpendicular and Parallel Lines**

**Annotation: **Interactive
practice identifying parallel and perpendicular lines. Use in computer lab or
as learning center. *(Entered **8/22/2000** 9:04:08 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/4/17.asp

**Title: Can You Fill It?**

**Annotation: **Online game
in which students will choose various sized pots with water to fill various
types of containers. The concepts liquid and volume are apparent. This game requires
a Flash plug-in. *(Entered **9/21/2002** **5:12:52 PM**) *

**URL: **http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/liquidvolume/l

**Title: Designs with Circles**

**Annotation: **Activity to
look at the basic transformation of a circle. *(Entered 9/27/1999) *

**URL: **http://mathforum.org/alejandre/circles.html

**Title: Dr. Gee's 3D Lab**

**Annotation: **Online
practice matching plane figures with solid figures. Use in learning center.
Shockwave required. *(Entered **10/26/2000** **2:08:35 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/mmath/mmath

**Title: Math Manipulatives**

**Annotation: **Useful
handouts for teachers. Pattern blocks, Base Ten Blocks, Rods, etc to use with
math activities. *(Entered **8/22/2000** 8:58:35 AM) *

**URL: **http://mason.gmu.edu/~mmankus/Handson/manipulative

**Title: Numbered Pairs**

**Annotation: **Reproducible
using a grid to locate numbered pairs in shapes. As students complete the
worksheet, they make a picture. *(Entered **10/22/2001** **4:27:06 PM**) *

**URL: **http://members.aol.com/tts009/downloads/Geometry6

**Title: Shapes Cave**

**Annotation: **Online game
identifying 2D and 3D shapes. Difficulty increases as game progresses. Use in
computer lab or as a learning center. Sluggish with slow
modems. Java required. *(Entered **7/14/2000** **3:24:08 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.funschool.com/games_popup.php?g=tms_ds1

**Title: Tessellate**

**Annotation: **Applet that
allows students to edit polygons to make tesselations.
On-line activity makes it easy for students to understand the concept of tesselations. Use as learning center. Java required. *(Entered **7/24/2000** 9:31:29 AM) *

**URL: **http://shodor.org/interactivate/activities/tessell

**Title: Tessellation**

**Annotation: **Worksheet
for extending patterns. Use Adobe Acrobat reader to view. *(Entered 9/27/1999) *

**URL: **http://www.ex.ac.uk/cimt/res2/troll.pdf

**Title: What is a Tessellation?**

**Annotation: **Teacher
resource to help understand tessellations. Diagrams provided. Print for student
information sheet. *(Entered **7/25/2000** **2:18:10 PM**) *

**URL: **http://mathforum.org/sum95/suzanne/whattess.html

**Title: What's The Point?**

**Annotation: **Game for
students. Students will graphs points given coordinates or will identify the
points on a graph. Three levels of difficulty. *(Entered **12/2/2002** 7:44:06 AM) *

**URL: **http://www6.funbrain.com/co/index.html

**Title: Clockwise**

**Annotation: **Student
game telling time. Three levels. Use in learning
center or computer lab for remediation. Requires Shockwave.
*(Entered **7/25/2000** **2:21:16 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/dynamo/den/clock/in

**Title: Flight Path**

**Annotation: **An online
activity that allows students to determine the shortest distance between two
points on a map. Group activity follows short online lesson. *(Entered **4/13/2000** 9:19:05 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.planemath.com/activities/flightpath/fli

**Title: Math League Metric Units and Measurement**

**Annotation: **Provides
charts for metric equivalents and gives examples of customary measurements as
references. Also includes time equivalents. *(Entered **6/13/2000** **4:39:26 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.mathleague.com/help/metric/metric.htm

**Title: Measurement Concentration**

**Annotation: **Concentration
games for students that involve both standard and metric units of measurement. Includes a glossary of terms and explanations of conversions of
units. *(Entered
**11/25/2002** **9:00:31 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.quia.com/custom/3514conc.html

**Title: Measuring Up**

**Annotation: **Details a
math puzzle challenge review or enrichment game used to reinforce vocabulary as
one letter in each word is changed to form another word related to measurement.
Adobe Acrobat. *(Entered **4/13/2000** 9:31:34 AM) *

**URL: **http://explorer.scrtec.org/explorer/explorer-db/ht

**Title: Museum Shopping**

**Annotation: **Individual,
online activity. Links to two other sites. Student
will convert between customary units, estimate and use customary units of
length and weight, solve problems involving customary
units to write a word problem that requires conversion of unit. *(Entered 7/27/1999) *

**URL: **http://www.mmhschool.com/teach/math/mathinmyworld/

**Title: Shape Explorer**

**Annotation: **Students
are shown a shape on a grid and asked to calculate the area and perimeter.
Internet connection required. *(Entered **4/13/2000** 9:32:47 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/per

**Title: Shape Surveyor**

**Annotation: **Calculations
of various quadrilaterals are made by students in this interactive program.
Internet connection required. *(Entered **7/21/2000** **3:55:55 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.funbrain.com/poly/index.html

**Title: The World of Measurement**

**Annotation: **Excellent
reference and practice site for students. Includes
information on both the metric system and the customary system. Covers length, mass, temperature, time, and volume. Has a
table of conversions within both systems and discusses when a particular unit
is best to use. Then has practice activities for the student. *(Entered **12/2/2002** 7:50:42 AM) *

**URL: **http://oncampus.richmond.edu/academics/as/educatio

**Title: Time Experience for Kids**

**Annotation: **Choose from
three options to practice your math using time measurements. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **9:01:31 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.edu4kids.com/clock/

**Title: Area**

**Annotation: **Interactive
practice determining area using models. Use in computer lab or as a learning
center. *(Entered
**8/22/2000** 9:05:06 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/3/82.asp

**Title: Area of Squares and Rectangles**

**Annotation: **Explanation
on how to use formulas to calculate area. Interactive
practice. Use in computer lab or as learning center. *(Entered **7/14/2000** **3:40:12 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.mathgoodies.com/lessons/vol1/area_recta

**Title: Money Experience for Kids**

**Annotation: **Three games
for students on this site each with varying levels of difficulty. Games require
making change, converting units of money, and spending money in given
situations. *(Entered
**12/2/2002** 7:41:23 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.edu4kids.com/money/

**Title: Money Worksheets**

**Annotation: **A collection of money
worksheets in which students count, add, and round money amounts. *(Entered **8/6/2002** 10:13:52 AM) *

**URL: **http://worksheets.teach-nology.com/math/money/

**Title: Perimeter**

**Annotation: **Interactive
practice determining perimeter. Models are given and students add all sides.
Use in computer lab or as learning center. *(Entered **8/22/2000** 9:05:31 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/3/71.asp

**Title: Perimeters of Polygons**

**Annotation: **Explanation
of finding perimeter using formulas. Interactive practice.
Use in computer lab or as learning center. JavaScript.
*(Entered **7/14/2000** **3:39:57 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.mathgoodies.com/lessons/vol1/perimeter

**Title: Number Sense**

**Annotation: **Online game in which the students will be challenged to use three
given numbers and arrange them so that they are larger than the Hacker's
number. They must use number sense skills to complete this game successfully.
This game requires a Flash plug-in. *(Entered **9/21/2002** **5:23:34 PM**) *

**URL: **http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/numbersense/in

**Title: Blast Off! (The Nine Planets: A
Multimedia Tour of the Solar System)**

**Annotation: **Individual
or small group, online activity. Students take an online tour of the solar
system, write numbers to millions in expanded form and solve problems using
decimals to hundredths. A density chart of several planets and moons will give
students practice in solving problems using decimals to hundredths. Great science connection. Also includes student project
sheet and a related activity featuring species. *(Entered **8/1/2001** 11:20:39 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.mmhschool.com/teach/math/grade5/mwl51.h

**Title: Builder Ted**

**Annotation: **Student
game comparing decimals. Three levels of difficulty. Use as learning center or
in computer lab. Shockwave 8 required. *(Entered **8/1/2001** 11:21:02 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/shockwave

**Title: Grade Five Problems**

way to reinforce problem solving skills. *(Entered **10/22/2001** **4:10:14 PM**) *

**URL: **http://juliet.stfx.ca/people/fac/pwang/mathpage/gr

**Title: Greater Than and Less Than**

**Annotation: **Interactive
practice comparing whole numbers. Use in computer lab or as learning center. *(Entered **8/1/2001** 11:21:26 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/3/31.asp

**Title: Kids Math Word Problems**

**Annotation: **Students
will enjoy solving these on-line problem solving quizzes as they demonstrate
math skills at a variety of levels. *(Entered **8/6/2002** 10:20:09 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.syvum.com/math/wordproblems/level1.html

**Title: Math
Puzzles and Brain Teasers**

**Annotation: **Students
practice a variety of problem-solving skills as they solve an array of math
word problems and puzzles. *(Entered **8/6/2002** 10:19:40 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.syvum.com/teasers/

**Title: Figure This! Math Challenge**

**Annotation: **Sponsored
by the NCTM, this site has challenging word problems. It suggests that families
work on solving them together. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **8:57:03 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.figurethis.org/index40.htm

**Title: Brain Teasers**

**Annotation: **Weekly
Brain Teasers for students in grades 3-7. Teacher Resource..
Solutions are provided on Wednesdays. *(Entered **8/17/2000** 6:46:44 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.eduplace.com/math/brain/

**Title: Exquisite Excursions**

**Annotation: **Online
activity, individual or small groups. This lesson is designed to encompass
several class periods. Students will plan a trip to 6 world cities and use
their math skills to solve problems encountered along the way. They will find
distances for each l *(Entered 7/14/1999) *

**URL: **http://score.kings.k12.ca.us/lessons/exquisite.htm

**Title: Disguise Combos**

**Annotation: **Online game
in which students place various wigs and beards on characters to see how many
different combinations of disguises they can. This game requires a Flash
plug-in. *(Entered
**9/21/2002** **5:07:53 PM**) *

**URL: **http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/combinations/c

**Title: Flight Path**

**Annotation: **An online
activity that allows students to determine the shortest distance between two
points on a map. Group activity follows short online lesson. Internet
Connection *(Entered
**6/9/2001** **11:42:36 AM**) *

**URL: **http://www.planemath.com/activities/flightpath/fli

**Title: I've Got Your Number: Understanding the
Value of Numbers in the Newspaper**

**Annotation: **Individual.
Can be used on or offline. Teacher can print and copy the article if computer
access is limited. Students assess the journalistic value of numbers used in
newspaper articles while learning about the significance of the Hubble
telescope’s new d *(Entered **6/9/2001** **11:42:08 AM**) *

**URL: **http://www.nytimes.com/learning/teachers/lessons/1

**Title: Runways and Takeoff**

**Annotation: **An online,
interactive site that guides the students through calculating various measures.
Internet connection. *(Entered **6/9/2001** 11:43:26 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.planemath.com/activities/runwaystakeoff

**Title: Statistics / Probability Worksheets**

**Annotation: **A
collection of worksheets in which students determine the mean, median, and
range of a set of numbers. *(Entered **8/9/2002** **10:13:39 PM**) *

**URL: **http://worksheets.teach-nology.com/math/stats/

**Title: Survey Worksheets**

**Annotation: **A
collection of worksheets in which students survey their classmates, collect the
data and combine it into a chart or graph. *(Entered **8/9/2002** **10:13:06 PM**) *

**URL: **http://worksheets.teach-nology.com/math/survey/

**Title: Constructing Tables and Graphs**

**Annotation: **Construct
tables and different types of graphs on this site. Tutorials are included, a
glossary of terms, and practice activities. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **9:02:09 PM**) *

**URL: **http://cstl.syr.edu/fipse/TabBar/Contents.htm

**Title: Create a Graph**

**Annotation: **Written for
students, this site explains bar, pie, line, and area graphs. Guides students
through creating graphs of these types on the site and then print them. Shows how
graphs are related to determining probability of an event. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **1:12:09 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.nces.ed.gov/nceskids/graphing/

**Title: Introduction to Statistics**

**Annotation: **Interactive
math lessons that include examples, diagrams, summaries, and exercises. Range,
median, mean, and mode are all explained. Real-life situations are used for the
examples and exercises. *(Entered **12/2/2002** 7:45:02 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.mathgoodies.com/lessons/toc_vol8.shtm

**Title: Monty Hall, Three Doors**

**Annotation: **Pick a door
and find the probability of winning the grand prize! Internet connection
required. *(Entered
**4/13/2000** 10:45:59 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/mon

**Title: Spinner**

**Annotation: **A resizable
spinner that may be used to show Experimental and Theoretical probabilities of
outcomes. Internet connection required. *(Entered **4/13/2000** 10:46:37 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/spi

**Title: Two Colors Applet**

**Annotation: **Find the
probability of the colors of balls to come out of the boxes. Internet
connection required. *(Entered **4/13/2000** 10:47:21 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/two

**Title: Athletes' Averages**

**Annotation: **Taken from
Classroom Connect. Students will learn outliers and explore the affects of
outlier on the median and the mean. To read this PDF document, you will need
Adobe Acrobat Reader. *(Entered **2/12/2001** 11:34:05 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.glc.k12.ga.us/pdflp/ClConn/TWI%20Math_K

**Title: Histogram**

**Annotation: **An
interactive site that allows the user to specify the topic of the data and the
intervals in which it will be shown. Internet connection required. *(Entered **4/13/2000** 10:54:45 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/his

**Title: Math League Using Data and Statistics**

**Annotation: **Examples
are given on how to calculate the mean and how to determine the mode and
median. Good source for students to review. *(Entered **6/13/2000** **4:40:57 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.mathleague.com/help/data/data.htm

**Title: Measures**

**Annotation: **Choose your
topic, enter your data and this applet will calculate the mean, median, mode,
and deviation for you! Internet connection required. *(Entered **4/13/2000** 10:56:01 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/mea

**Title: Train Race**

**Annotation: **Student
game using statistics. Three levels of difficulty.Use
as learning center or in computer lab. Shockwave 8 required. *(Entered **8/17/2000** 7:16:14 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/shockwave

**Title: Fish Tank**

**Annotation: **Student
game determining probability. Use as learning center or in computer lab.
Shockwave 8 required. *(Entered **6/9/2001** **12:15:27 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/shockwave

**Title: Graphing Garbage**

**Annotation: **A lesson
using a poem by Shel Silverstein, students will graph
data. *(Entered
**6/9/2001** **12:11:12 PM**) *

**URL: **http://explorer.scrtec.org/explorer/explorer-db/ht

**Title: A+
Math**

**Annotation: **Interactive
math site for students to help improve their math skills. Includes flashcards,
games, worksheets (both online and printable ones), and a homework helper. Has problems that include whole numbers, fractions,
decimals, order of operations, and basic algebra. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **8:55:08 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.aplusmath.com/

**Title: Amby's Math Resources**

**Annotation: **Order of
operations and practice with whole numbers on this site. Includes a tutorial,
pretest, practice, then a post-test. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **8:59:38 PM**) *

**URL: **http://amby.com/educate/ord-op/

**Title: Associative and Commutative Properties of Addition**

**Annotation: **Interactive
practice using the associative and commutative properties of addition. Note: Do
not let the title mislead students. Use in computer lab or as learning center. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:15:57 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/5/1.asp

**Title: Associative Property**

**Annotation: **Interactive
assessment to check for understanding of the associative property of addition.
Students also solve equations. Use in computer lab or as a learning center. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:15:00 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/5/5.asp

**Title: Data Picking**

**Annotation: **Student
game using tally tables. Three levels of difficulty. Use as learning center or
in computer lab. Shockwave 8 required. *(Entered **6/9/2001** **12:31:01 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/shockwave

**Title: Going For The Gold**

**Annotation: **Individual
online activity. Students will interpret information from tables and charts, solve problems by subtracting decimals to the
hundredths place. Links to another site. Students project sheet is included. *(Entered **6/9/2001** **12:27:17 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.mmhschool.com/teach/math/grade5/mwl52.h

**Title: Signs and Science**

**Annotation: **Individual
online activity. Students add and subtract positive and negative integers, and
solve problems involving positive and negative integers. Student project sheet
and answer key available. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:14:18 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.mmhschool.com/teach/math/grade6/mwl614.

**Title: Area Code Math**

**Annotation: **Area codes
are used for real world application of basic operations. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:25:07 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.lessonplanspage.com/MathSubtraction35Ar

**Title: Calendar Arithmetic**

**Annotation: **This lesson
provides an algorithm for finding out the day of the week a certain event took
place. Great for interdisciplinary units! Adobe Acobat
*(Entered **8/14/2001** **11:19:24 AM**) *

**URL: **http://explorer.scrtec.org/explorer/explorer-db/ht

**Title: Casting Out Nines**

**Annotation: **Introduces
a process, based on an old legend, to check answers when doing addition,
subtraction, multiplication, and division. Adobe Acrobat.
*(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:19:56 AM) *

**URL: **http://explorer.scrtec.org/explorer/explorer-db/ht

**Title: Dice Substitution**

**Annotation: **Worksheet
providing practice solving expressions. *(Entered **8/17/2000** 7:06:25 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/printoffs

**Title: Division Matho**

**Annotation: **Online game
similar to Bingo. Identify the missing dividend. Use as learning center or in
computer lab. Java required. *(Entered **7/14/2000** **3:35:19 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.aplusmath.com/games/matho/DivMatho.html

**Title: Factor Finding**

**Annotation: **Presents a
dice game for two players that reinforces multiplication facts as well as the
concepts of factors, products and prime numbers. Adobe Acrobat *(Entered **8/14/2001** **11:20:28 AM**) *

**URL: **http://explorer.scrtec.org/explorer/explorer-db/ht

**Title: Great Equations**

**Annotation: **Online game
solving equivalent equations and comparing numbers. Difficulty increases as
game progresses. Use in computer lab or as a learning center. Sluggish with slow modems. Java required. *(Entered **7/14/2000** **3:32:40 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.funschool.com/games_popup.php?g=bt2_ds1

**Title: Late Delivery**

**Annotation: **Student
game solving expressions. Three levels of difficulty. Use as learning center or
in computer lab. Shockwave 8 required. *(Entered **8/17/2000** 7:10:45 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/shockwave

**Title: Line Jumper**

**Annotation: **Visualize
operations with integers while moving up and down a number line. Interactive. Internet connection required. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:24:41 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.funbrain.com/cgi-bin/nl.cgi?A1=s&A2=3&I

**Title: Little D's Math Printer**

**Annotation: **Free to try
worksheet generator. Download, unzip, and install. Basic
computation. Answer key provided at the bottom. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:25:35 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.kidsdomain.com/down/pc/littledparent.ht

**Title: Long Division with Remainders**

**Annotation: **Step by
step explanation and examples of long division with remainders on this site.
Practice problems included. Includes practice with long division with decimal
remainders, too. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **8:57:59 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.mathsisfun.com/long_division2.html

**Title: Mad Math Minutes**

**Annotation: **Addition,
subtraction, multiplication, and division review of whole numbers. Allows varying levels of difficulty and many options. *(Entered **11/25/2002** **8:53:40 PM**) *

**URL: **http://hbogucki.staffnet.com/aemes/apps/mmm/mmm.ht

**Title: Math for a Better Life**

**Annotation: **On or
offline activity. Individual work. The student will
use division and round off numbers to compare how many calories are burned
during a variety of physical activities. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:17:59 AM) *

**URL: **http://score.kings.k12.ca.us/lessons/life.html

**Title: Math Journey**

**Annotation: **Travel
around the world by answering 30 questions. Varied skills and
level of difficulty to choose from. Use in computer lab. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:23:43 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.quia.com/mathjourney.html

**Title: Math Mayhem**

**Annotation: **Speed drill
practice of math facts. Addition, subtraction, multiplication, divisions facts
included. *(Entered
**11/25/2002** **8:54:24 PM**) *

**URL: **http://www.learningplanet.com/act/mayhem/index.asp

**Title: Math, Calories and You**

**Annotation: **Online
activity, individual work. This lesson makes students aware of how many
calories they burn in relation to their own body weight and they get to
practice their multiplication skills at the same time. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:18:37 AM) *

**URL: **http://score.kings.k12.ca.us/lessons/calories.html

**Title: Opposite Operations**

**Annotation: **Interactive
practice for students solving equations using addition and subtraction. Use in
computer lab or as learning center. *(Entered **8/22/2000** 9:09:59 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.myschoolhouse.com/courses/M/5/3.asp

**Title: Power Football**

**Annotation: **Drill and
practice basic computations with decimals while playing an interactive football
game. Some harder equations may be shown in algebraic form. Internet connection
required. *(Entered
**8/14/2001** 11:24:10 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.funbrain.com/football/index.html

**Title: Runways and Takeoff**

**Annotation: **An online,
interactive site that guides the students through calculating various measures.
Internet connection. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:22:43 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.planemath.com/activities/runwaystakeoff

**Title: Snap Math**

**Annotation: **On-line
card game for computation review. Use in computer lab or as learning center.
Java required. *(Entered
**8/14/2001** 11:26:02 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.bonus.com/bonus/card/snap_math.html

**Title: You and Your Community**

**Annotation: **Individual,
online activity. Students will multiply whole numbers and decimals, catalog
entries and prices to solve multi-step problems, choose seeds for a vegetable
garden and find the cost. Student project sheet and teacher key provided. *(Entered **8/14/2001** 11:17:26 AM) *

**URL: **http://www.mmhschool.com/teach/math/grade5/mwl54.h