November 26 – December 3, 2010 A teacher announces that a test will be given on one of the five days of next week, but tells the class, "You will not know which day it is until you are informed at 8 am of your 1pm test that day". Which day will be the exam given?
Puzzle Worksheets That Make Math Practice Fun! Secret Code Math is a set of printable (pdf) math worksheets. Each worksheet has math problems encrypted with a secret symbol code. Kids must use the symbol key to decode the numbers in the problem, then find the answer.
Products At TenMarks, we believe that students learn best when they're engaged, nurtured, and motivated, and that teachers are key to improving math achievement. To help maximize teacher effectiveness in the classroom and to make their lives easier, we've created a web-based learning environment that simplifies assignments, automates grading, and drives student learning through engaging videos and interactive lessons.
Graphs and charts are great because they communicate information visually. For this reason, graphs are often used in newspapers, magazines and businesses around the world. NCES constantly uses graphs and charts in our publications and on the web. Sometimes, complicated information is difficult to understand and needs an illustration. Graphs or charts can help impress people by getting your point across quickly and visually.
December 8th, 2010 For some, math education, whether it's in grade school or on the path to getting a bachelor's degree , is just plain dull. Yet math geeks know that the subject can be fascinating, beautiful and even awe-inspiring when it's presented in the right way. These lecturers know how to do just that, making everything from fractals to physics fun, interesting and just plain entertaining to learn to about, whether you're a math geek or a math hater. Arthur Benjamin's formula for changing math education : Whether you always knew you wanted to focus on a career in math, or were one of those students wondering where the heck you would ever use your newly-cultivated knowledge in real life, this lecture will speak to you. Benjamin offers up new, practical ways to make math education relevant in today's society.
Graphs and charts are great because they communicate information visually. For this reason, graphs are often used in newspapers, magazines and businesses around the world. NCES constantly uses graphs and charts in our publications and on the web. Sometimes, complicated information is difficult to understand and needs an illustration. Graphs or charts can help impress people by getting your point across quickly and visually. Here you will find five different graphs and charts for you to consider.
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Whether you are a young child, an elementary or secondary student, you can find something at The Problem Site just for you. For young children there is an estimation game and a game to help recognize and analyze properties like color, shape, and size . Students who need to practice their facts tables (addition facts, subtraction facts, multiplication facts, and division facts) will love our arcade style math-facts game called Adders, as well as our One to Ten Game , which requires students to combine numbers using various arithmetic operations.
WiredMath.ca is a free math website with games, lessons, challenges and enrichment. It is created for middle or junior high school grade 7, grade 8, grade 9, and grade 10 students, teachers, parents and tutors. Many of the exercises increase enjoyment, confidence and ability in mathematics and are good for homework and test preparation. The exercises can also be used for enrichment with students in grades 4, 5 and 6. Mathematics teachers everywhere will find similar core topics that are covered in each required course.
This archive is designed as a resource for enriching your math courses and nurturing your interest and talent in mathematics! Each Math Fun Fact is a math puzzle or short article that contains a cool mathematics idea. You'll can learn about the mathematics of things like card shuffling to poker to computer vision to fractals to music, just to name a few. This makes great enrichment material for gifted math students or problem-solving groups. <p style="text-align:right;color:#A8A8A8"></p>
Designed for grades 3-5, the CYBERCHASE Lucky Star game show challenges kids to compete for top scores while building important math skills. This easy-to-install application engages students using the hugely popular characters from CYBERCHASE and offers the following features: Motivational & Replayable Learning: 150 fun questions combine a mix of age-appropriate math and problem-solving to help students strengthen their skills in algebraic thinking, number and operations, geometry, measurement, and more. Think Pad: Students can represent their thinking as they solve problems on the Think Pad, a blank dropdown area that lets them use the SMART Board interactive whiteboard's pens to write directly into the game. Math Manipulatives: Lucky Star takes advantage of the SMART Board's touch screen interactivity by encouraging kids to manipulate objects on screen with their hands.
For students with hearing impairments: Provide the student with directions to complete the worksheet in sign language or clear speech to enable lip-reading. For students with no hand control: Addition: Show the worksheet to the student. Let them count the shapes with their eyes, then either say the number or chose the number from a set of numerals.
iPod Touch Math Apps Math applications (apps) for iPod Touch offer teachers an excellent way to help focus students in math classes. Although many Math Apps are loaded with ads and other distracting information, I have found several that are ad free. Math iPod Touch Apps