OCSD Interactive Games Design Your Own Games Pre-Made Games Matching Game Directions- In this game you can match up words. You have two columns to work in . Type in your words in the first column and the matching words in the second column. You should have at least 8 pairs of words. Type in a Title for your game. Editing Your Matching Games If you need to edit your game open up the matching game and type in the filename in the box and then hit load. Term Matching Game- In this game you can put in terms and definitions. Type in a Title for your game. Graphic Matching Game- In this game you can match up words with graphics or use all graphics. Email me a page (either a web page or a word document) that has the images you want to use. Drag Matching Game Directions- In this game you can match up words by dragging them. Type in a Title for your game. Drag Term Matching Game- In this game you can put in terms and definitions. Type in a Title for your game. Type in a Title for your game.
Radical Math Sumdog Sumdog > Sumdog's features > Games Sumdog's maths games are all free to play, whether you're at home or in school. (Why are they free?). Most of Sumdog's games are multiplayer - which means you can choose to play against other Sumdog users around the world. Although the games are all different, they all have one thing in common: you need to answer maths questions to make progress. Each game can be used to practise any of Sumdog's topics - so you never need to be bored while practising your maths! Pop Tune A creative game, where up to 4 players work together to make beautiful music. Drag the correct answer onto the grid to place your notes - and hear the tune coming together as you play! More about Pop Tune... | Play Pop Tune Bunny Hop It's a race through the house to reach a patch of juicy carrots, with up to four hungry rabbits taking part. Answer correctly to make your bunny faster... but watch out for the hazards along the way! More about Bunny Hop... | Play Bunny Hop Tower Climber Street Racer
cell phone project Project K-Nect is designed to create a supplemental resource for secondary at-risk students to focus on increasing their math skills through a common and popular technology – mobile smartphones. Ninth graders in several public schools in the State of North Carolina received smartphones to access supplemental math content aligned with their teachers’ lesson plans and course objectives. Students communicate and collaborate with each other and access tutors outside of the school day to help them master math skills and knowledge. Budgeting Budgeting means managing your spending so it is not more than your income. So, if you have £200 of income a week you should try not to spend more than £200. Before looking at your own budget try this one for fun. Mr & Mrs Smith's budget Mr and Ms Smith have one child of school age and a weekly income of £200. Activity: Drag 8 of the 10 items you feel are most important from the left to a free slot on the right. Personal budget Activity: Now type in your own details: You can add your own headings next to 'other1' etc on the 'income' column and also name your own headings under the 'outgoings' column To draw up a more detailed budget for yourself try our Budgeter in the Workshops section. Activity: Things that I need – things that I want Everybody needs a roof over their head as well as food and clothes. So what do you need? Planning for the unexpected Sometimes life throws up things that we didn't expect. Robbing Peter to pay Paul The most important expenses are the ones which:
History of Fractions Did you know that fractions as we use them today didn't exist in Europe until the 17th century? In fact, at first, fractions weren't even thought of as numbers in their own right at all, just a way of comparing whole numbers with each other. Who first used fractions? Were they always written in the same way? How did fractions reach us here? The word fraction actually comes from the Latin "fractio" which means to break. From as early as 1800 BC, the Egyptians were writing fractions. Here is an example of how the numbers were made up: Could you write down in hieroglyphics? The Egyptians wrote all their fractions using what we call unit fractions. Here is one fifth. Can you work out how to write one sixteenth? They expressed other fractions as the sum of unit fractions, but they weren't allowed to repeat a unit fraction in this addition. But this is not: The huge disadvantage of the Egyptian system for representing fractions is that it is very difficult to do any calculations. was called uncia
Skills In-Sight Initial Assessment Toolkit The Skills In-Sight toolkit has been developed to provide an accessible process for blind and partially sighted individuals completing the initial assessment for Functional Skills Maths and English. For first time users of the toolkit each individual must create a user account using the following 2 steps. Step 1. Please log in to access your account: Please note: if you are a provider creating accounts on behalf of students, you must have their permission before creating accounts for this website. Click here to create a user account now. If you incorrectly enter your username or password, please click back to return to this page to log in again. Forgotten your password? Font and colour options
Grid Paper PDFs Free Online Graph Paper / Grid Paper PDFs Downloadable and very printable, I find these PDFs extremely useful. Tip number one! Though I do return the correct header for a PDF, sometimes Explorer gets confused when downloading... Tip number two! Some people may need to turn off the option in Adobe's Acrobat reader "shrink to fit" which may resize the grid slightly to fit your printer's printable area. Tip number three! If you want the hexes aligned with the other edge of the paper, just make your paper size "11 x 8.5" and print the result in landscape mode! Translations Belorussian (provided by Ucallweconn weblog) Other
Books | VmGhana These are in approximate chronological order of publication starting with Bharati Krsna’s groundbreaking book. Vedic mathematics Or Sixteen Simple Mathematical Formulae from the Vedas. The original introduction to Vedic Mathematics. Author: Jagadguru Swami Sri Bharati Krsna Tirthaji Maharaja, 1965 (various reprints). Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass. Author: Jagadguru Swami Sri Bharati Krsna Tirthaji Maharaja, 1978 (various reprints).M Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass. Discover vedic mathematics This has sixteen chapters each of which focuses on one of the Vedic Sutras or sub-Sutras and shows many applications of each. Author: K. Pebble Maths – A new and successful way to teach Vedic maths to beginner learners of all ages and abilities. This book starts right at the beginning and is the perfect start for any child or adult wanting or needing to learn basic numeracy. Vertically and crosswise Triples This book shows applications of Pythagorean Triples (like 3,4,5). The cosmic calculator Author: S.K.
Quick Guide to the Common Core: Key Common Core Expectations Explained - Mathematics - Vander Ark on Innovation Guest blog by Kathy Kellman, executive editor of mathematics at Curriculum Associates Note: This is part two of a two-part series. Last week, my colleague Adam Berkin wrote the first part in this series, " Quick Guide to the Common Core: Key Common Core Expectations Explained " for the English Language Arts standards. A lot of people (including some educators) have a lot of anxiety about math: How do we teach it? How do we learn it? All of mathematics is built on a few basic ideas. Following are some of the key differences between the new standards and many of the current educational standards in place around the country. Narrower and deeper focus in each grade The Common Core standards for math were designed to focus instruction on fewer topics each year, allowing more time to be spent on each topic to foster deeper understanding of key concepts and skills. Coherent connections and consistent progressions The goal behind the demand for coherence is to make math make sense. Rigor
Percentage Calculator Percentage calculator is a tool that lets you do a simple calculation: how many percent of X is Y? The tool is pretty straightforward. All you need to do is fill in two fields and the third one will be calculated for you. Other than being helpful with learning percentages and fractions, this tool is handy in many different situations. For example, you may use percentage calculator to find an amount of income tax. Keep reading if you would like to see how to find percentages and what's the percentage formula. There are a few calculators that solve very related problems: percentage decrease and percentage increase calculators show how much things change in plus or in minus, percentage change doesn't care whether it's negative or positive and finally percentage difference takes care of a very similar concept, used when we don't know the direction of the calculation (from number A to B or B to A). What is percentage? One percent is a hundredth. At first, let's start with 100 cookies.