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Like reading and writing, math is a skill we use daily. Many online resources can help people learn math as well as provide practical examples of math in our world. Explore the following resources:

Coming Soon: Learn how University of Toledo faculty and teacher education students are using technology in mathematics.

 


Professional Organizations, Standards, and Materials

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
http://www.nctm.org/
Professional organization for educators provides the vision and leadership necessary to ensure a mathematics education of the highest quality for all students.

Figure This from NCTM
http://www.figurethis.org/
Challenges, activities, and materials for teaching and families

NCTM Illuminations part of Marcopolo project
http://illuminations.nctm.org/
Tons of standards-based lesson for Pre-K2, 3-5, 6-7, and 9-12. Also, web resources, tools, and information.


 

 

General Mathematics

Starting Points

42explore Projects
http://42explore.com
Background information and links to quality websites, activities, webquests, and teaching materials

Math from HomeWorkSpot
Organized, annotated links

Math from the Multnomah County Library
http://www.multcolib.org/homework/mathhc.html
Information by category

Math from Yahooligans
http://www.yahooligans.com/School_Bell/Math/
Links to resources for children and young adults

Mathematics from the High School Hub
http://highschoolhub.org/hub/math.cfm
Links to quality resources, reference materials, and learning activities including algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus


Resources for Teachers

BrainPop
http://www.brainpop.com/math/seeall.weml
Short animation movies on math topics

Flashcards for Kids
http://edu4kids.com/math/
Basic online practice

Fun Mathematics Lessons by Cynthia Lanius
http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/Lessons/
Tons of great math resources for elementary and middle school

Math Central
http://mathcentral.uregina.ca/index.html
For mathematics teachers and students from kindergarten to grade twelve.

Math Forum from Drexel University
http://mathforum.org/
A leading center for mathematics and mathematics education on the Internet. The Math Forum's mission is to provide resources, materials, activities, person-to-person interactions, and educational products and services that enrich and support teaching and learning in an increasingly technological world.

Math Goodies
http://www.mathgoodies.com/
Lots of lesson ideas about resources for teaching math

Math Hunt from Scholastic
http://teacher.scholastic.com/mathhunt/index.asp
Resources for children and teachers that integrate math into science and social studies

Math Maven's Mysteries from Scholastic
http://teacher.scholastic.com/maven/
Resources for children and teachers

Max's Math Adventures from Scholastic
http://teacher.scholastic.com/max/
Resources for children and teachers

Mega Mathematics
http://www.c3.lanl.gov/mega-math/welcome.html
Tons of great resources across grade levels

NCES Students' Classroom from National Center for Education Statistics
http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/
Lots of activities for kids
related to mathematics, statistics, and graphs

SuperKids Math Resources
http://www.superkids.com/aweb/tools/math/
Worksheets and resources for math


Resources for Young Adults

Abstract Algebra Online
http://www.math.niu.edu/~beachy/aaol/
Provides defintions and theorems

Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics
http://mathworld.wolfram.com/
Information by math topics

Explore Math
http://www.exploremath.com/index.cfm
Lots of hands-on computer activities

MacTutor History of Math
http://www-groups.dcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/~history/
Super resources for math history and mathematicans

Measure 4 Measure
http://www.wolinskyweb.com/measure.htm
A collection of interactive sits on the web that estimate, calculate, evaluate, translate, etc

Mega-Mathematics from Los Alamos National Laboratory
http://www.c3.lanl.gov:80/mega-math/
Math games, puzzles, and activities

Yahoo: Directory Mathematics
http://d3.dir.dcx.yahoo.com/science/mathematics/
Great links to math resources by categories


Resources for Children

Agriculture and Math Fun from NASS
http://www.usda.gov/nass/nasskids/nasskids.htm
Explore games and activites related to agriculture and math

APlusMath
http://www.aplusmath.com/
Math flashcards, games, worksheets, and homework helpers

Basketball Math Interactive Learning
http://www.scienceacademy.com/BI/index.html
Lots of practice with elementary math

Cool Math for Kids
http://www.coolmath4kids.com/
Tons of great high-level thinking math activities for kids

Create a Graph from National Center for Education Statistics
http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/Graphing/
Use this tool to create a graph

Logic Games for K-8 from FunBrain
http://www.funbrain.com/teachers/subj_logic.html
A wide range of online games for practice and thinking


Related Resources and Materials

Investigations in Number, Data and Space
http://www2.lab.brown.edu/investigations/
A standards-based K-5 mathematics program developed at the Educational Research Collaborative at TERC in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and supported in part by a National Science Foundation Grant.

Lessons to Motivate Underachieving Math Students by A. McCallhttp://www.mste.uiuc.edu/mccall/mainlesson.html
What can a mathematics teacher do to interest and motivate learners?

Mathematically Correct
http://www.mathematicallycorrect.com/
This web site is devoted to the concerns raised by parents and scientists about the invasion of our schools by the New-New Math and the need to restore basic skills to math education.

Math Word Problems for Children
http://www.mathstories.com/
The goal of this math website is to help elementary and middle school children improve their math problem solving and critical-thinking skills. It has over 8,000 interactive and non-interactive NCTM compliant math word problems for children to enjoy! [Available to members only - two kinds of memberships available: Basic-Membership, and Premium-Membership]

 

 

Funding for this project was provided through a grant from Preparing Tomorrow's Teachers to Use Technology (PT3) from the US Department of Education.
Principal Investigator
Dr. Berhane Teclehaimanot, Principal Investigator & Professor, College of Education

Created 2/03. Last Updated 4/13.