Mathematics Instructional Resources

Published: 10/28/2013 10:22 AM

This page contains teaching resources and links to enhance the teaching of mathematics.

 

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“The largest most comprehensive resource for K-12 math and science educators.”
 
Engineers employed with the Cabinet visit schools throughout the state to discuss the applications of math and science in daily situations and the opportunities and challenges available to students in the field of engineering.
 
Illuminations is designed to: Provide Standards-based resources that improve the teaching and learning of mathematics for all students. Provide materials that illuminate the vision for school mathematics set forth in Principles and Standards for School Mathematics. Illuminations is part of the prestigious Verizon Thinkfinity program.
Math and logic problems might seem intimidating to some, but there are educational websites galore making them fun and entertaining. From word problems, puzzles, and ancient games like Nonograms to logic brain teasers, there is something here for everyone.
 
The K–12 Mathematics Curriculum Center aims to help teachers and administrators make thoughtful, informed decisions about mathematics curriculum and instructional materials.
 
Federal Resources for Educational Excellence (FREE) Teaching and learning resources from Federal Agencies
 
 
Primary (P-3)
Teaching Children Mathematics (TCM) offers activities, lesson ideas, teaching strategies, and problems through in-depth articles, departments, and features. Great resources for elementary teachers, preservice teachers, and teacher educators. Article downloads are free to individual members that subscribe to Teaching Children Mathematics.
 
 
Intermediate (4-5)
Student Explorations in Mathematics offers great resources for teachers and teacher educators at grades 5-10. Downloads are free to individual members of NCTM.
 
Teaching Children Mathematics (TCM) offers activities, lesson ideas, teaching strategies, and problems through in-depth articles, departments, and features. Great resources for elementary teachers, preservice teachers, and teacher educators. Article downloads are free to individual members that subscribe to Teaching Children Mathematics.
 
 
Middle School (6-8)
Helping families enjoy mathematics outside school through a series of fun and engaging, high-quality challenges.
 
Offers activities, lesson ideas, teaching strategies, and problems through in-depth articles, departments, and features. Great resources for middle grades teachers, pre-service teachers, and teacher educators.
 
Resources for teachers and teacher educators at grades 5-10.
 
High School (9-12)
 
Classroom Activities and Books along with Lesson/Activities are available.
 
A collection of mathematics teaching aids to help answer the question "When am I ever going to use this?"
 
This site provides activities, problems, and ideas for Grades 8-14.
 
Resources are available for teachers and teacher educators at grades 5-10.
 
Provides free, collaborative forum where educators can share favorite activities using TI technology. The website also contains information on professional development.
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