Folder dedicated to mathematics education sites.
Word Problems for Children
The goal of this web site is to help grade school children improve their
The American Mathematical Society was founded in 1888 to further mathematical
research and scholarship.It fulfills its mission through
programs that promote mathematical research, increase the awareness
of the value of mathematics to society, and foster excellence in mathematics
Spreadsheet lessons for math classes
This web site was developed to help students improve their math skills
- Mathematics Education
World Wide Web Resources for Mathematics Education
Canada - Canada's national statistical agency profiling Canada's business,
economy and society.
Statistics Canada is the country's national statistical agency, with programs
organized into three broad subject matter areas: demographic and social,
socio-economic and economic.
Links to lessons and tutorials for math classes
Unique problems (different topics) for math classes
Forum Home Page
An online community of teachers, students, researchers, parents, educators,
and citizens at all levels who have an interest in math and math education
A different way to ask math problems.(Good for tests and exams.) Solutions
MATHLINE: Math Classroom
PBS MATHLINE is a teacher resource service of public television utilizing
the power of telecommunications to provide quality resources
and services to teachers of mathematics grades, K-12.
Museum of HP Calculators
The Museum of HP Calculators displays and describes Hewlett-Packard calculators
introduced from 1968 to 1986 plus a few
interesting later models.
An interactive math site that covers a wide variety of topics.
and Lessons for Maths and Reason.
Asked Questions in Mathematics
The FAQ list is a compilation of knowledge of interest to most professional
and amateur mathematicians, ranging from advanced
topics such as Wiles' proposed proof to Fermat's Last Theorem to the
list of Fields Medal winners.
Home Page for Users of TI Calculators and Educational Solutions
A broad selection of information and items you can download that apply
Texas Instruement products. (One of my favorite sites)
a free service designed to allow students, parents, and educators throughout
the world to communicate. This includes free private tutoring, live chat,
and a message board, among many other features. Questions and discussions
relating to all levels of mathematics (not just Algebra) are welcome.
An interactive math site that covers important topics. Very straight forward.
of Exeter: Centre for Innovation in Mathematics Teaching - Welcome
a focus for research and curriculum development in Mathematics teaching
and learning with the unifying aim of enhancing mathematical progress in
schools and colleges.
Tutorial and on-line help.
Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics
Encyclopedia of math information. Could be very useful.
Problems For Kids
This Web Site contains word problems for students and teachers. The problems
are classified into grade levels
from Grade 5 to Grade 12.
Math Central is a service for people involved in mathematics education
from kindergarden to grade twelve -- a meeting place for
teachers to share resources, a service to teachers, students and parents
who may need an answer to a mathematical question and a facility to allow
teachers to carry on a dialogue amongst themselves.
The archive contains the biographies of more than 1300 mathematicians.
You can access them from a selection of Alphabetical or
Chronological Biographical indexes.
Math activities and problems that will seem like magic.
Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math
A question and answer service for K-12 math students and their teachers.
A well designed site that presents often difficult math topics in a clear,
easy to understand table format.
The Mathematics Center at Education Place provides K-8 resources for teachers,
students, and parents.
This site is intended to be a source of project ideas
Century Problem Solving
A modern approach to reliable problem solving across the curriculum.
Event Inventor by Kye's World
The purpose of this site is to help people have fun while learning about
science, math and technology.
A Service of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
An excellent site for lesson plans and activities. (One of my favorites)
To give new math teachers ideas and suggestions to help with their teaching.
Miscellany and Puzzles
Help Professor Freedman
This site provides information about basic math and algebra and specifically
addresses the needs of the community college adult learner.
Math - Welcome to COOLMATH.COM by Karen!!
Another well designed interactive math site. Covers some very important
Education - Index (Home) Page
This site is dedicated to the enhancement of mathematics education and
the use of technology to improve the learning and teaching of mathematics.
Math Humor Page
A funny site that provides good material to use at the start of a math
Internet Projects and Activities
WWW addresses which use and apply mathematics on the Internet.
This site teaches kids of all ages a simple and interesting approach to
math that applies to real world situations.
The MegaMath project is intended to bring unusual and important mathematical
ideas to elementary school classrooms so that young people and their teachers
can think about them together.
Archives - Other K-12 Software Sites
WWW links to sites which have a significant collection of mathematical
software which can be used in the K-12 classroom.
A database of Internet-based lessons in mathematics and programs related
to teaching mathematics.
Resources for Math Teachers
This page points to a collection of mathematical quotations culled from
Mathematics Enrichment Club (index.html)
The project aims to establish a permanent national centre for curriculum
enrichment to provide mathematical learning support for very able children
of all ages.
Math Forum Algebra Problem of the Week
A new interesting algebra problem every week. Archieves available.
Resources for Elementary Mathematics Educators
Resources that are useful to the elementary math teacher, student teacher,
or perservice math teacher, as well as sites that are suitable for use
in the math classroom by students or by parents of the elementary math
StatView packs data management, statistical analyses, and presentation
tools into a single intuitive and coherent desktop software package that
anyone can use with ease.
The Complete Solution
From simple calculator operations to large-scale programming and interactive
document preparation, Mathematica is the tool of choice at the frontiers
of scientific research, in engineering analysis and modelling, in technical
education from high school to graduate school, and wherever quantitative
methods are used.
Waterloo Maple is the innovation leader in analytical software technology.
Its products are recognized as the most powerful and flexible,
and cost-effective solution to modern educational and industry challenges.
to MathSoft, Inc.
Mathcad 2000 Professional offers an unmatched level of functionality and
features for accurately solving and analyzing a broad array of technical
problems, from the simple to the complex.
Macsyma Inc. is the home of easy to use, powerful math software for symbolic
and numeric computing.
The power to do integrals like never before.
Site that offers free software that relies heavily on visual images to
be used in the math classroom
Integration of Computers
Schools: The Technology Is Now!
Site prepared by a panel of experts as a result of the convocation entitled
"Reinventing Schools" The Technology is Now." Adds insight into the debate
of technology in the classroom.
A free way to link classrooms and children internationally via the computer.
Compute-Ed Electronic Journal
An electronic journal of learning and teaching with and about teechnology
for School Networking Homepage - Frames Version
CoSN, a non-profit organization, promotes the use of telecommunications
in K-12 education to improve learning.
Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization
This Resource for Science Education Program Project is designed for secondary
science and math educators interested in integrating Web-based resources
into their curriculum. Resources evaluated here were found to be exemplary
based on cost, student engagement, and National Standards.
Tools for Today's Campuses
The goal of Technology Tools for Today's Campuses is to provide you with
informative, sometimes intimate, accounts of colleagues who have agreed
to share with others their encounters with using technology in their classes.
with Electronic Technology
The World Wide Web sites collected on this page reflect the considerable
variety of uses for computing and related forms of electronic technology
Notes to Classroom Discipline
A site to assist teachers that are in need of information on classroom
management and discipline.
and Management of the Classroom
Discusses a number of factors which may be included in the plan for setting
up the classroom and how to consistently apply this plan so that classrooms
become more effective.
is your classroom management profile?
12 questions that define your classroom management profile.
and Classroom Discipline
Discusses research done in the areas of: teacher training, specific discipline
problems, disciplining different types of students and ineffective disciplinary
Submissions by various teachers on how they manage their classrooms
Channel School - Search
Goal is to provide
innovative online materials for teachers and students, using the resources
of Discovery Channel, The Learning Channel, Animal Planet, and the Travel
PBS Online works in partnership with PBS member stations and independent
producers to create a premier digital service advancing education, culture
and citizenship through distinctive, interactive programming and technologies
that impact people's lives.
Education on the Web
he purpose of Canadian Education on the Web is to bring together everything
relating to Canada and education that has a presence on the World Wide
Scotia Department of Education and Culture
Provincial government site that deals with information on teaching and
learning in Nova Scotia
SchoolNet / Rescol canadien
Established in 1993, Canada's SchoolNet is designed to promote the effective
use of information technology amongst Canadians by helping
Canadian schools and public libraries connect to the Internet.
a non-profit, public service organization that focuses on using communications
technologies to support learning.
Table of Contents
ThisSite is designed to provide teachers with direct source materials,
lesson plans / classroom activities with a minimum of site-to-site linking,
to provide an enjoyable and rewarding experience for the teacher who
is learning to use the Internet.
/ Brainstorm of the Day
Smart tools for busy teachers
Schrock's Guide for Educators
A categorized list of sites on the Internet found to be useful for enhancing
curriculum and teacher professional growth.
Info, Lists, Resources, Unions, etc.
Excellent list of links that deals with everything from provincial teacher's
unions to teaching internationally.
Folder dedicated to security issues on the web.
to the new YOUTH WATCH
Internet Security and Safety Programs
PC Magazine article that deals with maintaining privacy in the digital
Information about computer viruses on the Web
WWW Security FAQ
Frequently asked questions concerning security on the Web
Security & Child-Proofing Tour
Suggests what can we do to prevent our children/students from accessing
Folder dedicated to science education sites.
Table of the Elements
Easy to use on-line periodic table that provides information on each element
An Interactive Periodic Table of the Elements
ITG Whole Frog Project
The goal of the Whole Frog Project is to provide high school biology classes
the ability to explore the anatomy of a frog by using data from high resolution
and from mechanical sectioning, together with 3D surface and volume
rendering software to visualize the anatomical structures of the intact
Gardens Educational Stuff
Information on aquatic life provided by SeaWorld Florida Education Department.
Index of information on Canadian Wildlife provided by Environment Canada
and the Canadian Wildlife Service
A Sea World Education Department Publication in which students will recognize
the importance of diversity and the role that interdependency plays in
The site for Health and Bioscience teachers and learners.
Pictures of plants to be used for non-profit educational purposes.
Site committed to spreading the unique knowledge that flows from NASA's
aeronautics and space research.
Nye the Science Guy's Nye Labs Online
Site designed to complement the famous T.V. show.
Ask Dr. Science questions or have the questions and answers sent to you.
Science and Engineering Hall of Fame
Site dedicated to significant Canadian scientists and engineers.
Science Teachers Association
Site that discusses the issues facing the N.S.T.A.
A resource site that complments the popular T.V. show
This website is designed to provide teachers with a hands on science unit
based on forensic science.
of Insects and their Relatives
to How Stuff Works!
Helps people to understand the things they see around them every day.
To Fisher Science Education
Site developed by Fisher Science to help aid teachers achieve excellence.
A guide to Biology and Chemistry Educational Resources on the Web
Activities and experiments that deal with electricity and electrons.
in the Classroom
Geologists who volunteer to answer geolgy based questions
Virtual FlyLab is an educational application for learning the principles
of genetic inheritance.
Chemical Concepts, Experiments, Calculations, and Tests
Site that uses the text 'Chemistry: Visualizing Matter' to guide the lessons
This area has been provided as a forum for interested persons to pose questions
on topics related to the geosciences in Canada
The Atlantic Science Curriculum Project (ASCP) was initiated in Halifax,
Nova Scotia during 1976-77 as an inter-university, interprovincial collaborative
effort to improve science education in the M aritime Provinces of
Scope, Sequence, and Coordination
Site dedicated to demonstrating proper lab techniques.
Space Web-Based Activities
Interactive 'space' lessons that use the images provided by the Hubble
The Nine Planets is an overview of the history, mythology, and current
scientific knowledge of each of the planets and moons in our solar system.
Each page has text and images, some have sounds and movies, most provide
references to additional related information.
National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) *
NCDC is the world's largest active archive of weather data. (Use info for
Tree of Life Home Page
The Tree of Life is a project containing information about the diversity
of organisms on Earth, their history, and characteristics.
The information is linked together in the form of the evolutionary
tree that connects all organisms to each other.
complete illustrated Guide to the PC Hardware
An extensive resource material on general computer information.
World -- The Premier Source of Volcano Info on the Web
Everything you wanted to know about volcanoes.
an overview of several women of past and present who are involved in science
to WhaleNet at Wheelock College, Boston
An interactive educational web site which focuses on whales and marine
Electricity - Related Resources (9-12 - physical science)
A variety of resources,including Internet links, related products, and
suggested readings from our professional reference librarian at the Educational
Resources Information Center (ERIC).
Carousel: A Trip Around the Carbon Cycle
Shows in a 'fun to learn atmosphere' the carbon cycle and its implications.
Anatomy Online - InnerBody.com
A detailed site dealing with human anatomy.
Portal to science and technology resources on the Internet. Extremley well
to the Sci-Filer Homepage
A starting point for science teachers and their students as they search
for science on the web.
A useful site for Physics students and teachers
Answers and explanations to individuals who pose scientific questions.
A computer dictionary. Definitions of words associated with computers.
Technology buzzwords for students.
for Kids - The Senses
Lesson plans that explore the human senses.
Information from the USGS
Site dedicated to providing up to date earthquake information from around
Animals of the World
A display of some of the many endangered species around the world
Science Fair Project Resource Guide
Provides a list of resources to help complete a science fair project, including
ideas, samples, resources....
EnviroLink is dedicated to providing you with the most comprehensive, up-to-date
environmental resources available.
Web Lift to Taxa
On-line taxa guide