Teaching Resources
ASSESSMENT
Assessment Research
Online Math Center links to assessment research and position papers.
California Department of Education: Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program.
Mathematics assessment testing in Califfornia K12 schools.
Idaho Direct Mathematics Assessment (DMA)
The DMA Toolkit includes general resources for teachers and students in all grades K12.
Oregon Department of Education Mathematics Content Standards
Math Assessment Resources for Oregon State.
International Study Center
The International Study Center at Boston College is dedicated to conducting comparative studies in educational achievement.
WA State Math Assessment (SPI)
WA State Superintendent of Public Instruction Math Assessment Updates, Educator Resources, Teacher Resource Tool, Test and Item Specifications, EndofCourse Crosswalks, Related items, and Performance Level Descriptors.
LESSONS
Copyright © Stevens Institute of Technology.
Cornell Theory Center: Math and Science Gateway
Excellent site for teaching materials, flash cards, homework help, minilessons, applications and more. Grade levels: K12 and Community College
Differential Equations (Web Resources) Math Forum
Maintained by Drexel School of Education. Site includes Classroom materials for teachers and students, Software for differential equations, Internet projects, Public forums.
Educational Freeware
Reviews of free learning games, software, and websites.
Engineering: Teach Engineering
"The TeachEngineering digital library provides teachertested, standardsbased engineering content for K12 teachers to use in science and math classrooms...you don´t need knowledge of engineering to use these curricula."
Fractals Unit for Elementary and Middle School
Why study fractals? What are they? How to make them. Copyright 19962004 by Cynthia Lanius of Rice University.
Fun Mathematics Lesson Plans
Premade lessons plans for math and pizza, infinite series, ratios, pattern blocks and more. Select from a wide range of activities for elementary, middle, and high school students
Greening Schools
Lesson Plans that incorporate "green" issues and applications. Greening Schools was a joint project between the Illinois EPA and the Waste Management Research Center.
Houghton Mifflin Mathematics for Teachers
Math exercises, test taking, brain teasers by K6 grade level. Math Center support by State from drop down menu. Maintained by Houghton Mifflin Publishers.
Illuminations
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics site consisting of many excellent resources for teachers.
MERLOT
Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching Site contains archived materials including assignments that teachers may use at no charge. Link is to search site where user may enter information to search for materials related to a math topic, grade level, and classroom use.
New Teachers:Terri Husted´s Homepage
A Homepage for New (And Not So New) Math Teachers... This homepage was created to give new math teachers ideas and suggestions to help with their teaching
PBS Media
Search grade levels and subject.
Classroomready, curriculumtargeted digital resources.. Resources are aligned to Common Core and national standards and include videos and interactives, as well as audio, documents, and indepth lesson plans. Browse by standards, grade level, subject area, and special collections. PBS LearningMedia’s basic service is free for PreK12 educators.
Powers of 10
Click on 10^(16) then continue to click on the image to visualize powers of 10. Copyright © 2005 by Bruce Bryson.
Practical Uses For Math and Science
Links to lesson plans, experiments, letters, articles and more related to the use of math. Site is part of Filterfast.com.
Reading: Library List (Mathematics Association of America)
The Basic Library List contains a list of mathematics books recommended for college, high school, and public libraries. These resources are appropriate for students and faculty. Created by MAA.
Reading: Literature List. Math Forum Drexel University
Suggested Literature List with annotations. Part of Teacher2Teacher  T2T site, Math Forum, Drexel University.
Reading: Mathematical Fiction
List of mathematical fiction in literature, film, comics, and other mediums. List compiled by Alex Kasman (College of Charleston).
Resources for Math Teachers
Links to materials are part of site maintained by Gerrit Stols lecturer at the University of Pretoria, specializing in mathematics education and the use of technology (ICT) in math education.
Shake, Rattle & Roll,
Funded by the The Actuarial Foundation; this skillbuilding program provides lesson plans, activities and other teaching resources while incorporating and applying actuaries’ natural mathematics expertise in real world situations, namely disasters.
Smile Program Math Index
The following is a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons. These lessons may be freely copied and used in a classroom but they remain the copyright property of the author.
Statistical Resources by Ed Harri
Powerpoint lecture notes, Statistical links, Excel Data on topics from car prices and movie sales to SAT scores and chicken consumption. Fathom Data Files and Excel Files.
Teachers´ Lab: Annenberg/CPB Math and Science Project
Self paced lessons to provide educators with a deeper understanding of commonly taught math and science concepts.
TeacherVision
Mathematical resources including Lesson Plans, Printables, Online Student Activities, and a Research Center.
Whatcom County Math Project
Information on the current status of math instruction and professional development needs across the partnership both at the high school and college level.
LESSON HANDOUTS

GRAPH PAPER
Create a Graph
FREE. Part of the National Center for Educational Statistics Students´ Classroom. Users may create their own graphs using their own data or they may see an example of a particular type of graph.
Graph Paper (Rectangular, semi log, log log, polar) Pdf format.
FREE. Select by what you see. Free PDFs of common graph paper. Print, graph. Created and maitained by "interactive mathematics".
Log Log. Semi Log.
FREE. Site created and maintained by interactive mathematics. Excellent explanation,examples, and Free graph paper.
Print Your Own Graph Paper
FREE. From a graph that documents research to graph paper for a complex equation that requires the X and Y axes, With the links below, you can print graph paper to suit your project. Many of the links below connect you to free printable graph paper generators. After entering information about the type of graph paper you need, the results will be created in a PDF file, ready for you to print.. Site provided by TShirt Foundry.
FOREIGN LANGUAGE RESOURCES FOR MATH
Dave´s SpanishEnglish Dictionary Alphabetical listing of mathematical words translated from English into Spanish.
Dr. Math NonEnglish Math Resources
Mathematics and math education resources written in French, Spanish, German. Scroll down and select the "Languages" hyperlink to locate resources in over seven different languages of the world.
ELL Dictionaries, Glossaries, Translators
Glossary, Thesaurus, SpanishEnglish MATH, free translations. Copyright © 2014 ELL Teacher Pros.
GAMES AND MANIPULATIVES
Charles Hommel Statistics
Site maintained by Charles Hommel, teacher of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Puget Sound. (Simulations)
Funbrain
A variety of games to enhance basic math skills and make learning math fun especially for young people.
HOT Math!
Ideas for handson activities for students in grade 8 or above. Among the topics: angles, symmetry, scale drawing, balance algebra, tables, combinations, statistics, probability, reasoning, finding rules and formulas, problem solving, etc
Math for All Ages: Wolfram Alpha Blog
WolframAlpha a powerful learning tool for those learning arithmetic! A wide range of features will be introduced in a blog series here.
Math For America
Here are links to resources related to math virtual manipulatives. Math for America. All rights reserved. 160 Fifth Avenue, 8th Floor. New York, NY 10010
mathFROG
A free mathematics site of Fun Resources and Online Games for grades 4, 5 and 6. Created by University of Waterloo Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing. Begin by clicking on either “Welcome” or the Spanish version “Bienvenidos”.
Math Playground
Practice math skills, play math games. Aimed at elementary and middle school students. Fun site.
Slope Field Generator
Make a Slope Field and download them as images. Copyright Math Scoop.
Tranformations with Fathom
Fathom files for many classes. Requires Fathom program to view. Written by Ed Harri, Whatcom Community College.
GROUP ACTIVITIES
APPS in Education
Several math APPs for iPads reviewed by an educator, by Greg Swanson, eLearning Project Officer.
APPS: Teach With Your iPad
Review of iPad Apps and costs. Part of Wikispaces run by Tangient LLC.
APPS: Vernier Graphical Analysis for iPad
Wirelessly collect sensor data, intuitively manipulate, and share analysis on iPads. Also graph manuallyentered data. Requires Vernier Products. Product of Vernier Software & Technology, LLC sold through Apple APPs.
APPS: WolframAlphaPowered Apps
APPS for Prealgebra through Calculus, Multivariable Calculus, Stats, Chemistry, Gaming Odd, Mortgage calculator.
Eric Weisstein´s MathWorld
MathWorld is a comprehensive and interactive mathematics encyclopedia intended for students, educators, math enthusiasts, and researchers.
Geometer´s Sketchpad Activities
Homepage. Links to resources, workshops, and applications.
Harcourt Brace Math Glossary
Animated glossary of mathematical terms associated with grades 1 through 8.
JavaSketchpad Links
Use of Java Sketchpad for Constructions, Investigations, Activities ,Interactive Courseware Materials,Other Software . Part of the Geometer´s Sketchpad Resource Center.
Labs (math and science) for students (Vernier)
Free downloads for labs using data gathering devices connected to graphing calculators. Materials developed by Vernier.
National Virtual Museum of Interactive Mathematics.
Activities and manipulatives organized in a matrix format using class level columns and subject rows. Maintained by Utah State University.
University of Washington Programs for K12 Educators
The UW K12 Resource Guide is a searchable database providing information about a wide variety of educational resources offered by the University of Washington.
WORKSHEETS
ABCTeach:Worksheets
Printable worksheets, interactives, and fun activities, from addition to algebra.
ALGEBRA edHelper Worksheets
Algebraic expressions, equations, inequalities, polynomials, exponents, factoring, complex numbers, more. Also Arithmetic to Algebra, Logic Algebra Puzzles.
Basic Math
Free worksheets for teachers. Subscription service also available.Excellent collection of materials for addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, decimals, integers, fractions, place value, measurement, order of operations.
Basic Math: Superkids Math Worksheets
Free basic math worksheets. Copyright Knowledge Share LLC.
Basic Math and Themed Kid Zone Math Worksheets
Scroll down site to find Games, worksheets. Grades 15. Themes (Seasons, Olympics, etc). Site maintained by private family: Leanne and Tasha.
Flash Cards (Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division)
Set up number facts from 0 to 100. Keep score of correct answers.
Interactive Mathematics
Interactive site with the areas of math ranging from functions to geometry with emphasis on visualization of geometry. Java must be installed and active in the browser. Materials are part of SchoolMaths site maintained by Gerrit Stols lecturer at the University of Pretoria, specialising in mathematics education and the use of technology (ICT) in math education.
Mr. Martini´s Classroom
Interactive math practice and classroom tools .Pay attention to card color if correct. Enter to change card. Long division, a times table, quizzes, flash cards, counting, place value, fractions, decimals.
Multiplication.com (Krimsten Publishing)
Free Flash cards, times tables, quizzes. These worksheets can be printed out for classroom use. Copyright Krimsten Publishing
Simulations
Math, Science Simulations. Maintained by University of Colorado, Boulder.
Superkids Math Worksheet Creator
More Superkids Math Worksheets: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division.
Trigonometry: Introduction (WCC Math 99)
Introductory unit to right triangle trig used in Intermediate Algebra classes at Whatcom Community College. Includes examples, exercises and answers.