Digital Resources for Teaching and Learning Math

Digital Resources for Teaching and Learning Math

Hello!

I am Lindsay Baker

My mission: instill passion, creativity, and curiosity in math learners by providing their teachers with powerful resources, ideas and feedback!

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Resources to Teach Math

Let’s explore some awesome tools!

Desmos

- Online, interactive graphing calculator
- Completely free “ready to go” resource for students
- www.desmos.com → Start Graphing

Want more?

- Sign-up as a teacher and explore their hundreds of free lesson plans and interactive activities for grades 6-12. (Free)

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Illuminations by NCTM

- Search by Math Grade Level to find activities, lesson plans, and more for your student to complete
- http://illuminations.nctm.org/

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Math Pickle

- A variety of puzzles for students to discuss and solve
- http://mathpickle.com/
- http://mathpickle.com/project/jumping-frogs/
- Encourage discussions, encourage explanations, encourage perseverance!

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Inside Mathematics

- Access excellent low-floor, high-ceiling math problems
- Many problems available per grade level
- http://www.insidemathematics.org/problems-of-the-month/download-problems-of-the-month
- Practice Performance Tasks Available too!

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JCS Math Resources Website

- Access many resources for your K-12 student including:
- Video lessons
- Worksheets
- Recommended Apps
- Online Games
- Parent Resources
- Standards Summary Charts
- Tutorial Videos
- ...and so much more!

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Resources to Learn and Practice Math

Let’s explore!

Khan Academy & Virtual Nerd

- Math Videos
- Math Practice Questions
- Hints, right/wrong feedback
- www.khanacademy.org
- http://virtualnerd.com/common-core/all/ (Videos Only)

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Prodigy Math

- https://prodigygame.com/
- Virtual Math World - students play games and answer math questions to advance in the virtual world
- Single Player or Multi-Player options
- Completely free for basic plan
- Membership is $4.99/month for all-access (not necessary to play!)

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You Cubed

- https://www.youcubed.org/tasks/
- A variety of artistic, explorative math problems for grades K-12
- Also available:
- Videos on how to learn math
- Videos on how our brains work when learning

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Miscellaneous

- www.wodb.ca Which One Doesnt’ Belong

- Three Act Math Tasks - Click Here

- www.ixl.com - Free for 15 minutes/day

- Open Middle - Math Problems Worth Solving

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Encouraging Flexible Thinking with Numbers

October 20, 2017 - 10 AM

Host: Lindsay Baker

Thanks!

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