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Mathwire http://mathwire.com/index.html  Mathwire.com is designed to provide activities and appropriate worksheets for teachers to use in their classrooms.   All activities and worksheets support the constructivist approach to learning mathematics and the NCTM Standards. (elementary/middle)

 

BrightStorm -  http://www.brightstorm.com/math   Math Teaching Videos:  This site contains over 2000 free teaching videos on topics from Algebra I through Calculus. (high school)

 

MathTV  http://www.mathtv.com/ More Math Teaching Videos:  This site also contains free teaching videos on topics from Basic Math through Calculus.  (high school/middle school)

 

Yummy Math - One of the best websites for real-world applications that I have seen -http://www.yummymath.com/index.php

 

Plus Magazine http://plus.maths.org/content/ Plus Magazine is a free online publication dedicated to introducing readers to practical applications of mathematics. Plus Magazine strives to reach that goal through the publication of mathematics-related news articles, podcasts, and mathematics puzzles designed around "real-life" scenarios.

 

 

Math Live - Math Live is a neat mathematics website developed by Learn AlbertaMath Live presents students with animated stories that teach mathematics lessons. In all there are twenty-three lessons for elementary school and middle school students. The lessons are divided into four categories; Number, Patterns and Relations, Shape and Space, Statistics and Probability. Each animated lesson is accompanied by a mathematics worksheet that students complete either while watching the lesson or after viewing the lesson. Each lesson is divided into sections and students can advance or rewind as needed.

Ten Marks - Ten Marks, an online mathematics tutoring service, offers a free program for teachersTen Marks for educators is designed to be a supplement to classroom instruction, not a replacement for it.
Ten Marks provides educators with an online forum in which they can assign mathematics practice problems to students and track their students' progress. If a student gets stuck on a problem he or she can open a tutorial to help him or her through the problem. Ten Marks provides teachers with the option to CC parents on the assignments sent to students. The online curriculum provided by Ten Marks can be aligned to the state standards a teacher chooses. 

  

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Discovery Tech Book 5-8 Curriculum Guide that covers Essential Standards and has STEM enrichment activates.