Category Archives: Math

Create a Graph

Try this easy, interactive site with your students. It allows you to create Bar, Line, Area, Pie, and XY charts using their step by step instructions and templates. Create a Graph

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Fact Monster

Try out Fact Monster from Information Please – students can get homework help, find interesting facts, search the reference desk, and use the thesaurus and almanac to gather information for any project. They have thousands of subjects. FactMonster

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Better Money Habits

Bank of America has partnered with Sal Khan (Khan Academy founder) to develop this new site. According to the website, it is designed to “build your financial know-how with free tools and information…” I watched a short cartoon-video that explained … Continue reading

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“The Best…” websites

Larry Ferlazzo is a widely known teacher, author, and blogger who has developed a multitude of “Best of” websites. This page lists 100s of his lists for everything from Art or Music, Math or English, to holidays and search engines. … Continue reading

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Knowmia

Thinking about flipping your classroom? Or just need a tool to record lessons for your blog? Check out Knowmia, a free site and app that is “technology for teaching, made simple.” You can also browse their video library with over … Continue reading

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Common Core Explorer

Looking for ways to integrate more technology into the Common Core standards? This site will offer lots of possibilities. Multiple web tools and apps are aligned to specific common core standards. Not all tools are free, but they have all … Continue reading

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When are we ever going to use this?

We don’t generally post articles to our blog, but when I was in the classroom I heard this question EVERYDAY! This author not only provides ideas for ways to answer this question by using technology, but also recommends several math … Continue reading

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Putting some Tech in PE

I often hear from PE teachers that there is never anything applicable for them – so this is for you! HereĀ is an idea for putting Numeracy in PE – there are lots of ideas, including one that includes Augmented Reality … Continue reading

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Annennberg Learner Interactives

This is a very interesting, useful site. You choose the age level, the subject and the audience. It will then show you a list of interactive sites to use with your students. You will have to see this one. I … Continue reading

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Pi Day Activities

Next week is Pi Day (3/14) and Internet4Classrooms has some great resources for the month of March. Check out their “irrational” webquest or simply scroll down to the list of resources on pi. http://www.mathgoodies.com/webquests/pi_day/

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