Category Archives: Math

Pixar in a Box

Pixar in a Box Students will love learning math, engineering, art, and science from Pixar. They show parts of their movies and how the made them. You get to see the math behind coding some of their scenes. they cover … Continue reading

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Khan Academy

  http://www.khanacademy.org/ This site contains over 2400 free videos that will explain topics from basic arithmetic to calculus. biology, chemistry, physics, electrical engineering, health, finance, civics,  art, us and world history, test prep and computer science, programming, animation, and Hour … Continue reading

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Instant Google Searches

We all love google for finding information – it just turns out that they’ve made some information SUPER easy to find! I mentioned using Google as a “Timer” or “5 minute timer” in a previous post, but this article suggests … Continue reading

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Code.org Hour of Code

Code.Org You and your students can learn simple coding, robotics, or even Javascript at Code.Org.  May is a wonderful time of year to try coding with your students. You can find free easy to use lessons. They have whole group … Continue reading

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Animoto

If you’ve never checked out this site – you are missing out! Create animated videos from still images. A great collection of popular music is available without worry of copyright violation. Apply for the free educators account. Educators get the … Continue reading

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Tynker – Teach Programming to Young Students

All of the resources and teaching materials you need to teach Basic Programming are available on this site.  Try out Tynker and see how much fun your students have learning to program. Tynker

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Free Rice

Free Rice is a great site that has been in usesince 2007. Your students can send rice to needy people while studying art, chemistry symbols, English grammar, geography, French, German, Italian, Spanish, basic math, multiplication tables or more.  They even … Continue reading

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SAS Curriculum Pathways

SAS focuses on curriculum that is difficult to explain to students. They provide online curriculum resources in all the core curriculum for free to grades K-12th.  They feature over 1500 resources, including interactives and primary sources. Be sure to take a … Continue reading

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Calculation Nation

Calculation Nation is a collection of games that not only teach mathematics and higher order thinking, but are also lots of fun! They can be played alone or with someone else online (no personal information is shared other than the … Continue reading

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Graphing Calculator Activities

Some of you may be familiar with the online graphing calculator available at https://www.desmos.com/  but they have also developed a large number on graphing activities found at  https://teacher.desmos.com/. A teacher can look through the ideas and develop her own OR she can create a class … Continue reading

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