Category Archives: Math

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! Here 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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Estimation 180: Building number sense one day at a time

Just ran across this site that you’ll want to check out! It was created by Andrew Stadel, a middle school math teacher in California. He posts a picture each day with a question that in his words, will “…foster conversation … Continue reading

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Internet4Classrooms

Internet4Classrooms is a wondersful site filled with resources for teachers, students and parents. Resources are organized by grade, subject area or topic. They also offer technology tips and tutorials. They’ll just added a page highlighting Educational Apps! Internet4Classrooms

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Common Core Resources from Internet4Classrooms

We’ve mentioned all the awesome resources available from Internet4Classrooms before, but I want to point out the 1000′s of online activities mapped to the various math  standards. They are linked separately for grades K-5 but there are also links for I … Continue reading

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Code.org Hour of Code

Code.Org Learn simple coding, robotics, or even Javascript at Code.Org.  Try out the lessons for an Hour of Code going on in December.

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