Category Archives: math

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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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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Math at the Core Grades 5-8

Math at the Core PBS Learning has just gotten this collection of 420 videos that focus on critical middle school math concepts. You can search by topic or grade level. Use the links on the left hand side. You can … Continue reading

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Finding an App that will let my students…

This site is a great place to start when you need an app for a specific purpose. It starts with “I want my students to…” and then provides links to apps for everything from record and edit videos to collaborate … 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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Blendspace

EdCanvas is now Blendspace It is an easy-to-use free Web tool that lets you quickly curate content from the Internet and create a digital playlist for students in a flipped or blended classroom. https://www.blendspace.com/  

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