Digital Content & Interactives for Student Success
While Math Skills continue to build on each other every year, some students lack the skills they need to successfully advance to the next objective because of some key holes in their understanding of basic skills like fractions, decimals and multiplication. The following sites are full of resources for the reinforcement of these skills but also for enrichment, interaction, practice and extension as needed in an out of class. Feel free to share these with your students to help them achieve whatever they might need to be successful in your class and beyond.
GLENCOE MATH MANIPULATIVES
This site helps teachers use online images and tools to build interactive boards to demonstrate standards at every level. From base ten blocks to number lines to a thermometer, use the tolls you need to visually demonstrate the concepts you need.
A fun and interactive adaptive math program for K-12 students to help build conceptual understanding, problem-solving skills, and a resilient attitude toward math. Rewards for student progress and available in English or Spanish.
PROBLEM BASED MATH
This website by Robert Kaplinsky offers a variety of math lessons and resources which provide a real life problem based approach to math. Students will work abstractly and engage in collaboration, research and higher order thinking skills to solve unique problems that engage all learners.
A Math Website filled with creative problem solving activities for K-8 students geared to keep their focus and challenge every student! Tired of trying to come up with your own problems, look here first before you write your next activity!