



21 Resources 



From Stargazers to Starships
is a selfcontained bookontheweb course on basic astronomy, Newtonian mechanics, the sun (and associated physics), and spaceflight and spacecraft... (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) 



Helping Your Child Learn Math
features dozens of fun activities parents can use to help children (K5th grade) have fun learning geometry, algebra, measurement, statistics, probability and other important... (Department of Education) 



Figure This!
offers interactive math problems families can use to help children understand estimation, volume, and other important mathematical concepts... (Multiple Agencies) 



MathTools
offers hundreds of online tools, lesson plans, and learning activities for teaching and learning mathâ€”currently for grades 2 and 7 and precalculus. Tools are offered for studying... (MathForum, supported by National Science Foundation) 



Exploratorium Online
features dozens of online learning activities and exhibits. Make a mold terrarium, pinhole projector, telescope, or hair hygrometer. Explore the brain, biodiversity, Antarctica, DNA... (National Science Foundation) 



MathDL
provides Java applets, interactive modules, and Flash presentations for studying numerical and graphical solutions of differential equations, parametric representations of curves, the... (The Mathematics Association of America, supported by National Science Foundation) 



Math Forum
provides highquality math education content. The site features a problem of the week for students in grades 312, collections of math resources grouped by subject and grade level... (Drexel University, supported by National Science Foundation) 



Mathematics Across the Curriculum
features an "electronic bookshelf" of materials for teaching math in art, history, literature, and music, as well as science, engineering, and other disciplines traditionally... (MATC Dartmouth College, supported by National Science Foundation) 



National Science Digital Library
provides access to resources in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education and research. From video clips teaching cell division to simulations demonstrating plate... (National Science Foundation) 



Seeing Math â„¢
features a math curriculum, professional development for teachers, and software "interactives." The interactives, available on the web, clarify key algebra concepts. They help... (Concord Consortium, supported by Department of Education) 



The Physics Front
provides selected resources for teachers of high school physics. Hundreds of lessons, labs, and activities can be found in four categories: conceptual physics, algebrabased physics... (National Science Foundation) 



USA Mathematical Talent Search
is a mathematics competition open to all U.S. middle and high school students. Problems are published on the website four times a year one month before solutions are due. Problems... (Art of Problem Solving Foundation, supported by National Security Agency) 



Calculus on the Web
offers an interactive environment for learning, practicing, and experimenting with the ideas and techniques of calculus. It is organized in seven parts: Precalculus; Calculus I, II... (Temple University, supported by National Science Foundation) 



Collected Learning Units in Mathematics
provides more than 200 instructional units in arithmetic, algebra, calculus, data analysis, fractions, geometry, number theory, prealgebra, precalculus, probability, statistics, and... (National Security Agency) 



National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
provides interactive online math lessons, activities, and assessments. Topics include fractions, functions, geometric transformations, integer arithmetic, patterns and sequences... (Utah State University, supported by National Science Foundation) 



InterMath
is designed to help middle school teachers deepen their understanding of math concepts. More than 200 "recommended investigations" are offered for teachers to solve and then modify... (University of Georgia, supported by National Science Foundation) 



Journal of Online Mathematics and its Applications
offers articles, learning modules, "mathlets" (singlepurpose learning tools), reviews of online resources, and a developers' area. Search contents of the journal by type of resource... (Mathematical Association of America, supported by National Science Foundation) 



Practical Uses of Math and Science
offers more than 60 onepage examples of how science and math can be used in interesting settings and everyday life. Topics include clouds (why they float), social security benefits... (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) 



Balanced Assessment
offers over 300 mathematics assessment tasks for grades K12. Topics and activities include averages, addition, area, batting orders, bicycle rides, chance of rain, chance of... (The Concord Consortium, supported by National Science Foundation) 



SimCalc
uses advanced simulation technology to help elementary students learn the concepts of "mathematics of change": problems involving rates, accumulation, approximations, and limits that... (National Science Foundation) 



Ms. Lindquist: The Algebra Tutor
is a place where students can get extra help learning how to write algebra expressions for word problems... (National Science Foundation) 




