
Nelson EducationSchoolMathematics 3  
Professional ResourcesWEB LINKSClick on a section below for related Web links:
Integrating the Use of Technology The Province of British Columbia, Information and Communication Technology
(ICT) The Standards Guide  Response Draft explores expectations for
student performance in work where information and communication technologies
are integrated into teaching and learning.
The Province of Alberta's ICT curriculum specifies
what students are expected to know and be able to do with respect to
technology. It has a broad perspective on the nature of technology,
how to use and apply a variety of technologies. Alberta Education  Professional Development Teaching Technology across
the Curriculum  http://www.learning.gov.ab.ca/technology/bestpractices/pdf/ The Province of Manitoba's Technology as a Foundation Skill Area: A
Journey Toward Information Technology Literacy aids curriculum developers,
teachers, and administrators in understanding the role of information
technology as a foundation skill area in classroom teaching, learning,
and assessment. Ontario Guide  Using Technology for Learning: A Planning Guide provides ideas, tools, and examples to teachers who are integrating technology into the classroom. It has a structured process for technology planning placing the emphasis on pedagogy rather than equipment  http://www.qesn.meq.gouv.qc.ca/scadpp/tftp/pdf/techplan.pdf Ontario Knowledge Network for Learning outlines strategic directions it believes are needed to ensure the province's future success in ICTenhanced education  http://oknl.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/pdf/1_1_3.pdf Foundation for Atlantic Canada Technology Education Curriculum http://www.gov.nf.ca/edu/sp/foundations/tech_edu/ International Society for Technology in Education provides teacher preparation for using technology as a tool in the classroom. This is an excerpt  http://www.iste.org/netst/netst.pdf Helpful suggestions and additional resources for integrating technology into the classroom http://www.siec.k12.in.us/~west/article/integrate.htm
Math Sites to use with StudentsBBC School Revise Wise is an interactive site for math revision. It
begins with an activity that introduces each topic, and asks questions
to see how much is retained; a fact sheet explains each topic in more
detail; and the test page assesses learning. http://www.bbc.co.uk/ TIMMS  Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study is an interactive math challenge by grade level. http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/eyk/index.asp?flash=true
Math game show with Hypatia and Pythagoras provides a series of number, algebra, data handling, and shape, space and measurement games  http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/index.shtml NCTM Math applets are readytouse interactive tools to create, describe
and analyse patterns  NCTM illuminations are resources including multimedia and Internet lesson plans, web resources, and interactive math applets to plan and implement math education in the classroom http://illuminations.nctm.org/ An assortment of interactive math problem solving and logic games  http://www.mathsyear2000.org/ Aunty Math has weekly challenges for people who love math  http://www.auntymath.com/ Adventures in Mathematics emagazine has a variety of math activities to extend math classroom learning or to try at home  http://www.mathadventures.com/free_stuff.htm http://www.mathadventures.com/esamples.htm
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives offers a larger selection of interactive math applets for number and operations, algebra, geometry, measurement, data analysis and probability  http://matti.usu.edu/nlvm/nav/topic_t_1.html SketchMad is a support centre for users of the Geometer Sketchpad  http://hydra.educ.queensu.ca/sketchmad/ Appetizers and Lessons for Mathematics and Reason has study tips, guides to learning and teaching math, and an array of all things math  http://www.whyslopes.com/ Gomath.com is a resource site for students, teachers and parents offering online math help for students, math resources for teachers, and parent teacher discussion form  http://www.gomath.com/
A+ Math provides interactive math problems to improve math skills  http://www.aplusmath.com/ Flashcards for Kids has interactive flash cards to improve math skills  http://edu4kids.com/math/ Fun Games for Kids is an interactive site of math games and quizzes for kids, and parents. It has a Quiz Lab for teachers that provides paperless quizzes,automatically grades them and emails the results  http://www.funbrain.com/ Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles provides over 150 math puzzles  http://www.cuttheknot.com/algebra.shtml The Shodor Education Foundation's, Project Interactive provides exploration activities of math concepts  http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/elementary/index.html A comprehensive collection of online math resources for a variety of math subjects, from the basics to calculus  http://www.guidetoonlineschools.com/library/mathresources Professional Development SitesInternet Mathematics Search is a search engine for mathematics documentation  http://mathschallenge.net/show.php?section=internet_search Math Central provides an Internet resource for both math teachers and students with a resource room, teacher talk, enrichment activities, math quandaries and queries and a bulletin board http://mathcentral.uregina.ca/ Math Forum provides resources, materials, activities, persontoperson
interactions, and educational products and services to enrich and support
teaching  http://mathforum.org/
ERIC's Math Education Resources is a database
of mathematics educational resources  Learning and Teaching Support Network has educational resources that support and enrich learning and teaching mathematics  http://ltsn.mathstore.ac.uk/index.shtml PowerPoint Instructional Aids provides dozens of math lessons in PowerPoint
presentations Mathematics OrganizationsCanadian Mathematics Education Study Group is a group of mathematicians and math educators who discuss mathematics issues  http://plato.acadiau.ca/courses/educ/reid/cmesg/cmesg.html Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences promotes research, education and training in cooperation with businesses  http://www.fields.utoronto.ca/ National Council of Teachers of Mathematics  http://www.nctm.org/ Ontario Association for Mathematics Education is a professional organization for everyone interested in math in Ontario  http://www.oame.on.ca/ Ontario Mathematics Coordinators Association is a professional organization that supports the effective teaching and learning of mathematics in the K12 classrooms in Ontario  http://www.omca.ca/ CrossCurriculum Sites for StudentsIndex of Biographies of International Mathematicians from 500 BC to 1957 including more than 50 female mathematicians  http://wwwhistory.mcs.standrews.ac.uk/BiogIndex.html More women of math  http://www.cs.yale.edu/homes/tap/pastwomen.html Chronology of Mathematicians  http://aleph0.clarku.edu/~djoyce/mathhist/chronology.html History of Math by region  http://aleph0.clarku.edu/~djoyce/ Math Stories has over 7,000 NCTM compliant math word problems  http://www.mathstories.com/. This site has controlled access. Building big explores what it takes to construct large structures including: bridges, domes, skyscrapers, dams and tunnels  http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/index.html Music and Math looks at the values of notes  http://www.pbs.org/teachersource/mathline/ Maya Math shows a number systems based on 20 digits  http://www.michielb.nl/maya/math.html Data Analysis is an online collaborative site that allows students to share information about water usage  http://www.k12science.org/curriculum/drainproj/information.html Math Careers is an index of career interviews  http://plus.maths.org/interview.html Coolmath.com has links to sites for students who want a career in math  http://www.coolmath.com/careers.htm


