Interesting Sites 4

Themes from Edna Dictionaries Maths Look Cover Write Check Books Online Book Raps Edhelper Themes Clipart Counting Activities for younger kids Farm Theme Spelling Scrambles Artists Toolkit

Maths Sites


Themes for Aussie Schools - EDNA

 http://www.edna.edu.au/edna/page456.html
Books For Kids - online
 http://www.magickeys.com/books/index.html
Classroom clipart
 http://classroomclipart.com/
The Artist's Toolkit
 http://www.artsconnected.org/toolkit/
Look Cover Write Check Online
 http://atschool.eduweb.co.uk/toftwood/lcwc.html
Aussie Bites Book Raps
 http://www.teachers.ash.org.au/ozreading/activities/aussie_bites/aussie_bites_main.htm
Ed Helper for themes, worksheets http://www.edhelper.com/

Theme on Farm Animals http://www.edhelper.com/farm.htm

 Spelling scrambles - alphabetical order, scrambled sentences, spelling practice
Dictionaries

Merriam Webster   http://www.m-w.com/

Little Explorers Dictionary 
 http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Dictionary.html

Encyclopaedia Britannica  http://www.britannica.com/
Do you know the meaning of your name? Find it here. http://www.zelo.com/firstnames/index.asp
Maths
 Some practise at the basics
 http://www.aplusmath.com/Homework_Helper/index.html

Times Table practise
 http://www.times-tables.com/times_tables_test/times_tables_test.htm
Activities with and about number http://www.times-tables.com/times_tables_test/times_tables_test.htm

Lots of different things to help you  http://mathforum.org/library/drmath/drmath.elem.html

Lots of links  http://www.enc.org/weblinks/math/0,1544,1-Numbers,00.shtm

Maths facts http://home.indy.rr.com/lrobinson/mathfacts/mathfacts.html
Maths .... space
 Tangrams http://standards.nctm.org/document/eexamples/chap4/4.4/part2.htm

Polygon Creator   http://www.ies.co.jp/math/java/geo/logo/logo.html

Geoboard  http://standards.nctm.org/document/eexamples/chap4/4.2/part2.htm#applet

Patterns   http://www.arcytech.org/java/patterns/patterns_j.shtml

Online geometry activities   http://www.galaxy.gmu.edu/~drsuper/

A really interesting puzzle on a view from a train http://www.learner.org/teacherslab/math/geometry/space/train/index.html

Similar idea to the one above but with a taxi  http://www.learner.org/teacherslab/math/geometry/shape/taxicab/index.html
Counting activities for younger kids

http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/counting/
 http://dfee.org/flash.html lots of activities for younger kids.

The ever reliable BBC site http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/numbertime/

Lots of activities related to number http://www.enc.org/weblinks/math/0,1544,1-Numbers,00.shtm

Want to make graphs? This site lets you make online graphs - area, bar, line, pie graphs http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/graphing/index.asp
The site also explores probability,  a question / answer test.
A maths dictionary for kids - http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/
Some general sites - lots of things to see and do

"Aplus" includes a teacher resource section with work sheets http://www.aplusmath.com/

Wonderful activities - http://www.gamequarium.com/math.htm a must see.

A fantastic list of brilliant ideas in geometry   http://www.gamequarium.com/geometry.html
All about different shapes http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/megashapes/invest/text01.shtml what is a triangle or octagon etc.
Another maths site full of activities to do  http://www.coolmath4kids.com/
Again maths sites with lots to do http://www.gigglepotz.com/math.htm
Quite a bit for younger kids too.
A site designed for maths enrichment. Try it. http://nrich.maths.org/
You also should check the links on the side!
The first chess game I've found on the net!  http://www.mathsnet.net/puzzles/chess/index.html
An exciting find ... lots here but mainly for older kids http://www.mathsnet.net/
Maths topics .... listed and "clickable". http://www.enc.org/weblinks/math/0,1544,1-Numbers,00.shtm
Maths challenges http://www.figurethis.org/challenges/c01/challenge.htm
An Australian resource "sofweb" with a great list of activities http://www.sofweb.vic.edu.au/students/kids/vclass/maths.htm
Want online activities with question the children need to answer online? Here it is .... http://www.teachingtreasures.com.au/maths/Maths_more.html
Just the basics from R - 8 & R - 10
Some interesting activities - site activities are good for older student but site hard to read http://www.smilemathematics.co.uk/frameset.html

Wayne Roy
September 2003

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