Math : Teaching Practices :
storing mainpvlatives  I learned this idea for storing math manipulatives at a math conference. Each kid has a "math kit" that has counters, dice, a judy clock, base ten blocks, etc. in them. Whenever we have math and need manipulatives, they get their numbered kit off the shelf (these are in plastic shoe box containers). It saves me a little room because...source
Everyday Mathematics, Grades K6  An enriched elementary mathematics program from the University of Chicago Mathematics Project source
Excel Math  A mathematics curriculum for K6 stressing practice and mastery of basic math concepts source
HandMade Manipulative Instructions  Printable manipulatives and instructions for using them. Make pattern blocks, baseten blocks, XY blocks, attribute blocks, rods, color tiles. Also print out pattern block grid paper, geoboard paper, graph paper, and polar graph paper source
Houghton Mifflin Math Central  Textbook support material for Houghton Mifflins Math Central series. Activities are sorted by grade level, and include blackline reproducibles, weblinks, and a list o related literature for each chapter source
Macmillan/McGrawHill Math  Textbook support for the McGraw Hill textbook series source
Math Comics  A collection of printable comic strips about math listed by topic source
Math Sphere  Math Unit modules with lessons and worksheets ready to use. All material is in PDF format. Topics include basic operations, fractions, time, measurement, and puzzles source
Mathematics Worksheet Factory Lite  A freeware program for Windows 95/98 users. Make your own worksheets to reinforce addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division skills. Add your own clip art to customize. Download for free! source
Mathematics Worksheets  Printable math worksheets about numbers, additon, subtraction, multiplication, division, measurement, time, and money source
Texas Instruments Calculators  Product information and a few lesson ideas source
The Center for Innovation in Education  Publisher of Math Their Way. Contact information and mailring discussions source
The Math Forum: Articles and Publications (K2)  (PRIMARY) Links to major publications in the field of math education source
The Math Forum: Math Software (K2)  (PRIMARY) Descriptions of math software and links to major vendors and software archives source
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