Math APPs check out these Math Apps25 Best Education Apps of 2013The apps recognized as Best Apps for Teaching & Learning are of exceptional value to inquiry-based teaching and learning as embodied in the AASL's Standards for the 21st-Century Learner. The apps foster the qualities of innovation, creativity, active participation, and collaboration and are user friendly to encourage a community of learners to explore and discover.
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Math Apps wiki - teach with your ipadMath apps can rang from flash cards to calculators to graphing. One day an iPAD can be a textbook, a calculator, and a review sheets. Lately, there has been several reference apps released that contain formulas and other reference materials. HS Math Apps:Math Formulas - Reference Guide - This app contains over 100 math forumlas at a high school level. Most formulas have examples for ease of understanding. A great app for higher level math.
The Ruler - measure things in inches or centimeters Math Quizzer - Math Quizzer is an interactive and fun way to, not only learn, but also to boost your skills in; Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division. It offers an easy to understand chalkboard visual, which keeps track of your "score" as you progress. Bloomberg - Bring the power of the most trusted source for financial information to your iPad, along with tools to help you analyze the world's markets. Fractals - Move and pinch fractals in real time. Geometry Stash - Access the most commonly used theorems, postulates, and corollaries iFactor Quadratics This is a simple application that will factor quadratic equations, if possible. It's quick, handy, and easy.. Elem Math Apps:Cash Cow Learn money math while playing a fun puzzle game.
Epic Math Practice arithmetic, then play for rewards and achievements. Math Magic Simple math app includes lots of encouragement. Sums Stacker Fun, all-ages math puzzles disguise learning as games. Math Bingo Arithmetic meets number hunting in this smart app for kids. Super 7 So fun and fast-paced, you don't realize it's math. Fractions App Compare, compute, and identify fragments of a whole. NineGaps Race against time to place numbers in equations grid. |
MS Math Apps:The Ruler - measure things in inches or centimeters
Math Quizzer - Math Quizzer is an interactive and fun way to, not only learn, but also to boost your skills in; Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division. It offers an easy to understand chalkboard visual, which keeps track of your "score" as you progress. Bloomberg - Bring the power of the most trusted source for financial information to your iPad, along with tools to help you analyze the world's markets. Fractals - Move and pinch fractals in real time. MASTERING MATHEMATICS GRADE 6 - A mathematics practice book for 6th grade students. MASTERING MATHEMATICS GRADE 7 -A mathematics practice book for 7th grade students. Geometry Stash - Access the most commonly used theorems, postulates, and corollaries. Symmetry Shuffle Deceptively tricky but addictive spatial puzzler. Algebra Touch Rearrange and solve polynomials for deep understanding. Math Calculator Apps:SpaceTime - Powerful graphing calculator. 2D and 3D graphing
PocketCAS pro - Advanced Graphic and Symbolic Scientific Calculator. Handles every mathematical problem you might encounter in school or university. PocketCAS lite - Free Graphic calculator. Not as many features as the pro version above. Quick Graph - 2D and 3D graphing calculator. http://palmbeachschooltalk.com/groups/ipadpilot/ |
Online Math sites from: http://www.kentuckymathematics.org/Resources/resources.asp
Math games/puzzles/practiceBasic Arithmetic Skills
http://www.multiplication.com/interactive_games.htm - Multiplication games. http://www.netrover.com/~kingskid/Math/math.htm and http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/math.htm - Fun math games to practice basic arithmetic. http://www.tutpup.com/ - On this site students can play games against other students. http://www.ixl.com/ - Geared for grades K-6. http://www.prongo.com/games/ - Multiply games including games to review multiplication by 10, 100, etc. http://www.thekidzpage.com/learninggames/index.htm - Includes games to practice decimals. http://www.gamequarium.org/dir/Gamequarium/Math/ - Games for K-12. http://www.theproblemsite.com/ - This site contains some unique games that challenge students to consider sequences of numbers. http://www.ictgames.com/resources.html - This site has early numeracy games by James Barrett, including topics for ordering, counting, time, bridging through ten, comparing, addition, subtraction, place value, multiplication, division, doubles, and more. http://www.mathplayground.com/games.html - For elementary and middle school students. Algebra http://www.mathematics.hellam.net/ - Algebra games ranging from evaluating an expression to determining function. http://www.tutpup.com/ - This site has multiplayer games. http://www.gamequarium.org/dir/Gamequarium/Math/ - This site is appropriate for the pre-algebra level. Geometry http://www.mathematics.hellam.net/ - The geometry games are located about half-way down the page. http://www.gamequarium.com/geometry.html - Games that explore the idea of area and the coordinate plane. Probability http://www.mathematics.hellam.net/ - The probability games are a little more than half-way down the page. http://www.mathwire.com/games/datagames.html - There are online games along with games that can be printed and used in the classroom. Puzzles http://www.websudoku.com/ - Sudoku puzzles http://www.mathematics.hellam.net/ - Includes games such as the familiar game of leaping frogs and counting moves and the high-low game. http://www.setgame.com/ - Four daily ‘set’ games from the New York Times. |
Interactive math manipulativeshttp://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivitySearch.aspx Illuminations has 106 online activities available.
http://illuminations.nctm.org/WebLinks.aspx Illuminations has links to 724 math resources on the web. Websites for purchasing manipulatives http://www.didax.com/fraction-pieces/ - “The use of manipulatives enhances concept formation when both the concrete and the connecting stages are fully understood before moving to the abstract. Many concrete and virtual manipulatives are available to support the teaching of an array of concepts from number sense through algebra. Here you will find general information about manipulatives as well as instructions for the use of specific materials.” This site offers manipulatives relevant for elementary grades, algebra, and geometry. http://www.borenson.com/ - “Hands-On Equations is algebra for elementary and middle school students. Hands-On Equations gives students a concrete representation of the symbols and processes utilized in solving algebra problems. The symbols are represented by game pieces and a representation of a balance scale. The processes are represented by physical actions upon these pieces. As the algebra problems are solved students are actually seeing, touching and moving the pieces. http://www.keypress.com/x5789.xml - Website for Geometry Lab Classroom manipulatives kits Websites for printing free manipulatives http://www.mathdynamics.com/algmanbw.htm - The website provides users with a pattern to print to make their own Algebra manipulatives. http://www.tlsbooks.com/fractionmanipulatives.pdf and http://mrshappyhousewife.com/homeschooling/math/make-your-own-fraction-math-ma.html - These websites provide users with patterns to print manipulatives relevant to fractions. Virtual Manipulatives http://jmathpage.com/JIMSProbabilitypage.html - Find virtual spinners and die on this page. You can ‘throw the die’ 1000 times and tabulate the results. Posted March 19, 2010 http://www.mathplayground.com/math_manipulatives.html - This is a great website for online manipulatives covering fractions, decimals, functions, algebraic equations and more. Posted March 16, 2010 http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/grade_g_2.html - This website provides users with virtual manipulatives. While not every activity at this website could be considered a virtual manipulative there are some useful ones which include topics typically found in grades 3 -5 and include the addition and subtraction of negative numbers. NCTM's promotion of the use of manipulatives http://www.nctm.org/news/content.aspx?id=12698 - Click here to read what Nancy Berkas and Cyntha Pattison wrote for the NCTM News Bulletin in 2007 about the use of manipulatives. |