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Integrating
the Use of Technology
Math Sites to
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Professional Development
Sites
Mathematics
Organizations
CrossCurriculum
Sites for Students
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.
http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/technology/ict_guide/ictguide/ict_intro.htm
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  http://www.learning.gov.ab.ca/ict/pofs.pdf
Alberta Education  Professional Development Teaching Technology across
the Curriculum  http://www.learning.gov.ab.ca/technology/bestpractices/pdf/
pdfortechnology.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.
Manitoba Education and Training  http://www.edu.gov.mb.ca/ks4/docs/support/tfs/pdfed_tech.pdf
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/
te_found_nflab_full.pdf
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 Students
BBC 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/education/revisewise/
maths/index.shtml
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 
http://standards.nctm.org/document/eexamples/chap4/4.1/Part3.htm
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/index2.html
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
Professional Development Sites
Internet 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/
Math Forum Technology and Mathematics Education: http://mathforum.org/library/view/2104.html
ERIC's Math Education Resources is a database of mathematics educational
resources 
http://www.ericse.org/mathindex.html
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
http://www.ceres.k12.ca.us/iweb/lessons/Monica's%20Math/monica.htm
Mathematics Organizations
Canadian 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 Students
Index 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.yale.edu/wff/
Chronology of Mathematicians  http://aleph0.clarku.edu/~djoyce/mathhist/chronology.html
History of Math by region  http://aleph0.clarku.edu/~djoyce/
mathhist/earth.html
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/concepts/music/activity1.shtm
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
