Some internet resources for MS Math teachers


Illustrative Mathematics - Math tasks ordered by Grade, Domain & CC Standard
https://www.illustrativemathematics.org/content-standards

 

Coherence Map - Similar to Illustrative Mathematics with some different tasks
http://achievethecore.org/coherence-map/#

 

Collections of free lessons submitted by teachers from all over
http://betterlesson.com/common_core_math

 

More free math tasks, problems of the week & lessons
http://www.ccsstoolbox.com/parcc/PARCCPrototype_main.html

http://www.nctm.org/ptatoolkit/

https://wikis.uit.tufts.edu/confluence/display/EarlyAlgebraResources/Middle+School+Lessons

http://www.insidemathematics.org/

https://www.oercommons.org/

http://collaborate.caedpartners.org/display/SAI/CORE+Math+Performance+Assessment+Modules

http://nrich.maths.org/frontpage

 

Collections of three-act math tasks

http://www.livebinders.com/play/play_or_edit?id=330579

http://mrpiccmath.weebly.com/3-acts.html

https://mikewiernicki.com/3-act-tasks/

 

A way to start a three-act math task

http://www.101qs.com/

 

National library of virtual manipulatives (java applets, etc., along with associated math activities)
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html

 

A collection of number talks developed for middle school
http://www.mathtalks.net/

 

Estimation activities
http://www.estimation180.com/days-1-10.html

 

Which one doesn’t belong - give a reason why each does not belong
http://wodb.ca/

 

Jo Boaler’s site tying math learning to Growth Mindset - includes some math activities
https://www.youcubed.org/

 

A growth mindset activity
https://blog.classcreator.io/teaching-kids-to-struggle-growthmindset/


Many visual patterns...can be used as a building block for investigating functions
http://www.visualpatterns.org/

 

The scale of the universe...a great way to look at scientific notation and connect to science topics
http://htwins.net/scale2/

 

Quick number line creator
http://themathworksheetsite.com/numline.html

 

My Favorite No - Warm Up Activity - video
https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/class-warm-up-routine

 

Highlighting mistakes - tip for grading assessments - video
https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/math-test-grading-tips

 

Short Pythagorean Theorem Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uOTs2ck1_jU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CAkMUdeB06o


Dan Meyer - Math class needs a makeover - TED talk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qocAoN4jNwc

 

Five Principles Extraordinary Math Teaching - TED talk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ytVneQUA5-c

 

Why do Americans Stink at Math? - article

https://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/27/magazine/why-do-americans-stink-at-math.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=HpSumSmallMediaHigh&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=1


FasttMath Educator Access
http://fastmath.schoolsofwestfield.org:55880/slms/educatoraccess


Fraction Nation Educator Access

http://fraction.schoolsofwestfield.org:55880/slms/educatoraccess