**Curriculum Material and
Resources**
**Math** **Mathematics Lessons
Database -- Created and maintained by the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign. Internet-based lessons in mathematics and programs related to
teaching mathematics--provides a database of math lessons for all grade levels. Lesson
search engine is easy to use. Many math lessons are interactive. A must see for all math
teachers.**
**Mayan Math -- explores the
numerical and calendrical Mayan system as well as providing additional activities for
elementary teachers. Another related site which explores the Mayan counting system
based on 3 symbols.**
**Project SkyMath -- designed for middle
school mathematics teachers. Provides information on how to use the project's 16 classroom
activities. **
**Plane Math -- designed to
"stimulate and motivate students with physical disabilities in grades 4-7 to pursue
aeronautics-related careers." In addition, provides many useful math
resources.**
**Fractals -- site for elementary and middle school
students to learn about fractals. Lesson plans are based on the NCTM standards, and
resources for other math lessons are also available. **
**SCORE
Mathematics Lessons -- collection of lesson plans based on the California Mathematics
Framework and the NCTM Standards for K-12 teachers. **
**The Explorer -- a collection of
K-12 mathematics and science educational resources including instructional software, lab
activities, lesson plans, and student created materials.**
**Math and Science Gateway -- contains links to 9-12th grade mathematics and science resources
for teachers and students. Developed by Cornell University.**
**Ask Dr. Math -- a searchable archive of
math questions arranged by grade level; questions asked by students and teachers.**
**K-5 List of Math Lessons -- list of links to
textual lesson plans. **
**6-8 List of Math Lessons -- list of links to
textual lesson plans.**
High
School Math Lessons -- list of links to textual lesson plans.
Mathematical Quotations -- provides a collection
of mathematical quotations from famous mathematicians. Audience: Secondary Math
teachers.
Mathematics Dictionary -- a dictionary of math
terms; a quick online reference guide for K-12 teachers.
**MegaMath -- designed for the
elementary level this site presents unusual and important mathematical ideas. **
**The Spanky
Fractal Database -- a must see site designed to provide resources for fractal images, software, and
information. Audience: Secondary Math teachers and students.**
**The
Geometry Center at the University of Minnesota
-- contains great multimedia exhibits about
geometric structures. Audience: K-12 teachers. **
**Mathematics
in Ancient Greece -- an exhibition (primarily a textual presentation) based on
documents in the Vatican Library. Audience: K-12 teachers. **
**The
Math Forum Student Center -- site contains student activities like Problem of the Week and
Project of the Month;offers activity links by grade level. Audience: K-12 students,
teachers, and parents. **
**Appetizers
and Lessons for Math and Reason -- unique presentation of information and resources about math and
reasoning. Audience: K-12 teachers and students. **
**Interactive Physics and Math with JAVA -- a set of more than 20
scientifically accurate, easily understandable, user friendly educational applets.
Audience: K-12 teachers interested in web-based instruction**
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