Math

It is not knowledge, but the act of learning, … which grants the greatest enjoyment.” – Carl Friedrich Gauss

common-core

Eight Mathematical Practices – Habits of Mind of Mathematicians

  1. Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
  2. Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
  3. Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.
  4. Model with mathematics.
  5. Use appropriate tools strategically.
  6. Attend to precision.
  7. Look for and make use of structure.
  8. Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.

K-12 Progression of Math Standards 

Learn more about the focus of math instruction for each grade:

Common Core Math Main Focus by Grade for Parents

Math Websites

 

Name/Organization

Course Range and Levels

 

Cost

 

Quick Facts and Functions

A+ Click
www.aplusclick.com

K-8

Free

  • Offers practice questions for
    each grade and unit
  • Provides explanations
    for answers
AAA Math
www.aaamath.com

K-8

Free

  • Offers lessons by topic
  • Provides practice problems
  • Math games available for
    each lesson
ALEKS
Aleks.com

Middle and High School Math

$19.95/month.

$99.95/6Months.

$179.95/year

  • Offers in-depth instruction
    on a range of topics
  • Assesses progress and
    tracks students’ mastery
  • One-on-one instruction,
    24/7, from virtually any
    Web-based computer
Khan Academy Khanacademy.org

Middle and High School

Free

  • Explore topics in math
  • Watch instructional videos
  • Practice problems online
Learn Zillion
learnzillion.com

K-8

HS coming soon

  • Explore topics in math
  • Watch instructional videos
  • Practice problems online
Math Drills
www.math-drills.com

K-12

Free

  • Printable math worksheets
Master Math
www.mastermath.info

Middle School

Free

  • Interactive video lessons
  • Practice worksheets
    with answers available
  • Quizzes
Math TV
mathtv.com

Middle and High School

Free, unless searching by text books

  • Wide range of helpful
    videos for math topics
Mathvids
mathvids.com/level/
3-middle-school-math

K-Colleges

Free

  • Video lessons and tutorials
  • Practice problems
  • Check answers, receive
    hints, and read
    explanations
Virtual Math Lab
www.wtamu.edu/
academic/anns/mps/math
/mathlab/

Beginning Algebra and Algebra

Free

  • Offers tutorials
  • Provides practice
    problems and explanations
  • Links to other helpful
    websites of the same topic
Web Math
www.webmath.com

K-12

Free

  • Provides practice problems
    on all topics
  • Explains how problems
    are solved
  • Offers hints and instruction
    for solving

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Christina Cardella
Math Director 6-12
Melrose Public Schools
360 Lynn Fells Parkway
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 462-3217

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