 Using Technology in the Classroom

Math Website Resources

Miscellaneous Math:

Multiplication:

http://www.dositey.com/muldiv/mul1regss.dcr ---- Use these step by step exercises to practice multiplying a 2 digit number by a 1 digit number with regrouping. If the students make a mistake they get to try again. When they correctly complete the problem click "Review" to see each step. Click "Next" in the treasure chest to get the next problem.

http://www.dositey.com/muldiv/mul1ss5.dcr ----- Use these step by step exercises to practice multiplying a 2 digit number by a 1 digit number without regrouping.

http://www.prongo.com/math/baseball_multiply.swf ---- Make a single, double, or homerun to score in this great online multiplication game. Students can practice single or double digit multiplication as they play online complete with sound effects!

http://www.ngfl-cymru.org.uk/vtc/3_num_multiply/eng/Introduction/MainSession.swf --- Several different ways to multiply by a one digit number are shown and opportunities to practice are given.

Division:

http://fwt.txdnl.com/4-10/w/e/weddell/mw/division/3x1%20division.swf --- Practice short division on this interactive division site. It takes you step by step through the whole method. If you enter an incorrect number it will erase it and give you another chance.

http://www.themathpage.com/ARITH/division.htm  --- This Math Page tutorial explains and defines the concept of division. There is a practice section at the end of the lesson.

Fractions:

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/cross_the_river/ ---Identifying the correct fractional parts is the key to crossing the river. A succinct interactive game that focuses on basic fractions. Immediate feedback is given to responses.

http://www.tv411.org/mathgames/fractions1.html ---Understanding equivalent fractions is easy when students play this interactive fraction game. Simply match the fraction with its pictorial representation.

http://www.kidsolr.com/math/fractions.html --- Fraction facts of all kinds are available at this colorful, interactive Fraction Tutorial. Find out about equivalent fractions, reducing fractions, improper fractions, and mixed numbers. Review the rules for adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing fractions. In Fraction Practice, use an illustrated quiz and interactive worksheets to practice recognizing fractional amounts. When students tire of fractions, they can choose Identifying Time, The Number System, or Me & My Math at the bottom of the page for more fun with math.

Decimals:

http://www.haelmedia.com/html/og_m65_001.html --- Comparing decimals and placing them in the correct order are the skills in this interactive game. A fast paced game that provides learners immediate feedback to responses.

Place Value:

http://www.mrnussbaum.com/placevaluepirates.htm --- Test place value aptitude in this game of pirates and buried treasure. If the students prove they are up to the mathematical challenge, then each round gets more difficult in the quest to uncover the gold. Knowledge of place value units from thousands to decimal units thousandths required to win this game. Interesting visuals and audio.