Mad4Math

Saturday, March 18, 2006

Factors and Multiples

The students need factoring practice. This section will help the children get practice finding factors, least common multiple, and greatest common factor.

http://www.hbschool.com/activity/mult/mult.html Factor puzzle and game

factorgamefun

greatestcommonfactorhelp

leastcommonmultiplehelp

LCMgame

LCMandGCF game

Monday, February 27, 2006

Decimals

We are going to begin decimals. This is a section that will help the student become more comfortable with decimals.

Decimalmystery

TugoWar

DecimalBlackJack

DecimalPlaceValue

DecimalLaserBeam

BeatTheClock

Math Glossary for 6th graders

http://www.harcourtschool.com/glossary/math_advantage/glossary6.html Math terms and animated instructions

Math story for 6th graders

http://www.harcourtschool.com/newsbreak/eigg.html

http://www.quia.com/mathjourney.html Answer math problems right to travel around the world

Spatial Reasoning

This section will help the students get better aqainted with spatial shapes. They will deal with shapes and everything that goes with shapes. They will get practice finding area.

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/mmath/mmath_dr_gee.html Nets

figurethearea

polyhedra

http://www.mathrealm.com/CD_ROMS/GeometryWorld.php#Try all kinds of geometry games

http://www.mathcats.com/crafts/spaceforms.html

http://www.mathcats.com/explore/sculptor.html sculpting with geometry

Fractions

Fractions are the most confusing concept for children. This is just some practicing games to help the students get the concept better.

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/mmath/mmath_frac.html Fraction man

http://www.funbrain.com/cgi-bin/fob.cgi?A1=a&A2=1&A11=3&A12=5 Fresh Baked Fractions

http://teacher.scholastic.com/maven/chili/index.htm Fraction story Cajun Mystery

http://teacher.scholastic.com/maven/loudlou/index.htm Fraction Mystery

http://www.learnalberta.ca/Launch.aspx?content=%2fcontent%2fmesg%2fhtml%2fmath6web%2fmath6shell.html Fractional Probabiltiy lesson

http://www.iknowthat.com/com/L3?Area=FractionGame&COOK= Fraction games

Wednesday, February 22, 2006

Cool Math Tricks

http://www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/brnumber.htm#odds

Monday, February 13, 2006

Geometry Games

This is section about Tesselations and Tangrams. These are just for fun to get the students thinking about geometry.

http://www.apples4theteacher.com/square.html This game helps with spatial reasoning.

http://www.apples4theteacher.com/chinese-tangrams.html Tangram game

http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/area/tangram.html

http://www.funbrain.com/cgi-bin/poly.cgi figuring area

http://www18.big.or.jp/~mnaka/home.index.html Tesselations

http://www.madras.fife.sch.uk/maths/homelearning/Ambleside%20Flash/protractor.swf visual angle measurements

Math Tricks, Helpful for 6th graders

This is a spy site for remembering the tricks for math facts.
http://www.learnalberta.ca/Launch.aspx?content=%2fcontent%2fmesg%2fhtml%2fmath6web%2fmath6shell.html

Friday, February 10, 2006

Whole Number Operations

Here are math games for whole number operation practice. These are some fun ways to get better at this concept.
http://www.funbrain.com/math/index.html

http://www.funbrain.com/cgi-bin/ttt.cgi

http://www.funbrain.com/cgi-bin/osa.cgi?A1=s&A2=3&INSTRUCTS=1

http://www.funbrain.com/cgi-bin/fb.cgiA1=start1&A2=SuperBrain&ALG=No&INSTRUCTS=1

http://www.aaaknow.com/g65_cox1.htm

http://www.playkidsgames.com/games/shuttleLaunch/default.htm#

Tuesday, January 31, 2006

Welcome

I would like to welcome you to my math blog. I hope that your family enjoys and finds this blog helpful.
Mrs. Sanderson