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Top Math Sites for your students:


NUMBER 1:  Khan Academy:  Over 3,000 math, science and economic videos, all under 10 minutes each:  http://www.khanacademy.org/

Other, highly regarded math help websites:
Note: several are riddled with advertisements but
the activities are strong.

1.  www.AAAmath.com Customized by grade level and topic, AAA Math features explanations of various mathematical topics, practice problems and fun, challenging games. The game like fluency exercises build students abilities to “attend to precision”.

2.  www.coolmath.com This fully interactive site and allows the user to sharpen basic math skills, play games and explore new math concepts.

3.  ChiliMath

A great resource that covers key concepts in Algebra, with material that ranges from introductory to advanced. Detailed examples and diagrams help to build confidence in students, as they develop their mathematical skills

 4.  www.figurethis.org Created by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, this site helps families enjoy mathematics outside school through a series of fun and engaging challenges.

 5.  www.mathcats.com Math Cats provides playful explorations of important math concepts through games, crafts and interactive projects. Includes a magic chalkboard and an art gallery.

 6.  www.easymaths.org This South African Community website for teachers, parents and students is complete with lessons, tests, exams, worksheets, study skills and much more.

 7.  www.bbc.co.uk/education/megamaths/tables.html This lively, interactive Web site, based on the popular BBC Schools Television series “Megamaths,” is for practicing and testing times tables.

 8.  www.mathleague.com The Math League, designed for students in fourth grade through high school, specializes in math contests, books and computer software. The “Help Facility” is handy reference guide for math topics complete with examples, definitions and explanation.

 9.  A+ Math

This site has plenty of activities and games to help beginning to intermediate math students improve their skills. Flash cards, concentration games, more.

 10.  www.fleetkids.com FleetKids games teach elementary children several different aspect of money management. Games include Windfall, where a child can run an imaginary business and BuyLo/SellHi, where children can play the stock market. Students can sign up as an individual or as part of an elementary school team.

 11.  www.funbrain.com/numbers.html This site includes 17 original games based on soccer, car racing and much more Other games include Math Baseball, where a child can score runs with correct answers and Operation Order, where students can build pyramids with their knowledge of algebra.

 12.  Brain Bashers

Includes an interesting collection of math, logic, and language puzzles, games, and illusions, separated into easy, medium and hard categories.