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Recommended Online Math Resources

Algebra PictureMany students have 4-6 weeks off of school between June and September. Students are “scheduled” during the school year and do need “down” time. However, given our informational age, letting our brains pause for too long could have negative effects too, especially in regards to math. Learning is all about the lens we choose to view it in…let us promote learning as a fun, year-long, life-long process.  Encouraging those around us of any age, to get excited about reviewing our knowledge or learning something new. Having the ability to learn is a gift, and is something that should be celebrated.

For summer introduction, practice, mastery or review these sites are a good place for students in grades K-12 to explore mathematic concepts. I have also recommended these sites as homework resources too.

Discovery Education

Grades 1-8

Visit Website: https://school.discoveryeducation.com

Enjoy the fun and challenges of mathematics. Students can click on “Homework Help” or “Games and Interactives” to review math concepts and skills. This site offers resources to help students master the basics of mathematics of numbers and number operations. Videos and tutorials explain basic operations and help with the mastery of math skills in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division–essential building blocks for success in mathematics.

 

Front Row

Grades K-8

Visit Website: https://www.frontrowed.com/

Zero in on math and ELA with personalized practice and assessments

 

SoftSchools.com

Grades K-12

Visit Website: http://www.softschools.com/math/games/

Interactive free math games

 

Prodigy

Grades: 1-8

Visit Website: https://www.prodigygame.com/

Adaptive math practice wrapped in role-playing adventure

 

Get the Math

Grades: 7-10

Visit Website: http://www.thirteen.org/get-the-math/category/the-challenges/

Solve real-life algebra problems

 

AAA Math

Grades: K-8

Visit Website: http://www.aaamath.com

Get introduced, practice, master or review math concepts outlined per grade level

 

Khan Academy

Grades: K-12

Visit Website: https://www.khanacademy.org

Mini math instructional videos that cover a wide array of math concepts. Parents/students can personalize learning by setting up a free online classroom.

 

Kuta Software

Visit Website: https://www.kutasoftware.com

Grades 6-12

Download free worksheets ranging from Pre-Algebra to Infinite Calculus

 

SoftSchools.com

Grades: 6-8

Visit Website: http://www.softschools.com/math/algebra/

Algebra Worksheets, Quizzes and Activities

 

May we continue to seek knowledge in all things~

Denise

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Author Websites with Games and Activities… Think Eragon, Reading Rainbow and The Ranger’s Apprentice

Some great author websites with games and activities for all ages this summer!

Oceanhouse Media Great educational book apps and so much more. Check out often for FREE downloads to help your child learn letters, phonics & math!

http://www.oceanhousemedia.com/

Christopher Paolini’s “Eragon” Series Games and Activities for Tweens and Teens…Great Teacher Resource Too

http://www.alagaesia.com/
John Flannagan’s “Ranger’s Apprentice” Series Games and Activities for Tweens and Teens…Great Teacher Resource Too (one of my favorite series)

http://www.rangersapprentice.com.au/

The 39 Clues Website A fun clue hunt!

http://the39clues.scholastic.com/

The Mysterious Benedict Society Top Secret Adventures, Passwords and Amazing FUN!

http://www.mysteriousbenedictsociety.com/

Remember Reading Rainbow…check out this great reading resource for FREE!

Think classroom IPad or whiteboard resource

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/reading-rainbow-read-along/id512350210?mt=8

May we continue ot seek knowledge in all things~

Denise

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From Learning Apps to Imagination-Enhanced Games with Discovery Kids…Holiday Break can be Educational Too!

Imagination Fuels Discovery

www.kids.discovery.com

Discovery Kids inspires kids to explore the awesome world around them and satisfy their curiosity with innovative games, activities, quizzes and articles.  Discovery Kids is trusted by parents, and helps children exercise their minds and bodies while actively learning through exploration.
Sue has older children and even they love this site! Check it out and let the imaginations soar!

Numbers are Found in all Aspects of Life...Seek and Find!

www.itunes.apple.com

Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about NumberStax on the App Store. Download NumberStax and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Money Wise Today=Opportunities for Tomorrow

Trisha found this great site (Money Wise Moms) and wanted to share it with our audience. Enjoy!

www.moneywisemoms.com

Shop smarter. Balance your budget. Be a Moneywise Mom
These are some sites or apps we have come to enjoy. We would love to hear about your favorite learning apps or websites that enhances the learning process.
May we continue to seek knowledge in all things,
Denise

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