Skip to main content

Home/ Cool Tools & Ed Tech/ Group items tagged math learning

Rss Feed Group items tagged

Dan Sherman

Online Summer Math Programs - proven to reverse summer learning loss - 15 views

Research shows that most students lose more than 2 months of math skills over the summer. TenMarks summer math programs for grades 3-high school are a great way to reverse the summer learning loss...

TenMarks Summer Math Programs Learning Loss Online Web 2.0 Interactive Slide

started by Dan Sherman on 27 Jun 11 no follow-up yet
Steve Buser

More free math resource on the web (reprise)- Southeast Texas P-16 Council - 3 views

  •  
    We're back with five free new maths interactives  Interactives on web, we believe, bring new levels of understanding to math and helps students learn or review on their own.   See the additions in our original post here.

     
David Wetzel

20 Google Doc Templates for use in Science and Math Classrooms - 23 views

  •  
    Google Docs is an easy-to-use online word processor that enables you to create, store, share, and collaborate on documents with your science and math students. You can even import any existing document from Word and Simple Text. You can work from anywhere and with any computer platform to access your documents.
David Wetzel

Tips and Tricks for Finding Science and Math Images on the Web - 12 views

  •  
    Like everything else on the Internet, trying to find images is like trying to find a needle in a haystack. Without the right tools for finding science and math images on the web it is often an impossible, or at least mind-numbing, task. What is needed are search engines which make the job easier.

    This is where the tips and tricks provided below help this seemingly impossible task by using the top search Web 2.0 search engines and tools available today. These are valuable resources for both you and your students when trying to find just the right image for lesson or project involving digital media.
David Wetzel

5 Reasons Why You Should Use LiveBinders - 16 views

  •  
    LiveBinders is a web 2.0 tool which provides the ability to save and organize materials for your science or math class. The great thing about this free tool is that you can update the resources instantly to ensure your lessons include the latest ideas, tips, and resources in science and math.
David Wetzel

12 Free Mobile Math Apps for the iPod Touch - 18 views

  •  
    As a mobile learning device, the iPod Touch encourages learning anytime, anywhere! Applications available for this digital device support and encourage students to develop a greater understanding of math concepts through the lens of personalized learning.
David Wetzel

Why Use an iPod Touch in Science and Math Classrooms? - 7 views

  •  
    The iPod Touch brings a new dimension to teaching and learning in the science or math classroom - Mobile Learning! No longer are students required to only learn within the confines of their classroom when using this digital tool.
David Wetzel

Stimulating Critical Thinking through a Technological Lens - 15 views

  •  
    Stimulating critical thinking using technology has the potential to create more in depth understanding of science and math content by students when engaged in learning activities which integrate in-class and on-line technology resources.

    Technology tools support stimulation of both inquiry-based and critical thinking skills by engaging students in exploring, thinking, reading, writing, researching, inventing, problem-solving, and experiencing the world outside their classroom. This is accomplished through learning content through the lens of video to multimedia to the internet (Using Technology to Improve Student Achievement, NCREL, 2005).
David Wetzel

5 Creative Ways to Use Flip Cameras in Science and Math - 19 views

  •  
    The Flip camera is great for all types of projects in science and math - at any grade level. Flip cameras are small handheld video cameras that can record 30 or 60 minutes worth of video. They connect to a computer with a USB plug that "flips" out from the side of the camera.

    The benefits of these cameras include another means for assessing students understanding of concepts beyond worksheets and tests. Besides a teacher's record, the videos provide a digital record for parents and administrators to show a student's successes or areas which need improvement.
David Wetzel

6 Tips and Tricks for Using Interactive White Boards - 19 views

  •  
    Interactive whiteboards (IWB) allow science and math teachers to teach multi-sensory lessons, seamlessly jumping from one type of media to another. Interactive science or math lessons can easily integrate text, sound, video, and graphics based on the tactile nature of the IWB.
David Wetzel

Project Based Learning Viewed Through a Digital Lens - 17 views

  •  
    Often we search for meaningful ways to integrate digital technology in project based learning activities given to our students. We also would like our students to develop a thorough understanding of the concepts underlying the work - after all this is the purpose of the project.

    Giving students the opportunity to complete and present their project through a digital lens has one great advantage - student engagement. This in turn causes students to develop a more in depth understanding of concepts.
David Wetzel

Ideas and Strategies for Using Voice Thread in Science and Math - 23 views

  •  
    Are you searching for a way to share documents, presentations, slideshows, or a series of photos or images with your students?

    Then Voice Thread is the free Web 2.0 tool for you and your students (teachers can register for a free education account).
David Wetzel

Making the Most of Wikis in Your Science or Math Classroom - 18 views

  •  
    Wikis are the most popular Web 2.0 tool being used in science and math classrooms. Based on a survey of readers - 43 percent use them to support their teaching and student learning.

    A Wiki is appealing, encourages participation, supports collaboration, and promotes interaction by students who love to use technology.

    By the way - this includes most students today!
David Wetzel

How to Integrate Podcasting into Science and Math Classes - 14 views

  •  
    Most of today's students either own or use iPods, iPod Touches, MP3 Players, and computers everyday. These digital tools provide a natural strategy to support student learning - Podcasts!

Dave Crusoe

Multiplication Tool: Learn Standard Multiplication, Partial Products Multiplication and... - 24 views

  •  
    The Multiplication Tool supports the teaching and learning of multi-digit multiplication, a critical elementary math skill that many students have difficulty mastering, but which is essential to success in middle and high school mathematics and beyond.
Dean Mantz

Interactive Excel Spreadsheets - 23 views

  • Excelets are interactive Excel spreadsheets or simulations of mathematical models.
  • It is assumed that users of this guide are experienced with the use of Excel
Cathy Arreguin

Simulations - 0 views

  •  
    Java-based interactive science simulations from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Physical sciences, Biology, chemistry, earth science, math.
Sarah Smith

iKnowthat.com - Online Multimedia Educational Games for Kids in Preschool, Kindergarten... - 0 views

  •  
    Let's learn together!
1 - 20 of 21 Next ›
Showing 20 items per page