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### How to Encourage Critical Thinking in Science and Math | Teaching Science and Math- 5 views

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Beaut list of queries to prompt extended queries. Love!

### Math may help calculate way to find new drugs for HIV and other diseases- 0 views

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Princeton researchers, Christodoulos Floudas and Meghan Bellows-Peterson, have developed a way to use mathematical models to take some of the guesswork out of discovering new drugs. Using the technique, they have identified several potential new drugs for fighting HIV.

### Using Angry Birds to teach math, history and science- 4 views

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"It doesn't seem to matter what age group or demographic that I talk to, kids (and adults) everywhere are fans of Angry Birds. As I was playing around with Angry Birds (yep I'm a fan too), I started thinking about all of the learning that could be happening. I have watched a two year old tell an older sister that "you have to pull down to go up higher". I have watched as kids master this game through trial and error. Being the teacher that I am, I started dreaming up a transdisciplinary lesson with Angry Birds as the base. I happened to be writing an inquiry lesson that has students look at inventions throughout time and thought: the catapult-that is an invention that has technology and concepts that are used even today. This is one of those inspirational moments that comes when you are drifting off to sleep and has you frantically searching for paper and pen to record as fast as the ideas come. So what did I do? I got myself out of bed and went to work sketching out a super awesome plan. Here is the embedded learning that I came up with"

### Teach Science and Math- 7 views

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Google Doc templates for science and math teaching.  Aimed at secondary school, there may be examples that can be reworked for other levels.

### The Futures Channel- 2 views

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using new media technologies to create a channel between the scientists, engineers, explorers and visionaries who are shaping the future, and today's learners who will one day succeed them.

### Scientific Calculator- 8 views

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Scientific calculator that is great for the IWB. Also the site hosts a lot of other calculator types worth looking at.
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Scientific calculator that is great for the IWB. Also the site hosts a lot of other calculator types worth looking at.

### Free Math Worksheets- 5 views

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Math-Drills.Com includes over 6000 free math worksheets with answer keys. Classroom teachers use the free math worksheets on this website to assess students' mastery of basic math facts, to give students extra practice, to teach new math strategies, and to save precious planning time.

### Interactivate: Activities- 9 views

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maths probability games
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