Integers -- A
great set of Online Lessons: Positive and negative integers, The number
line, Absolute value of an integer, Adding integers, Subtracting integers,
Multiplying integers, Dividing integers, Integer coordinates, Comparing
and Negative Numbers -- On-line
lesson that covers the following concepts with positive and negative numbers:
About positive and negative numbers, The number line, Absolute value of
positive and negative numbers, Adding positive and negative numbers, Subtracting
positive and negative numbers, Multiplying positive and negative numbers,
Dividing positive and negative numbers, Coordinate, Comparing positive
and negative numbers, Reciprocals of negative numbers. Whew!
Numbers and their Properties -- On-line
lesson that covers the basics of whole numbers, including place value,
ordering, rounding and divisibility. Also covers the following properties
of whole numbers: commutative, associative, zero property, multiplicative,
and order of operations.
SOLVING PROBLEMS USING WHOLE NUMBERS
Solving Strategies -- A
great page to learn how to approach problems. Gives lots of strategies
and a step-by-step framework of approach!
Backwards -- An
answer to a student question regarding the problem-solving strategy of
"working backwards" to find the answer!
Math Problem of the Week -- Each
week the good folks at Swarthmore post a challenging problem, and invite
students to submit their solutions! Students must use critical thinking
skills and select appropriate operations to solve these ... complete with
over three years worth of problems in the Archives, so you will never
run out of fun problems to solve!
ARITHMETIC OPERATIONS AND WHOLE NUMBERS --
QUIZZES and DRILLS
- Math Games for Young Students -- The
best site on the web for math games for preK-2! Counting, place value
and basic operations games from the "Little Animals Activity Center"!!
- Maths File Games -- You'll
need the Shockwave plug-in to play these great games from BBC education!
Choose from a dozen different games!
Quizzes -- Check
out these interactive quizzes! Students are given multiple choice math
questions on the topic of their choice (topics include Whole Numbers,
Fractions, Decimals, Ratio, Percent, Units of Measurement, Metric System,
Rational Numbers, Geometry, Algebra) and can select specialty problems
within each topic! After submitting an answer, students receive automated
feedback, and the site keeps a "scorecard" of the problems completed!
Drills -- A handy
applet for practicing math skills. This applet will continuously present
new addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, and you can select
numbers, word problems, or Roman Numerals! The applet will time you and
record how accurate your responses are.
ArithmAttack! -- A
great on-line interactive drill! See how many arithmetic problems you
can solve accurately within 2 minutes! Select whether you want to add,
subtract, multiply or divide!
Flashcards -- Create
your own set of flashcards for addition, subtraction, multiplication,
or division! Choose how easy or difficult you want the problems to be!
Choose how many problems you want, and you can have your flashcard sessions
timed! Division problems include fractions and decimals.
Flashcards -- Choose
the type of problem you want (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)
and the level of difficulty - then get a series of interactive flashcards
with math problems!
Maze -- Move
around the maze and defeat the dragon ... by answering multiplication
and division questions! Choose how long you have to navigate the maze,
and how hard the questions are. Make sure your computer has the ShockWave®
Plug-In before you play!
Shootout -- Fun
from funbrain.com! Light up the scoreboard by answering questions in addition,
subtraction, division and multiplication! "Score and Save by correctly
answering math problems. First you shoot, then try to save the shot by
Math! -- Solve
these word problems that are related to disasters - earthquakes, hurricanes
Math Games -- Some
math matching games from the MathCats! "You'll match cats who look
the same or who have the same value. With a little thinking and planning,
you can put all of the cats into one long line! This game is for grade
3 and up."
Park Chase -- Created
by students at Willowbrook Elementary School, you will learn all about
various places in Canada as you answer math problems!
Grid Challenge - Shockwave -- You
begin with 16 numbers on a grid ... answer the math questions (multiplication,
division, addition, subtraction) by clicking on the right grid number.
Sounds easy, but you have to beat the clock! Make sure your computer has
the Shockwave® plug-in before playing.
Football -- Fun
from funbrain.com! Score a touchdown by answering questions in addition,
subtraction, division and multiplication! Choose between using algebraic
or non-algebraic equations. Choose between four levels of difficulty.
Maker -- Fun
from funbrain.com! Earn cash by making change at this interactive cash
register! Choose between 4 levels of difficulty.
Up! Math Baseball -- A
great interactive game that requires the "Flash" plug-in. Answer
math questions - easy ones will get you a single, hard ones a Home Run!
Beware the banner ads on this site!!
Times -- From
the site: "Eleven Times is a fun game that teaches how to quickly
multiply two-digit numbers by eleven. First, you'll learn how the trick
works by watching step-by-step examples. When you are confident in your
new knowledge, test your skill and speed using the Eleven Times Challenge!"
ARITHMETIC OPERATIONS AND WHOLE NUMBERS INTERACTIVE WORKSHEETS
Each of the following links leads to a fun worksheet of problems based on kids
stories! Kids will need to add, subtract, multiply, divide, and make equations
from word problems.
Worksheet -- Handy
site that allows you to create your own worksheets for solving multiplication
Tables -- Create
your own drill sheet for addition, subtraction or multiplication online!
This page will give you up to 100 problems of the type you choose, and
record your accuracy and the time it took you to complete the drill.