# maths websites

Discussion in 'Primary' started by lolo1, Aug 31, 2007.

1. ### lolo1

Does anyone know of any websites that offer fun maths lessons?? There must be something out there?

2. ### lolo1

Does anyone know of any websites that offer fun maths lessons?? There must be something out there?

3. ### Opera Diva

yes, I've got a thread, hold on , I'll find it and post it.

4. ### Opera Diva

FDRP

Place Value including decimals

Four operations

Games
http://www.subtangent.com/maths/index.php

Using Web based resources to support Mathematics

Index of Tools

A massive index of American web based tools

http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivitySearch.aspx

Isometric Drawing Tool

Use this interactive mathlet to create dynamic drawings on isometric dot paper. Draw figures using edges, faces, or cubes. You can shift, rotate, colour, decompose, and view in 3D or 2D

http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=125

Shape Pan Balance
This double pan balance provides an interesting environment in which to consider the concept of "equivalence". The weight of the objects can be specified and fixed, or you can change the weights dynamically.
http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=131

Virtual Counting Stick

Can be used as a tool to demonstrate and help children visualise counting on and back.

http://www.mathsonline.co.uk/nonmembers/gamesroom/stick/i...

Nrich Maths
Maths games, problems and challenges
http://www.nrich.maths.org.uk/public/

What?s my angle?

Game for use of protractor

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/prot...

Ambleside Numeracy Activities

Excellent interactive resources

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/numeracy.htm

Teaching Tools
www.teachingmeasures.co.uk
Interactive resources for teaching about time.

www.primarygames.co.uk
A site full of excellent interactive games, for use on or off the whiteboard
http://atschool.eduweb.co.uk/ufa10/starters.htm
Maths lesson starters from Birmingham Education
http://www.numeracysoftware.com
http://www.geocities.com/pfog6/
http://www.cleo.net.uk
Mixed age unit plans and free resources
http://www.teachingideas.co.uk/maths/contents.htm
Lesson ideas and free worksheets

www.primaryworksheets.co.uk/
Worksheets for each year group in Key Stage 1 & 2. Worksheets can be printed out to be used and can be easily changed on screen.
www.teachingideas.co.uk/maths
Activities, worksheets, games and teaching ideas for Key Stages 1 & 2.
www.numeracysoftware.com

Games and interactive sites
www.bbc.co.uk/schools/numbertime
Website of the television series. Some printable activities ? not very imaginative.
http://www.counton.org/mathsmysteries/
Maths Mysteries 7-9 year olds. Number sequences/symmetry/place value/ doubling- halving
http://www.funbrain.com/fract/index.html
Fraction games. Different levels of difficulty.
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/moonmaths.swf
Fun way to practice your tables.
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/numorder.swf
Ordering numbers ? put the hats on the heads in the correct order.
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/negnumorder.swf
Ordering numbers, including negative numbers
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/numberboard.swf
Place value number cards
http://www.visualfractions.com/
Varied activities on fractions
http://www.funbrain.com/linejump/index.html
Useful number Lines including negative numbers
http://home.freeuk.com/elloughton13/math81.htm
Magnetic Number board
http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/index.html
The Shodor Foundation: online games

Number puzzles
http://www.channel4.com/learning/microsites/P/puzzlemaths... make_it_count.shtml
Find ways to make target numbers. You can add, subtract, multiply, divide and even put them together.
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/missing.swf
Missing numbers to 20/ 50/ 100
http://www.mathsonline.co.uk/nonmembers/gamesroom/ awards/awardc.html
Ordering numbers
http://www.funbrain.com/cracker/index.html
Sequencing numbers
http://www.counton.org/magnet/minus3/index.html
Counting games ? to 10/20/100
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/numorder.swf
Ordering numbers ? put the hats on the heads in the correct order.
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/negnumorder.swf
Ordering numbers, including negative numbers
http://www.letsdiscover.org.uk/shopping.html
Money ? shopping. Can be set at values to enable different levels of difficulty
http://www1.tpgi.com.au/users/puzzles/page2.html
Number Crossword- type puzzles
http://www.edbydesign.com/btcount.html
This activity is useful for young children who are just beginning to learn how numbers are made up. The object is to group the ones into tens to see what numbers come up.

Shape and Symmetry
http://www.mathcats.com/explore/tessellationtown.html
Make tessellating patterns from pictures. Good graphics
Lots of varied activities on Symmetry
http://www.coolmath.com/tesspag1.htm
More work on Tessellations
http://www.coolmath.com/interior.htm
Work on the Interior angles of shapes

Problem solving
www.nrich.maths.org.uk/
Wide ranging site, especially useful for problem solving activities. Use NRICH Prime for Primary Maths. A useful site for all Key Stages.

Other useful sites
http://www.icteachers.co.uk/children/sats/mental2.htm
Mental Maths tests
http://www.teachingideas.co.uk/maths/contents01mental.htm
Mental Maths
http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/
Fab interactive site
http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/countdown/index.htm
ONLINE COUNTDOWN program
http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com
Great dictionary explaining mathematical terms
https://www.tes.co.uk
Free subscription to the resources section
http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Interactive.aspx?s=maths
Whiteboard activities
4 operations
Great PLACE VALUE CHART including DECIMALS
Fractions % Rounding Doubling Halving
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/elab2004/gr3/3.htm...
http://www.learning-connections.co.uk/questof9/q_intro.ht...
Logic problem
http://www.mathsphere.co.uk/resources/MathSphereMathsDict...
Maths dictionary
http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/index.cfm?s=1&m=220&p=136,index&...

Maths websites for enrichment/extension

Nrich
http://nrich.maths.org.uk/public/index.php

Tangram fun
http://www.tygh.co.uk/tan/tan.htm
http://microworlds.com/library/math/tangrams/index.html
http://www.fastq.com/%7Ejbpratt/education/math/tangramsbw...

Maths skills
http://www.aaamath.com/

Maths square
http://www.edu4kids.com/msq/

Maths tables
http://www.edu4kids.com/tables/

Money experience for kids
http://www.edu4kids.com/money/

Explore geometric shapes
http://illuminations.nctm.org/imath/3-5/GeometricSolids/i...

Properties of rectangles
http://standards.nctm.org/document/eexamples/chap5/5.3/in...

Count On site
http://www.counton.org/index.html

Maths activities
http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/Lessons/

problem solving site from NZ
http://www.nzmaths.co.nz/PS/Info/Information.htm

Transformation golf
http://mathsonline.actis.co.uk/nonmembers/gamesroom/trans...

Y6 Mental maths tests
http://www.teachingandlearningtameside.net/index.php?opti...

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5. ### lolo1

wow thanks....will start looking. now...need to base each week on a topic...like 'building a zoo' or something...and try and get the maths into that.

6. ### Opera Diva

Evan Almighty springs to mind!!!

7. ### Smart12

For maths CPD try

www.smartpd.co.uk

They also have a picture theme that you can use for maths lessons.

http://www.smartpd.co.uk/pics.aspx

I use this www.mathszone.co.uk It's a collection of maths websites by strand or key stage.

9. ### pedroj0se

www.numberbender.com/.../algebra-1-4

here's one that i developed this year. I would love to share it with you. it contains algebra, trigonometry, statistics, and calculus materials.

10. ### SQUIDLEY

A newish website is www.12xtables.co.uk it offers a wide range of randomly generated maths topics for primary and is free to use, great for times tables and mental maths