Beyond Calculators Free and Cheap Math Resources
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeMvJcfBDLM
Games are Great...      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeMvJcfBDLM
http://www.multiplication.com/flashgames/ConeCrazy.htm
But what about content creation?http://www.multiplication.com/flashgames/ConeCrazy.htm
Free: Scratchhttp://scratch.mit.edu/
Scratch           coordinate grid           variable           logic           equations/           inequalities          ...
Free: Collaborationhttp://wikispaces.com
Wikis in Mathhttp://xsquared.wikispaces.com/   (http://www.wordle.net/create)
MoodleMathematics Documentation: http://docs.moodle.org/en/MathematicsMath Tools Forum: http://moodle.org/mod/forum/view.p...
Free: Digital Storieshttp://ed.voicethread.com
Tell a Math Story                 ...NOT a story problemAngles, ShapesFractionsDecimals, PercentsCatapults & ProjectilesQu...
Free Storytelling     ResourcesVoiceThreadAnimotoFlickrPics4LearningMath and Cameras
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2uPYYLH4Zo
Motivation?http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2uPYYLH4Zo
Free: YouTubehttp://www.youtube.com/
Khan Academy“the freeclassroom for theworld”                     http://www.khanacademy.org/thousands ofexplanatory mathan...
Khan Academy       http://www.khanacademy.org/
Free: Zamzarhttp://www.zamzar.com/url/
YouTube & Zamzar
Free: Grapher
located in          Applications          --> Utilities          on every Mac          since 10.4          CalculatorGrapher
More GraphersWebgraphing has a very nice, easy to usegraphing program.Click here for the online grapher fromNational Libra...
Free: GeoGebrahttp://www.geogebra.orghttp://www.geogebra.org/en/wiki/index.php/English
Mostly Free: Online
Online ResourcesWolfram|Alpha        NCTM IlluminationsAlgebra vs. the      VirtualCockroaches          Manipulatives:    ...
Free / Cheap: Mobile Apps
Math Apps   eClicker: A student response system. Feedback is   sent to the teachers’ iPod, but students see results   anon...
Math Apps cont.Google Earth: Great way to teach   Drills Apps (+, –, x, ÷):about scale and similitude. Free       Math Dri...
Number LineMath Drills
Quick Graph
My Contact InfoElizabeth Shutters (Beth)Tech Coordinator, Roycemore Schooleshutters@roycemoreschool.orgMoodle: roycemore.o...
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  • 2011 Beyond Calculators

    1. 1. Beyond Calculators Free and Cheap Math Resources
    2. 2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeMvJcfBDLM
    3. 3. Games are Great... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeMvJcfBDLM
    4. 4. http://www.multiplication.com/flashgames/ConeCrazy.htm
    5. 5. But what about content creation?http://www.multiplication.com/flashgames/ConeCrazy.htm
    6. 6. Free: Scratchhttp://scratch.mit.edu/
    7. 7. Scratch coordinate grid variable logic equations/ inequalities slidershttp://scratch.mit.edu/
    8. 8. Free: Collaborationhttp://wikispaces.com
    9. 9. Wikis in Mathhttp://xsquared.wikispaces.com/ (http://www.wordle.net/create)
    10. 10. MoodleMathematics Documentation: http://docs.moodle.org/en/MathematicsMath Tools Forum: http://moodle.org/mod/forum/view.php?id=752Question Creator: http://www.aschool.us/moodle-scripts/math-questions.php
    11. 11. Free: Digital Storieshttp://ed.voicethread.com
    12. 12. Tell a Math Story ...NOT a story problemAngles, ShapesFractionsDecimals, PercentsCatapults & ProjectilesQuadratic Formula Songs
    13. 13. Free Storytelling ResourcesVoiceThreadAnimotoFlickrPics4LearningMath and Cameras
    14. 14. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2uPYYLH4Zo
    15. 15. Motivation?http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2uPYYLH4Zo
    16. 16. Free: YouTubehttp://www.youtube.com/
    17. 17. Khan Academy“the freeclassroom for theworld” http://www.khanacademy.org/thousands ofexplanatory mathand science videosorganized by topic
    18. 18. Khan Academy http://www.khanacademy.org/
    19. 19. Free: Zamzarhttp://www.zamzar.com/url/
    20. 20. YouTube & Zamzar
    21. 21. Free: Grapher
    22. 22. located in Applications --> Utilities on every Mac since 10.4 CalculatorGrapher
    23. 23. More GraphersWebgraphing has a very nice, easy to usegraphing program.Click here for the online grapher fromNational Library of VirtualManipulatives.Heres another online grapher. Use *(shift-8) for times on this one.GraphCalc is a free download for Windows.
    24. 24. Free: GeoGebrahttp://www.geogebra.orghttp://www.geogebra.org/en/wiki/index.php/English
    25. 25. Mostly Free: Online
    26. 26. Online ResourcesWolfram|Alpha NCTM IlluminationsAlgebra vs. the VirtualCockroaches Manipulatives: NLVMShodorInteractivate DimensionMITP’s (Interactive Bubbl.usTeaching Program) Visit my DeliciousExploreLearning links for many,Gizmos many more!
    27. 27. Free / Cheap: Mobile Apps
    28. 28. Math Apps eClicker: A student response system. Feedback is sent to the teachers’ iPod, but students see results anonymously. $9.99 for teacher app, student app is free. Algb Champ: Choose your “fighter” and solve equations. Demo is free, full version is called Algebra Combat. The creator of Algebra Champ has many other cool apps. Dice: Roll up to 5 dice. Use it to generate random numbers or in probability lessons. Flashcards: Create your own flashcards or browse through a list of hundreds of topics from Quizlet.com. Free Fraction/Decimal Apps: Dec 2 Frac: Simple conversions. Free Frac Factory: Hang fractions on a number line. Free FK Lite (Fraction’s Kitchen): various cooking games with fractions. $0.99 Fraction Adder: Adds fractions. Free Freddy Fraction: Move Freddy to equivalent fractions. Free Number Line: Place fractions, decimals, etc. on a number line. Free
    29. 29. Math Apps cont.Google Earth: Great way to teach Drills Apps (+, –, x, ÷):about scale and similitude. Free Math Drills Lite: hasiFormulas: Many formulas, helpful features like #organized by category. Free lines, fingers to count on,MathTasks: Perform several blocks, etc. Freecalculations by entering values Math Ninja: Hi-YA! Free or(quadratic, slope, etc.). Free $1.99 for full versionPi Cubed Lite: Perform (more levels).calculations, easily input PopMath: Pop balloons asfractions, functions, etc. Lite you answer problems. Freeversion is free, full is $9.99. (+ only) or $0.99.LetsTans: Tangrams! Free Graphing Apps:Protractor: Just what it sounds Quick Graph: My favorite –like. Free can do implicit graphs,SimpleMindX: Create mind maps inequalities, and 3D. Freeand diagrams. Free or $1.99 for advancedQSCalc: Full calculator app that features.also converts units and Graph It: Has a tablecurrencies, finds interest, and feature, but enteringcalculates tips. Free equations isn’t as easy.Regression: Enter the x and y $0.99values and calculate linear andexponential regression. $0.99
    30. 30. Number LineMath Drills
    31. 31. Quick Graph
    32. 32. My Contact InfoElizabeth Shutters (Beth)Tech Coordinator, Roycemore Schooleshutters@roycemoreschool.orgMoodle: roycemore.orgDelicious: roycemoretechBlog: unshuttered.edublogs.orgParabolas Wiki: xsquared.wikispaces.comScratch: misslord

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