# Summer Math

**PROGRAMS WITH FREE SUBSCRIPTIONS**

**PROGRAMS WITH A FEE**

**MATH FACTS**

**BIG IDEAS TEXTBOOK**

**LESSONS BY TOPIC**

**VIRTUAL MANIPULATIVES**

**MATH GAMES**

### INTERACTIVE

**MORE**

**PROGRAMS WITH FREE SUBSCRIPTIONS**

**Continue to use your Khan Academy account over the summer to complete the mission for your grade level **

**(If you don't have an account, you can create one for free): **

**SumDog Games - Free subscription:**

**College Board + Khan Academy**

**Official SAT Practice**

**https://www.khanacademy.org/sat**

# Alcumus is Art of Problem Solving's Innovative Online Learning System!

**ALCUMUS offers students a customized learning experience, adjusting to student performance to deliver appropriate problems and lessons. **

**Alcumus is specifically designed to provide high-performing students with a challenging curriculum appropriate to their abilities. **

**(Create a free account)**

**www.artofproblemsolving.com/alcumus**

**PROGRAMS WITH A FEE**

**ALEKS...Assessment and LEarning in Knowledge Spaces is a Web-based, artificially intelligent assessment and learning system. ALEKS uses adaptive questioning to quickly and accurately determine exactly what a student knows and doesn't know in a course. Already have an ALEKS account? Log in here: ****www.aleks.com/**** **

**(Subscriptions available $19.99 per month with a multiple month discount or family discount): **

**· Elementary levels 3-6 **

**· Middle School courses 1-3**

**· High school courses through pre-calculus **

**· Only offers students topics "ready to learn"**

**· No guessing; students must fill in the blanks**

**· Priceless practice using online math tools**

**· Individualized assessment and learning**

**· Detailed progress monitoring on student mastery**

**· Quick Tables - Math Fact Mastery Program**

**IXL (10 free problems per subject per day or subscription available):**

### BIG IDEAS TEXTBOOK

**Online practice Order of Operations:****http://www.mydearauntsally.com/****Basic Skills Handbook:****http://www.bigideasmath.com/protected/content/bsh/****Skills Review Handbook:****http://www.bigideasmath.com/protected/content/srh/****Game Closet:****http://www.bigideasmath.com/teachers/game_closet.php****Middle School textbooks:**

** **

** 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade**

** Green Book Red Book Blue Book**

**Log in at ****http://www.bigideasmath.com/students/**** or choose "Easy Access Home Edition"**

**LESSONS BY TOPIC**

**LearnZillion:**

**https://learnzillion.com/wikis/73936-math-instructional-videos-full-collection/**

**CoolMath Lessons:**

**Arithmetic:****http://www.coolmath4kids.com/0-arithmetic-help-lessons-practice.html****Pre-Algebra:****http://www.coolmath.com/prealgebra****Algebra:****http://www.coolmath.com/algebra****Geometry/Art:****http://www.coolmath4kids.com/0-geometry-math-art.html****Algebra needed for Calculus:****http://www.coolmath.com/precalculus-review-calculus-intro**

**Math Playground**

**Word Problems:****http://www.mathplayground.com/wordproblems.html****Math Videos:****http://www.mathplayground.com/mathvideos.html****http://www.mathplayground.com/common_core_state_standards_for_mathematics.html**

**Hotmath - All topics - written lesson for each:**

**http://hotmath.com/hotmath_help/topics/index_hotmath_review.html**

**Brainpop - some videos are free; password available from media center or by email.**

**Grades K-3:****https://jr.brainpop.com/math/****All math topics:****https://www.brainpop.com/math/seeall/**

**NRICH enriching mathematics**

**Home Page: ****http://nrich.maths.org/frontpage**

**UK Key Stage 3 & 4 = US Grades 6 - 10**

**UK Key Stage 4 & 5 = US Grades 11 & 12**

**By Topic: ****http://nrich.maths.org/public/leg.php**

**VIRTUAL MANIPULATIVES**

**National Library of Virtual Manipulatives - AWESOME:**

**http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html**

**More Virtual Manipulative sites:**

**http://rmiller.site.portageps.org/middle-school-resources/virtual-manipulatives**

**MATH GAMES**

**For math games, click here: **

**http://rmiller.site.portageps.org/math-games-1**

**MORE**

**Math Literature for Kids:**

**http://rmillerpps.blogspot.com/p/math-literature.html**

**Pixar in a Box: A collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy. Sponsored by Disney. **

**https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixar**

### INTERACTIVE

## SUDOKU:

**Learn to Play Sudoku:**

**http://www.fallsudoku.com/sudokuEasy.php**

**Interactive Mathematics (Applets & Java Programs)**

**Interactive Mathematics Activities:**

**www.cut-the-knot.com/Curriculum/index.shtml**

**Earth Math - Tool Chest - Computation, Instructional, & Experimentation Applets:**

**http://earthmath.kennesaw.edu/main_site/tool_chest.htm**

**The Interactive Library:**

**http://edinformatics.com/il/il_math.htm**

**Wis-Web Applets - Specializes in Algebra courseware on linearity:**

**A Gallery of Interactive Geometry:**

**www.geom.uiuc.edu/apps/gallery.html**

**Algebra**** & ****Geometry**** Activities:**

**http://hotmath.com/learning_activities/**

**Manipula Math Applet Collections:**

**Activities from Illuminations including the ****Isometic Drawing Tool****:**

**Math Tools from the Math Forum:**

**Mathematics WWW Virtual Library - Florida State University:**

**www.math.fsu.edu/Virtual/index.php?f=4**

**Ron Blond's Applets:**

**http://members.shaw.ca/ron.blond/index.html**

**M2T2 applet links:**

**www.mste.uiuc.edu/m2t2/appletslist.html**

**Graph Creator - Choose Bar, Line, Area, Pie, or Coordinate:**

**http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph**

**Online Tools Organized by Algebra Readiness:**

**www.neirtec.org/activities/math_portal.htm**

**National Library of Virtual Manipulatives - AWESOME:**

**http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html**

**On-line Utilities & Software for Finite Mathematics & Calculus:**

**http://people.hofstra.edu/faculty/Stefan_Waner/RealWorld**

**Geometry Applet Gallery:**

**Shodor Education Foundation - Activities:**

**PBS TeacherLine Interactives:**

**http://teacherline.pbs.org/teacherline/resources/interactives.cfm**

**Online Tools - Scroll Down:**

**www.univie.ac.at/future.media/moe/onlinewerkzeuge.html**

**Interactive 15 by 15 Multiplication Table:**

**www.vectorkids.com/multtable.htm**

**Java Applets on Mathematics:**

**www.walter-fendt.de/m14e/index.html**

## CHALLENGES

**Building Number Sense One Day at a Time:**

**Cool Math Site of the Week (week):**

**SuDoKu (day):**

**www.dailysudoku.co.uk/sudoku/index.shtml**

**Levering's (Monthly) Puzzling & Perplexing Problems:**

**www.fi.edu/school/math/index.html**

**Mathematicians Who Were Born or Died on this Day (day):**

**www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/history/Day_files/Now.html**

**Math Counts Problem of the Week (week):**

**Problems of the Week (week):**

**Maze Works - Daily Chess Problem (daily):**

**www.mazeworks.com/chessprb/index.htm**

**Nrich Problem (month):**

**www.nrich.maths.org.uk/public/monthindex.php**

**Set game (day):**

**www.setgame.com/set/puzzle_frame.htm**

**Geometry from the Land of the Incas - Choose Quizzes & Puzzles:**

**http://agutie.homestead.com/files/index.html**

**AIMS Puzzle Corner:**

**Ambleside Primary School's Math Quizzes & Puzzles:**

**www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/quiz.htm**

**Amby's Brain Games & Thinking Enhancers:**

**www.amby.com/go_ghoti/on-line.html**

**Amby's Brain Teasers & Puzzles:**

**www.amby.com/go_ghoti/thinking.html**

**Archimedes Laboratory - Puzzling & Mental Activities:**

**www.archimedes-lab.org/sitemap2.html**

**The Puzzling World of Barry R. Clarke - Brainteasers & Puzzles:**

**Planetarium - A Story-Puzzle:**

**www.beholder.co.uk/planetarium/help.html**

**A Very Cool Type of Online Jigsaw Puzzle:**

**www.brl.ntt.co.jp/people/hara/fly.swf**

**Interactive Mathematics Miscellany & Puzzles - Scroll Down:**

**www.cut-the-knot.org/Curriculum/index.shtml**

**Cyberkids Brain Teasers:**

**A Lifetime's Supply of Cryptarithms:**

**http://full.cryptarithmania.com/index.html**

**A Magic Square using the numbers 0-15 - **

**"In this puzzle the goal is to have the total of each row and column **

**to be equal to 30. Click on a piece to pick it up and click again to drop it.":**

**Jo Edkin's Maze Page:**

**www.gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/maze/index.htm**

**I Love Maths:**

**http://ilovemaths.com/club.asp**

**Jig Saw Doku - Just like Sudoku, but it only uses 1-6 **

**in each rectangle instead of 1-9:**

**Jig Zones Jigsaw Puzzles - **

**Including ****Disney Puzzles**** - Choose 6 to 247 pieces:**

**Math Puzzlers:**

**www.justriddlesandmore.com/math.html**

**Puzzles from the Exhibitionists:**

**www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/nof/maths**

**The Triangle Puzzle:**

**Operations Research Puzzles; Logic Puzzles; Probability Puzzles; **

**Counting Puzzles; Decypher; Puzzle Links; German Puzzle Links; **

**Math Puzzle Magazines; Arithmetical & Analytic Puzzles; **

**Floor & Ceiling Puzzles; Whole Number Puzzles; **

**Mechanical Puzzles (Jumping, Moving, Sliding Puzzles); Packing, **

**Covering, & Dissecting; Geometric Puzzles; Topological Puzzles; **

**Information Puzzles; Mathematical Competitions; Puzzle Contest; **

**Combinatorial Puzzles; Algebra Puzzles; Lateral Thinking Puzzles; Other Puzzles:**

**www.math.uni-bielefeld.de/~sillke**

**The Math Forum - ****Number Puzzles****, ****Math Line Puzzles****, ****Critical Thinking Puzzles****, & an ****archive**** of questions & answers that may be of interest to puzzle enthusiasts: **

**http://mathforum.org/k12/mathtips/math.puzzles.html**

**Math Puzzles & Games - just keeping scrolling for many options:**

**Math is Fun – Puzzles:**

**www.mathsisfun.com/puzzle.html**

**Maths Net Puzzles - includes ****an Acronym Puzzle****:**

**Math Puzzles:**

**www.math.utah.edu/~cherk/puzzles.html**

**MazeWorks - English 16, Fiver, Peg Solitaire, Sliders, Tower of Hanoi, & MazeGen:**

**Puzzles & Problems:**

**http://members.cox.net/mathmistakes/puzzles.htm**

**Mount Everest Math Puzzles:**

**http://mteverest.homestead.com**

**Brain Teasers from PedagoNet:**

**www.pedagonet.com/brain/brainers.html**

**Puzzle Baron - website options:**

**http://www.puzzlebaron.com/portfolio-category/websites/**

**An entire site of puzzles - Puzzle Playground is great:**

**The Ultimate Puzzle Site:**

**www.puzzle.dse.nl/index_us.html**

**Puzzle Parlor menu:**

**www.gamepuzzles.com/pparlor/puzzleparlmm.html**

**Brain Teasers & Puzzles:**

**http://puzzling.caret.cam.ac.uk**

**Nick's Mathematical Puzzles:**

**Samurai Sudoku - Five over-lapping Sudoku grids:**

**Brain Boosters - Categorized Archives - **

**Catagorization, Lateral Thinking, Logic, Number & Math Play, **

**Reasoning, Spatial Awareness, & Word & Letter Play:**

**http://school.discovery.com/brainboosters**

**Math Puzzles for Kids - Jigsaw Puzzles - Scroll Down:**

**www.scweb4free.com/mathpuzzles.htm**

**Melting-Pot Math – Scroll down for problems & countries:**

**http://sln.fi.edu/school/math3/index.html**

**Internet Math Challenge Puzzles:**

**Sudoku - online version - check progress option - **

**can choose to put two numbers in a square until you're sure which one is correct - **

**easy, medium, hard, or evil levels:**

**Interactive Fun Puzzles:**

**www.vtaide.com/png/puzzles.htm**

**Donald Duck in MathMagicLand (30 min):**

**Brainpop Math Movies:**

**http://www.brainpop.com/educators/community/bp-topic/?brainpop-subject=math**

## COOL MATH THINGS TO READ

**A Series of Articles, One Per Month, Explaining the Math in a News Article - **

**Author is Mathematician John Allan Paulos:**

**http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/WhosCounting**

**A History of Teaching Math in the U.S.**

**www.americanhistory.si.edu/teachingmath/index.htm**

**Mathematical Puzzles in Fantasy Games:**

**www.amsta.leeds.ac.uk/~pmt6jrp/personal/tms.html**

**Fermat's Last Tango – A Musical about Mathematics:**

**www.claymath.org/publications/Fermats_Last_Tango**

**Geometry in Art & Architecture:**

**www.dartmouth.edu/~matc/math5.geometry/unit1/INTRO.html**

**Native American Geometry:**

**History Topics Index - **

**Mathematics in Various Cultures & Mathematical Topics:**

**Index of Biographies of Mathematicians:**

**www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/BiogIndex.html**

**Shapes that Tessellate:**

**http://gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/tess/index.htm**

**Optical Illusions:**

**http://gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/tess/optical.htm**

**MathApplications – Real Applications of Real Mathematics - **

**Registration not Required to Browse:**

**www.k12.hi.us/~mathappl/index.html**

**Mathematical Association of America – Career Profiles:**

**www.maa.org/careers/index.html**

**Platonic Realms Minitexts – Scroll down for The History of Infinity:**

**www.mathacademy.com/pr/minitext/infinity/index.asp**

**Math Quotes – Browse by Topic, Author, or Phrase:**

**www.mathacademy.com/pr/quotes/index.asp**

**Famous Problems in the History of Mathematics:**

**http://mathforum.org/isaac/mathhist.html**

**PI Day:**

**http://mathforum.org/t2t/faq/faq.pi.html**

**Online Mathematics Texts:**

**www.math.gatech.edu/~cain/textbooks/onlinebooks.html**

**Mudd Math Fun Facts:**

**The Mathematics of Cartography:**

**http://math.rice.edu/%7Elanius/pres/map**

**Math Mistakes Website - **

**"A site dedicated to the listing of mathematical mistakes made **

**over and over by advertisers, the media, reporters, politicians, **

**activists, and in general many non-math people.":**

**http://members.cox.net/mathmistakes**

**The Erdos Number Project – Based on the work of mathematician Paul Erdos:**

**Tutorial - An Introduction to the Works of Euclid with an Emphasis on the ****Elements:**

**www.obkb.com/dcljr/euclid.html**

**Plus Magazine ... Living Mathematics:**

**Mathematical Constants by Steven R. Finch:**

**http://pauillac.inria.fr/algo/bsolve/constant/constant.html**

**Building Big - Geometry in Action:**

**www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/sitemap.html**

**NOVA Archive - Math & Physics:**

**www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/archive/int_phys.html**

**Fermat's Last Theorem & Andrew Wiles:**

**A Walk Through Time – **

**The Evolution of Time Measurement Through the Ages:**

**http://physics.nist.gov/GenInt/Time/time.html**

**Article – The Magical Mathematics of Music:**

**http://plus.maths.org/issue35/features/rosenthal/index.html**

**The Dance of Chance:**

**The History of Mathematical Symbols:**

**www.roma.unisa.edu.au/07305/symbols.htm**

**Mathographies:**

**http://scidiv.bcc.ctc.edu/Math/MathFolks.html**

**Mathematical Snippets:**

**http://scidiv.bcc.ctc.edu/Math/MathSnips.html**

**Mathematics on ****The Simpsons****:**

**Snopes.com – The Unsolvable Math Problem:**

**www.snopes.com/college/homework/unsolvable.asp**

**The Periodic Table of Mathematicians:**

**www.stetson.edu/~efriedma/periodictable**

**Famous Curves Index - **

**Click on the name of a curve (astroid, bicorn, cardiod, etc.) **

**to see its history & some of its associated curves:**

**http://turnbull.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/Curves/Curves.html**

**Three Skills for Algebra:**

**www.whyslopes.com/etc/ThreeSkillsForAlgebra/index.html**

**World of Escher – Choose ****Gallery**** or ****Reading****:**

**Math in the Movies:**

**www.world.std.com/~reinhold/mathmovies.html**

**Numbers in over 5000 languages:**

**http://zompist.com/numbers.htm**

**Cool Math Things to Learn**

**Ye Olde Compass Rose:**

**http://academic.brooklyn.cuny.edu**

**History of Mathematics - Chronological List of Mathematicians:**

**http://aleph0.clarku.edu/~djoyce/mathhist/chronology.html**

**Mathematical Moments:**

**www.ams.org/ams/mathmoments.html**

**Mathematical Quilt Gallery:**

**www.angelfire.com/ia/piecesofmath/quilt.gallery.html**

**The Rotating Number:**

**www.angmail.fsnet.co.uk/mathfun1.htm#tag2**

**Fantastic Math Tricks for Mental Multiplication:**

**Facts about Numbers:**

**Argyll Centre - Just Keep Scrolling & Scrolling to see all the choices:**

**Border's Chess Club - The Knight's Tour – **

**Don't miss the link From Knight Moves to Primes:**

**www.borderschess.org/KnightTour.htm**

**Mega-Mathematics:**

**Space Math:**

**Math Museum - Click on the door to go in:**

**www.counton.org/museum/outside.html**

**Patterns Possibilities:**

**Math Topics:**

**www.delphiforfun.org/programs/Math_Topics/index.htm**

**Abacus – The Art of Calculating with Beads & A ****Brief History****:**

**www.ee.ryerson.ca:8080/~elf/abacus**

**Egyptian Math:**

**The Mathematics of Rainbows:**

**The Topological Zoo:**

**MacTutor History of Mathematics Archives:**

**How UPC Bar Codes Work:**

**Geometry in Action:**

**www.ics.uci.edu/%7Eeppstein/geom.html**

**The Geometry Junkyard:**

**SMILE Program Mathematics Index - **

**"a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons":**

**www.iit.edu/~smile/mathinde.html**

**Finding the Weight of Stars:**

**Mayan Math:**

**www.hanksville.org/yucatan/mayamath.html**

**Speed arithmetic – multiplying by 11:**

**www.hyper-ad.com/tutoring/math/algebra**

**Middle School (& More) Links plus power-point presentations:**

**http://jc-schools.net/tutorials/tools/math-ms.html**

**Jim Loy's Mathematics Page:**

**ASCII Chart & Other Resources:**

**Pixar in a Box: A collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy. Sponsored by Disney:**

**https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixar**

**Scroll Down for Ham Radio Links:**

**Chess Tutorial:**

**www.learnthat.com/courses/fun/chess**

**Knot Theory:**

**http://library.thinkquest.org/12295**

**An Introduction to Chaos Theory:**

**http://library.thinkquest.org/2647/chaos/chaos.htm**

**Stereograms - "a COOL application of Geometry":**

**http://library.thinkquest.org/2647/misc/stereogr.htm**

**Quilt Geometry (scroll down):**

**http://log24.com/log04/0809.htm**

**Over 500 mental calculation shortcuts to Beat the Calculator:**

**http://mathforum.org/k12/mathtips/beatcalc.html**

**Fractals:**

**http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/frac**

**Always End With 1089:**

**Maths for Europe - Hyperlinks to Mathematical Works:**

**http://mathsforeurope.digibel.be/list.htm**

**Magic Squares plus links:**

**http://mathsforeurope.digibel.be/magic.htm**

**Chess Club:**

**www.mathsnet.net/puzzles/chess/index.html**

**An Introduction to the Continued Fraction:**

**www.mcs.surrey.ac.uk/Personal/R.Knott**

**Egyptian Fractions:**

**www.mcs.surrey.ac.uk/Personal/R.Knott**

**Perpetual Calendar:**

**www.mcs.surrey.ac.uk/Personal/R.Knott**

**Enquiring Into Number Things:**

**Metric Conversions:**

**Morse Code Translator:**

**Roman Numerals 101:**

**www.oliverlawrence.com/romans101**

**Mathletics:**

**PBS Index of Programs Shown on WGVU TV 35 & TV 52:**

**Plane Math - Activities for Students are Divided into Three Catagories -**

**Appying Flying, Pioneer Plane, & PlaneMath Enterprises:**

**www.planemath.com/planemathmain.html**

**Smithsonian National Postal Museum - Decode the Barcode:**

**www.postalmuseum.si.edu/activity/8c_decodebarcode.html**

**Mathematical Snippets – **

**Pythagorean Theorem, Archimedes Tombstone, the Mobius Strip, **

**the Koch Snowflake Curve, Plateau's Problem, & Counting to Infinity:**

**http://scidiv.bcc.ctc.edu/Math/MathSnips.html**

**The Simpsons:**

**Abacus - history and directions:**

**http://solvemymaths.com/2014/10/31/my-base-11-abacus-bug-bear/**

**Erich's Packing Center - **

**Triangles in Squares, Circles in Hexagons, etc.:**

**www.stetson.edu/%7Eefriedma/packing.html**

**World Clock – Time Zones:**

**www.timeanddate.com/worldclock**

**Morse Code Converter - Morse to Text or Text to Morse:**

**www.translatum.gr/converter/morse-code.htm**

**Tangram Movie:**

**A Dictionary of Units of Measurement:**

**U Seek, U Find – Math Webquest:**

**www.useekufind.com/learningquest/tmath.htm**

**Xah's Home Page - Index:**

**http://xahlee.org/PageTwo_dir/more.html**

**Cool Math Things to Do**

**Online Activities Links (not just math):**

**www.csun.edu/~hcedu013/onlineactivities.html**

**Build a Lego Abacus:**

**www.ee.ryerson.ca:8080/%7Eelf/abacus/lego**

**Play a Piano with Your Mouse or Keyboard - See & Hear the Wave Forms -**

**Play Your Own Song or Choose a Song for the Piano to Play:**

**www.frontiernet.net/~imaging/play_a_piano.html**

**Train Set for the Jet Set - "This Java applet allows you to construct a train set**

**within this web page, and to run the train around the track.":**

**www.frontiernet.net/~imaging/train_set.html**

**Build a Snowman - An Artist Adventure! - "Dress the snowman by moving**

**the clothing and other accessories onto him.":**

**www.frontiernet.net/~imaging/build_a_snowman.html**

**"****This document consists of the collection of handouts for a two-week **

**summer workshop entitled 'Geometry and the Imagination"****:**

**http://geom.math.uiuc.edu/docs/education/institute91/handouts**

**Virtual Reality Polyhedra:**

**www.georgehart.com/virtual-polyhedra/vp.html**

**Hunkin's Experiments:**

**Math Ideas for Science Fair Projects:**

**http://mathforum.org/teachers/mathproject.html**

**Math-Kitecture - Make a Floor Plan & See Geometry in Architecture:**

**LOGO Programming:**

**Crack the Magic Code:**

**http://oncampus.richmond.edu/academics/education/projects**

**Activity & Practice - Participate in an Archeology Dig - High School:**

**The Tour de Math - "This game is a test of your math skills.":**

**www.sln.org/pieces/silverman/TourDeMath.html**

**BitShifters - Read the Instructions, then Find the Hidden 3D-Object:**

**www.softsource.com/stereo.html**

**Basketball Explorations:**

**http://library.thinkquest.org/12006**

**Hexagonal Tiles:**

**Spirograph - Choose circle radius, revolutions in radians, etc.:**

**www.wordsmith.org/~anu/java/spirograph.html#def**

**Waldo's Interactive Maths Pages:**

**Spirograph - 7 sliders without labels change the shape:**

**http://la.znet.com/~wchow/j-sig-1.htm**

**Math Careers**

**Mathematical Sciences Career Information:**

**About Careers in Statistics:**

**www.amstat.org/careers/index.cfm?fuseaction=main**

**Be An Actuary - A Career Without Boundaries:**

**If You Are Good at Math, then Look at These Possible Careers:**

**Careers in Mathematics... :**

**www.cs.xu.edu/math/mathcareers.html**

**Jobs that Use Geometry:**

**http://mathforum.org/library/drmath/view/54697.html**

**Jobs for Mathematicians:**

**Map-related Careers:**

**http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/pres/map/mapcar.html**

**Why Choose a Math-Related Profession?**

**www.math.ucdavis.edu/~kouba/MathJobs.html**

**Ohio Math Works - An Interactive, Multimedia Program **

**for 7th, 8th, & 9th Grade Students That Links Mathematics with Careers:**

**Careers with Maths Library:**

**www.pass.maths.org.uk/interview.html**

**What can I do with a Degree in Mathematics?**

**www.wsc.ma.edu/math/careers/math.html**

**Introduction to the Math in Careers Database - Lite Version lists the most common **

**jobs & is more appropriate for grades 5 & under - Search by Math Topic will allow **

**you to select a math topic to find out what jobs require it. - Search by Jobs will allow **

**you to select a job to find out what topics it requires:**

**www.xpmath.com/careers/intro.php**

**Math Humor**

**Geometry from the Land of the Incas - **

**Under quizzes, Choose Geometry Jokes:**

**http://agutie.homestead.com/files/index.html**

**Math Jokes:**

**www.ahajokes.com/math_jokes.html**

**Math Jokes:**

**www.bymath.com/stuff/jokes.html**

**Math Cartoons - Frank & Ernest, Calvin & Hobbes, **

**Shoe, Peanuts, etc., scanned for on-line viewing:**

**www.charlottemathtutor.com/htmlfile/cartoons.html**

**Dan's Math - Jokes & Riddles:**

**www.dansmath.com/pages/jokes.html**

**CSU Maths Jokes Page:**

**http://golum.riv.csu.edu.au/~sbuckley/maths/funpage/jokes1.htm**

**I Love Maths:**

**http://ilovemaths.com/club.asp**

**Gallery of Statistics Jokes:**

**www.ilstu.edu/~gcramsey/Gallery.html**

**Math Jokes & Archimedes:**

**www.juliantrubin.com/mathjokes.html**

**Statistics Jokes:**

**Top Ten Reasons For Learning Math **

**You Think You're Never Going to Need:**

**Math Cartoons by Ken Kaminsky:**

**Ingo Melzer's Favorite Math Jokes:**

**www.mathematik.uni-ulm.de/~melzer/math.html**

**Four Math Cartoons by Randy Glasbergen:**

**Mathematical Humor:**

**www.math.utah.edu/~cherk/mathjokes.html**

**Jokes for Mathematics Teachers:**

**www.sonoma.edu/math/faculty/falbo/jokes.html**

**Teacher Humor:**

**www.teacherhumor.com/modules/mylinks/viewcat.php?cid=1**

**Math/Science/Computer Jokes:**

**www.varatek.com/scott/math_jokes.html**

**Profession Jokes - Mathematicians:**

**www.workjoke.com/projoke22.htm**

**Math Poems and Songs**

**BBC - Number Time Songs - Sign of the Plus & Sign of the Minus introduce**

**those signs - Bottles of Pop introduces the number line from 1 "all the way to 99":**

**www.bbc.co.uk/schools/numbertime/songs/index.shtml**

**Richard Zucker's Collection of Math Songs - Choose wav or mp3:**

**http://faculty.ivc.edu/rzucker/Math%20Songs.htm**

**Multiplication Rock – lyrics & songs:**

**Musical Mouseum – Lyrics (& sometimes music) for Songs that Teach - **

**Not just math, but many for counting:**

**www.kididdles.com/mouseum/learning.html**

**Sing about Science & Math:**

**http://singaboutscience.org/MASSIVE/findandaddsongs.shtml**

**Music for Teaching Math - Commercial Site - Sound Clips for songs with * -**

**lyrics available for most - Categories: Early Number & Counting Skills,**

**Multiplication & Division Tables, Addition & Subtraction, Miscellaneaous Math Songs, **

**& Teaching Advanced Math, Algebra, & Geometry:**

**www.songsforteaching.com/mathsongs.htm**

**Money Management**

**Adventures in Education - **

**The Premier Source of College & Career Planning Information: **

**http://adventuresineducation.org**

**When will you be debt free? calculator - **

**choose minimum payments, fixed payments, **

**or choose a date to find the amount needed per month: **

**http://cgi.money.cnn.com/tools/debtplanner/debtplanner.jsp**

**Financial Peace University - **

**Read Financial Articles ****We Did It!****, ****Stupid Tax****, **

**Financial Tools (****Mortgage Calculator****, ****Investment Calculator****, & ****Quickie Budget****), **

**Real Estate Tools****, & ****Financial Peace for the Next Generation**** with ****Free Video Previews****. **

**American Currency Exhibit: **

**AAA Fuel Cost Calculator - Calculate the Estimated Fuel Cost of Your Trip:**

**Compare the Annual Fuel Cost and Miles per Gallon of Different Cars:**

**www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/findacar.htm**

**Hands-on Banking - Money skills you need for life:**

**Earning Money Quiz:**

**http://hsc.csu.edu.au/maths/general/pre/fin_maths**

**Borrowing Money - Interactive Activity with Questions:**

**http://hsc.csu.edu.au/maths/general/hsc/fin_maths/fm4**

**It All Adds Up - **

**"A site for teens who want to get a head start on their financial future. **

**Play online games and simulations to learn about credit management, **

**buying a car, paying for college, budgeting, saving and investing.":**

**www.italladdsup.org/index.html**

**Tutorial & Activity - **

**Compound Interest & Calculators (don't miss the give-it-up-to-get-rich calculator):**

**www.financefreak.com/2-math-1-compound-interest**

**Kelley Blue Book - New Car Pricing, Used Car Values:**

**Investing for Kids:**

**http://library.thinkquest.org/3096/index.htm**

**Savings Calculator - **

**enter number of years, percent of interest earned, initial balance, **

**& monthly contribution to find final balance:**

**www.math.com/students/calculators/source/compound.htm**

**What is Financial Literacy? **

**www.mccneb.edu/financialplanning/financialliteracy.ap?Theme=2**

**Financial Literacy Resources for Parents:**

**www.mccneb.edu/financialplanning/financiallitparents.asp**

**Financial Literacy Books for Kids ages 4 to 8:**

**www.mccneb.edu/financialplanning/financiallitkids.asp?Theme=2**

**U Buy A Car: **

**www.mcli.dist.maricopa.edu/pbl/ubuystudent/index.html**

**Money:**

**http://www.michigan.gov/kids/0,4600,7-247-49025---,00.html**

**Top10 Home-Buying Mistakes; Use the Mortgage Calculator:**

**Financial Literacy Links: General Financial Literacy Information, **

**Financial Literacy for Consumers, Financial Literacy for Children, **

**Financial Literacy for Adults & College Students, **

**& Financial Literacy Tools for Educators: **

**Practical Money Skills for Life - **

**Classroom resources for financial literacy education - **

**Home-based financial literacy for adults, parents, & children - **

**Financial management tools for small businesses - **

**Includes games & a banking tutor - **

**Calculators available include My Budget Planner, Save a Million, **

**Rework Budget, Entertainment Planner, Travel Wizard, Retirement, **

**Credit Card, Loan, Gift Log, Holidays - How Much Should You Spend?, **

**Auto Loan, Save for College, Mortgage, Back to School Budgeting, **

**& Budgeting for Baby:**

**www.practicalmoneyskills.com/english/index.php**

**The Mint – It Makes Cents: **

**Choose Any of these Lessons: **

**How to Set up a Budget, How to Use a Calculator, **

**Is Paying Over Time a Smart Move?, Keeping the Books, **

**Making Decisions About Money, Mortgage Basics, Pricing a Job, **

**Reading a Pay Stub, Savings & Retirement, Understanding Interest, **

**or Using Credit Cards Wisely:**

**More Math Resources to Explore**

**Problems with a Point:**

**Federal Registry for Educational Excellence - Math:**

**http://free.ed.gov/?page_id=6&query=Math&subject=3**

**Wolfram Library Archive:**

**Martindale's Virtual Mathematics Center:**

**www.martindalecenter.com/GradMath.html**

**The Mathematical Atlas:**

**Abstract Algebra On Line:**

**Catalog of Mathematics Resources:**

**http://mthwww.uwc.edu/wwwmahes/files/math01.htm**

**Just cool :)**

**Shark:**

**http://img0.liveinternet.ru/images/attach/c/5//3970/3970473_sprite198.swf**