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Friday, February 5, 2016
Numeracy Websites for Fun and Learning
Numeracy Websites for Fun and Learning
A Parent Guide to doing mathematics with your child:
Part II: This page is for kids, parents and educators to use in order to assist in learning ... Teachers or parents can visit the sites to introduce, reinforce or practice particular skills.
There are plenty of options. Choice a "game" or skills you wish ... Have fun learning! We have hundreds, no thousands of links to go to, so no rush! Truly, this page contains thousands of games to go to - if you know the topic you want to work on, go for it.
If you only want to go by grade, you can do that too. Take your time and come back often. If you have any sites you can recommend, please let us know.
We thank all these sites for there existence ... they make learning fun and rewarding.
Play the DOS Games online .. Math Rescue, Lemmings
You'll love these classic DOS games ... just let your kids see it and they will love it too. Click the links below and play right online.
We have a website recommended by Erin M. (Grade 6 student) and her mom.Erin wrote to us to let us know that she found this website during her research for a project on money and accounting.Erin notes that it would be a great resource for all kids doing research on money and simple accounting.Thank you for sharing this, Erin! See Link below for some info on the website:
Managing money involves keeping track of the income you earn to make sure you have enough money to cover your expenses. Businesses have to keep track of their finances with careful (bookkeeping). This type of accounting requires a system of writing down all financial transactions. By recording these transactions, it's then possible to summarize, analyze, and create reports about how well a company is managing its finances and making ends meet. Just like a business, people need to perform personal accounting to make sure they manage their money effectively.
Absolutely incredible how much “stuff” is on this website.If you need help on something, click the link above to get help – It is fun to check out! There is stuff about … Castles, Ancient Egypt, Knights, Winnie-the-Pooh, Mountains, Rivers, India, England, the moon phases, the seasons, volcanoes, facts for every day in the year, and more. You’ll find things on HISTORY, GEOGRAPHY, MATH, LITERACY, SCIENCE, ART, and RELIGIONS of the WORLD.
It is common knowledge that parent's/guardian's attitudes toward mathematics has an impact on children's attitudes towards mathematics. In fact, students whose parents/guardians show an interest in and enthusiasm for mathematics around the home will be more likely to develop that enthusiasm themselves and persevere to learn and succeed in Mathematics.
We’re not going to re-invent the wheel; Here are some very useful links from Waterford School (Wisconsin, USA).These are fantastic websites for use at home and in the classroom. The actual site is organized by grade ... Go to the grade you want and click it or click the link below.
Utah Education Network From our friends down south, come a whole bunch of very good games adn activities to give the brain a workout! Are you ready for this - pow, look how many wonderfully engaging and fun games!
Math Games for Grades 3 to 6
Click on the title links to go to a far away place and enjoy playing math games! They are educational, but they are tons of fun to play! Games are divided by strand/skill for ease and convenience. Have fun and remember to finish all your work before coming to play.
Use a calculator to solve problems. Each step input into the calculator is recorded and displayed. This makes these games ideal for sharing with your class on an interactive whiteboard, or for children to use independently as they can trace and correct any errors they make.
Fractions, Roman Numerals, Multiples … If you can zap it, you can play it!
An online learning tool (Numeracy and Literacy Activities) for children, parents and teachers to use ... anytime!
Available for all parents and children to access and use all summer long. Also, it is there for all teachers all year long too. Click the link below or the pictures to take you to the interactive site.