Friday, 5 February 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.
A Recommended Site by Erin
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:
A Kid's Guide to Accounting
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.

The Top 10 Math Websites ... These are some very good sites to get you started on your Math journey.  Enjoy! 
Click the link above or below:

Mr. Nussabaum’s Math Lab [Fantastic]Mr_nussbaum.jpg
Click the website link above or the picture on the right and go to the website for some math Learning + Fun! Or you can pick the grade you want to visit.
Grade 1      Grade 2        Grade 3
Grade 4      Grade 5        Grade 6 

Arcademic Skill Buildersarcademicskillbuilders.bmp
Click the website link above or the picture on the right and visit the website.  You can pick games by grade level or  by math strand/topic.  This is another amazing site Learning + Fun= Success!
Math Playground
Websites for Parents and Children to Explore ... by TOPIC or GRADE


By Topic:  Click a coloured rectangle math topic
 math games 1   math games 2   logic games 1
 logic games 2   math arcade   word problems
 math videos   math manipulatives   thinking blocks
By Grade:  Click on a coloured grade of your choice
Woodlands Math Resources and Interactive Math Games
Click the website link above and then practice the math skills below … The games are fun and you will learn things very easily!
Number Skills(add, subtract, multiply, divide, place value, decimals, fractions, percentage, mental math, word problems)
Shape & Space(shapes, symmetry, tangrams, angels, tessalations, co-ordinates)
Data & Probability(graphs, venn diagrams, probability, mean, median, mode)
Measurement (area, perimeter, time, money, weight, capacity)
More (worksheets and math investigations)
Woodlands Homework Help
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.
Math is Fun:
Adapted Mind (Math)
Select the grade level you want to learn.
Adapted Mind (Reading)
Select the grade level you want to learn.
Helping Your Child Love and Learn Mathematics
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.
Visit our website for resources:
Here are a few more websites for you and your child to have fun exploring and learning!
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.

For more, click below:

More websites (and brief description of each site) are available ... visit the following links for even more fun-filled sites:
You can click the links to go to these sites:
Utah Education Network Uen_logo_large_color.bmp
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.
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Fruit Splat Multiplication
Learn how to multiply the fun way with Fruit Splat Multiplication.
Stop that Creature!
Stop clones when you name the rule that runs the machine.
Who Wants to be a Mathonaire?
Test you math skills and win big.
Math Baseball
Three strikes and you are out.
Mystery Operations
Figure out what the operation is.
Combine five number cards using the four arithmetic operations to arrive at a "target" number.
Calculation Nation
Challenge others. Challenge yourself.
Free Rice - Multiplication Tables 
Select the correct answer and earn rice for the United Nations World   
Food Program.
Factor Game 
Exercise your factoring ability.
It's raining numbers. Solve the equations before they fill the lake.
Fruit Splat Compare Equations
Help Compare equations by picking >, <, or =.
Number Balls 
Solve for x, and then click on the balls in order from the smallest value of x to the largest value of x.
Late Delivery 
Help Postmaster Phil by finding the value of the expression written on                  
each door.
Poddle Weigh-in
The Poddles have lost their numbers. Use a scale to help them out!
Equation Match
Find the matching pair by solving the value of X for each equation.
What's the Point?
Challenge your graph skills.
Sleuths on the Loose
Are you up for measuring monsters?
Operation Order
Help Tortisaurus finish building his stone pyramid.
Guess the Number
Can you solve the FunBrain Magician's problems?
Planet Hop
Find the planet's coordinates.
Algebra vs. Cockroaches
It's you against the cockroaches crawling on your graph paper!
Lucky Star
Be the next contestant on Lucky Star and problem solve to win.
Mission: Magnetite
Stop Hacker's rocket!
Equivalent Fractions
Explore relationships among fractions.
Fraction Man
Launch fabulous fireworks with Fraction Man!
Fresh Baked Fractions
Which one is not equal?
Flag Fractions Design a flag using fractions.
Melvin's Make a Match
Help Melvin put his potions back in order.
Jigsaw Puzzle Size Up
So you think you're good at jigsaw puzzles, huh?
Practice Multiplying Mixed Numbers
How many correct answers can you get in 60 seconds?
13 Ways of Looking at a Half
Can you find all 13 ways of representing 1/2 of the square?
Measure It!
Practice measuring in centimeters or inches
Math Matching
Find the matching measurements.
Star Gazing
Help Digit make a Cyber scrapbook.
Time Teller 
Learn the hours up to the minute.
The Ruler Game 
Learn to read the ruler.
Tick Tock Clock
Select the digital clock that shows the same time as the analog clock.
Flip Time
Match analog times to the corresponding readings on digital clocks.
Pour to Score
Measure volumes of liquid from one quart to eight quarts.
Time to Move
Measure, compare and sort the fish.
Who knew that 7 little shapes could do so much!
Make awesome shapes!
Point Out the View
Cool 3D game.
Dr. Gee's 3-D Lab
Join Dr. Gee in the 3-D Lab!
Airlines Builder
Help Dr. Marbles build a fleet of Cyber-spaceships.
Bathroom Tiles
Rotate and reflect the bathroom tiles.
Puzzle Parlor
Place all the pieces, matching edge colors.
Maze Game Move a robot through a mine field to a target location.
Number Cracker
Guess which number comes next.
Pattern Generator
Determine and continue the pattern.
Crack Hacker's Safe
Can you solve the patterns to open Hacker's safe?
Pattern Quest
It's all about the clues in this pattern solving game.
Cyber Pattern Player
Make your own cool drum patterns!
Missing Number
Finding the missing number in a sequence.
People Patterns
Who is next in line?
Color Patterns
Complete the color pattern.
Money Changer
Can you figure out the correct change?
Budget Odyssey
Drive a minibus to Budget Balancing Bliss.
Count and Compare
Count the change and then compare it.
Mad Money
See if you can make enough money for all the cool things you want.
Penguin Waiter
Calculate the correct tip to leave the waiter.
Race For Radopolis
Budget your money carefully to buy parts for your winning skateboard.
Send in the Trolls
Help find the right troll to send to the CyberSpace beauty contest.
Fish Tank
Pythagoras is going fishing for a red fish.  What's the probability?
Theme Park Favorites
Draw conclusions about Theme Parks after looking at data.
Bugs in the System
Save the Cybrary!
Train Race
Help Pythagoras or Hypatia make their connecting train.
Disguise Combos
Create as many combinations of wigs, glasses, and beards as possible.
Virtual Coin Toss 
Have you ever wondered what would happen if you tossed a coin 10,000 times?
Data Picking
Collect data and then select the correct chart.
Number Line Activities 
Complete the six number line activities.
Mat Board 
Determine the values of the mat.
Adding Integers 
Drag the right tiles onto the mat board to solve the addition problem.
Subtracting Integers 
Drag the right tiles onto the mat board to solve the subtraction problem.
Can you Fill It?
Pick the combination of pots that will fill the container with the fewest number of pours.
Estimation Contraption
Quickly estimate of what the list of numbers would add up to.
How good are your estimation skills?
Comparison Estimator
Compare the length of two lines, the area of two shapes, or the number of objects on each side.
Mathsframe Interactive Math Websites
Click on a title in the left side or click on the website link above … Enjoy – These games are absolutely AMAZING, ADDICTIVE, and AWESOME! A++ all the way!
The most popular free interactive maths games for 2014
Resources organized by objectives from the mathematics curriculum (2014).
Interactive math games to support the teaching of addition and subtraction.
Resources to support the teaching of multiplication and division.
A variety of resources involving positioning numbers on number lines, and comparing numbers, fractions and decimals.
Resources to teach the skills required to answer word problems in a variety of real life contexts.
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.
Interactive maths games to teach fractions, decimals and percentages.
A variety of interactive games and activities to teach measuring and measurements, including mass, capacity, time and temperature.
Interactive maths games to help teach shape and space. Includes 2d and 3d shapes, coordinates, area and perimeter.
Interactive maths games to help teach data handling.
Interactive maths games to support the teaching of money. A variety of international currencies are available.
A variety of interactive Carroll and Venn diagrams which are used to sort shapes and numbers according to their properties.
Resources to support the teaching of partitioning and place value objectives.
I am in the process of organising my interactive resources by the US common core standards. Hopefully this will make resources easier to find for American teachers.
Find interactive resources quickly and easily, organized by Primary Framework objective.
The following games are all available as a single Android App on Google Play.
These games are all linked to objectives from the new mathematics curriculum. All of these games are available as a single app for both iPad and Android.
Fractions, Roman Numerals, Multiples … If you can zap it, you can play it!

Summer Playgro​und
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.


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