Grade 8 Mathematics
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Academic Skill Builders
Algebrahelp.com is a collection of lessons, calculators, and worksheets created to assist students and teachers of algebra.
The BBC has a terrific site for English, Math and Science learning. The activities are highly interactive and engaging!
Brightstorm Math and Science
Wow, this site has it all! An amazing collection of games and activities to help any math student. Even calculus has games to enhance the skills of the students.
Sometimes, complicated information is difficult to understand and needs an illustration. Graphs or charts can help impress people by getting your point across quickly and visually. Here you will find five different graphs and charts for you to use.
Select the appropriate age of your students and choose from a variety of Mathematics, Geography, Art, Science, Language Arts, etc. games.
EconGuru for Kids
A Grade 7 or 8 unit that focuses on Data Management and Graphing. Some of the lessons are more suited to being presented in print form, some using the LCD, some working in groups, and some working alone on a computer. There is a unit-culminating project.
Interactive Number Line
Interactive Whiteboard Links
MangaHigh Math Games
Practice your addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division skills with this quick game. You can set the level of play to challenge your students.
An animated, interactive dictionary for students which explains over 500 common mathematical terms in simple language.
This website was created with two distinct audiences in mind. On the student's side, you will find flash movies that provide an overview of particular topics/concepts, online activities, printable materials, quizzes and review material. On the teacher's side, you will find all of the activities that are on the student side but you will also have access to old Saskatchewan curriculum objectives, teacher facilitated lessons and additional background information that will assist in teaching these topics of study.
Math Playground is an action packed site for students in grades K to 8. Practice your math skills, watch a video, play a logic game, use online manipulatives and have some fun!
A collection of review sheets and printables for all grades. This is from edhelper.com's site. Some items are only for subscribers to the site but other items are for everyone.
The 15 - 20 hour unit has students learn about data management by choosing their own topics to research and creating a presentation to share their findings with their class. This project was created for the Grade 7 level under the former Saskatchewan Curriculum but it would still be applicable to most aspects our the new curriculum. Students will need access to a computer for these lessons.
The interactive site was dedicated to helping educators and parents motivate their students to solve open-ended word problems, communicate mathematically, and share cultural and geographical information.
Just like its title suggests, this site offers online manipulatives that you can use either on an interactive whiteboard or at individual computer stations. Resources are divided into grade levels and Concept (Number & Operations, Algebra, Geometry, Measurement, and Data Analysis & Probability).
Busy teachers are always looking for new teaching ideas and ways to save time. The Saskatoon Public Schools OLC has compiled a list of online resources that their teachers have created or recommended.
Online Math games, quizzes, interactive tutorials, software
Pics4Learning is a copyright-friendly image library for teachers and students. The Pics4Learning collection consists of thousands of images that have been donated by students, teachers, and amateur photographers. Unlike many Internet sites, permission has been granted for teachers and students to use all of the images donated to the Pics4Learning collection.
A simple game that lets you choose your level of knowledge about place value.
This is a self-directed course. This means you are free to set your own study hours and rate of progress. However, it also means you are solely responsible for tracking your own progress and mastering the topics as you go along.
The course is made up of 13 lessons. If you study online about six hours per week, you should be able to complete the entire course in about 4 weeks.
SMART Measurement Websites
Teaching Resources, Student Activities, Reproducibles, and more!
The Science Learning Network (SLN) is an online community of educators, students, schools, science museums and other institutions demonstrating a new model for inquiry science education. There is a list of resources developed by SLN museums.
Smartboard Files for Geometry
Creative teachers can use music to teach content across the curriculum -- to students of all ages. A host of educational experts brings you tested ideas for using the magic of music in your lesson plans.
This site contains thousands of pages for you to peruse -- many with lyrics, sound clips, and teaching suggestions. The top educational pros offer practical suggestions based on the latest in brain-based learning. Innovative teachers share their classroom pointers and extension activities using children's music.
Teachers Love Smart Boards
The Ants Go Marching