Links and Resources

 

Software Evaluation of Destination Mathematics and Website Evaluation of NLVM

 

Boston College Homepage

 

 

For Parents

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives - Math games and applets that rely on the use of math manipulatives. Easy to use and offers step by step instructions for each acitvity. Great website for parents to use at home with their children. Includes detailed description of the standards that each activity covers.

National Education Association - Receive up to date news about current issues in public schools. Learn about parent and community outreach. Tips for how to get involved with yor child's school. Download useful parent guides.

Math Forum - Concerned about what your child is learning in school, check this website out for current information about what math students and math educators consider as important topics. Join math discussions with other parents and teaching professionals. Offers great links to other useful wesites as well.

For Teachers

Scholastic - Find teaching ideas, lesson plans, and free downloads by grade level.

PBS - Great multimedia resources. Enroll in professional development opportunities. Browse through lesson ideas by subject area, grade level, or standards.

UNICEF - Learn about UNICEF and how it promotes health, education, equity, and protection for every child in the world. Links to other websites that discuss specific programs sponsored by UNICEF and hear from teachers and students from around the world.

For Students

National Geographic for Kids - Come be an explorer through videos, activities, stories and games.

Alphabet Numbers - Learn about the alphabet and numbers. Find out the history of the many alphabet systems and all the different types of numbers out there.

AAA Math - Fun and interactive math games and activities for students K~8. Spanish version available.