Virtual Filing Cabinet

(Note…this is a work in progress…)

ART:

Ice and math art: http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2013/01/melting-masterpieces-impressive-works-of-art-made-from-snow-and-ice/272538/

Fractals

http://drawingonmath.blogspot.com/2012/02/fractals.html

BEGINNING OF SCHOOL IDEAS:

Binder Organization: http://drawingonmath.blogspot.com/2012/08/binder-system.html

Classroom organization systems: http://statteacher.blogspot.com/2012/08/made-4-math-monday-6.html

Decorating your classroom walls with posters: http://drawingonmath.blogspot.com/2012/08/made-for-math-posters.html

First Day of School Ideas: http://myweb20journey.blogspot.com/2012/08/hssunfun-first-day-activities.html

http://blog.mrmeyer.com/?p=17716&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+dydan1+%28dy%2Fdan+posts+%2B+lessons%29

Groupwork: http://squarerootofnegativeoneteachmath.blogspot.com/2012/08/teaching-students-to-math-coach.html

Learning Styles Assessment: http://everybodyisageniusblog.blogspot.com/2012/08/my-first-two-weeks.html

Supplies and Interactive Notebooks: http://everybodyisageniusblog.blogspot.com/p/interactive-notebooks.html

http://everybodyisageniusblog.blogspot.com/2012/08/designing-instructions-foldables.html

Silent Squares: http://mathforum.org/pcmi/hstp/sum2009/morning/Day2SilentSquaresActivity.pdf

Testing making quiet spaces: http://squarerootofnegativeoneteachmath.blogspot.com/2012/08/made-4-math-two-pizza-boxes-and-hot.html

Put Yourself on a Graph group activity: http://mathmamawrites.blogspot.com/2011/08/first-day-of-class.html

BLACKLINE MASTERS:

http://lrt.ednet.ns.ca/PD/BLM/table_of_contents.htm

http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=205

BLOGS:

http://ispeakmath.wordpress.com/2012/09/19/new-bloggers-from-the-math-blogger-initiation-sorted-by-division/

BOOKS &ARTICLES:

Handling Stress and testing: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/10/magazine/why-can-some-kids-handle-pressure-while-others-fall-apart.html?_r=1&adxnnl=1&pagewanted=all&adxnnlx=1363543355-XS%2FKF4wMHWfTM2op+Rx+Yw

High Income Students Have Too Much Pressure Put on Them: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/10/us/10iht-letter10.html?smid=fb-share

MET study on fair and reliable measures for teacher effectiveness: http://metproject.org/downloads/MET_Ensuring_Fair_and_Reliable_Measures_Practitioner_Brief.pdf

Teacher to teacher press where you can download for free portions of books: http://www.tttpress.com/store/

Darryl Yong’s classroom teaching: http://www.ams.org/notices/201210/rtx121001408p.pdf

8th grade algebra study Brookings Institute: http://www.brookings.edu/research/reports/2013/03/18-eighth-grade-math-loveless?cid=em_brown032013

Dallas Cowboys study math: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324085304579008754283995522.html

CALENDAR ACTIVITIES:

http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/02/27/10-activities-for-learning-about-leap-year-and-other-calendar-oddities/

COACHING:

Example video: http://squarerootofnegativeoneteachmath.blogspot.com/2012/08/teaching-students-to-math-coach.html

COMMON CORE STANDARDS ISSUES:

Curriculum Maps for 6-Alg. 2 including correlated activities: http://emergentmath.com/my-problem-based-curriculum-maps/

Overview of CCSS in math and link to science standards: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/03/science/fewer-topics-covered-more-rigorously.html?_r=1&

“Why We’re Behind” comparing US education to top nations: http://commoncore.org/_docs/CCreport_whybehind.pdf

Videos of 8 Mathematical Practices: http://insidemathematics.org/index.php/mathematical-practice-standards

CLASSROOM SYSTEMS:

Wall of Remediation: http://mathymcmatherson.wordpress.com/2012/03/30/the-wall-of-remediation-or-my-low-tech-version-of-khan-academy/

DAN MEYER 3-ACT VIDEOS:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AjIqyKM9d7ZYdEhtR3BJMmdBWnM2YWxWYVM1UWowTEE#gid=0

ENGAGEMENT STUFF:

Great cards to hand out on first day of school: http://www.someecards.com/usercards/viewcard/MjAxMi01MzQ0MzQ1N2M5NTYzMTFl

ESTIMATION: a daily estimation with video solution: http://www.estimation180.com/

FAMILY INVOLVEMENT:

postcards home: http://function-of-time.blogspot.com/2012/01/good-news-postcard.html

FOLDABLES: http://ispeakmath.wordpress.com/tag/foldable/

FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT:

http://diagnoser.com/

Test retakes: http://www.google.com/reader/view/#stream/user%2F18423427272633300602%2Flabel%2Ftest%20retakes

FUN STUFF:

Bingo: http://everybodyisageniusblog.blogspot.com/2012/08/bingo.html

http://threesixty360.wordpress.com/category/math-magic/

I have…Who has…  game   http://mathtothe7thpower.blogspot.com/2012/09/i-have-who-has-games-for-math.html

GEOGEBRA:

http://dmentrard.free.fr/GEOGEBRA/Maths/accueilmath.htm

http://bowmandickson.com/2012/08/09/getting-started-with-geogebra-tutorials-examples-and-more/

GEOMETRY (middle school level)

http://untilnextstop.blogspot.com/2012/03/geometry-in-grade-7.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IHopeThisOldTrainBreaksDown+%28I+Hope+This+Old+Train+Breaks+Down…%29

Origami of Angles: http://drawingonmath.blogspot.com/2012/10/origami-angles.html

non-Euclidean geometry: http://mrhonner.com/2012/03/20/the-saccheri-quadrilateral/

Hyperblic Football:  http://www.math.tamu.edu/~sottile/research/stories/hyperbolic_football/index.html

GOOD MATH IDEAS:

http://www.carnegielearning.com/webinars/

http://topics.nytimes.com/top/opinion/series/steven_strogatz_on_the_elements_of_math/index.html

http://mathmamawrites.blogspot.com/2010/08/richmond-math-salon-sweet-sampling_08.html

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

http://lostinrecursion.wordpress.com/2012/03/12/the-lost-in-recursion-recursion/

http://drawingonmath.blogspot.com/2012/04/useful-pd.html

http://everybodyisageniusblog.blogspot.com/2012/09/easy-station-activity.html

Math Circle Problems: http://mathmamawrites.blogspot.com/2012/03/oakland-math-circle-does-spot-it.html

Exeter Problem Sets: http://www.exeter.edu/academics/72_6539.aspx

GROWTH vs. FIXED MINDSET

http://www.nais.org/publications/ismagazinearticle.cfm?ItemNumber=150509

Famous people with growth mindset stories:

Diana Nyad: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/03/sports/nyad-completes-cuba-to-florida-swim.html?hp&_r=1&

IPAD GAMES:

Wuzzit Trouble (combining factors in different ways): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wuzzit-trouble/id600190128?mt=8

NUMBER SENSE:

Boot Camp–games for building number sense. http://cheesemonkeysf.blogspot.com/2011/06/number-sense-boot-camp-request-for.html

Number Talks: http://www.beverlyhills.k12.ca.us/ourpages/auto/2007/10/15/1192462395585/Number%20Talk%20Overview.pdf

What’s my Rule? on GeoGebra: http://www.geogebratube.org/student/c1009/m12838/ylyn

Liar’s Bingo (Guess the pattern game): http://www.geogebratube.org/student/m12850

and excel file for Liar’s Bingo: tinyurl.com/berkeleyliarsbingo

Timed number fact quizzes:

http://www.math-worksheets-generator.com/

Timed fraction operation quizzes:

http://www.homeschoolmath.net/worksheets/fraction-b.php

Fibonacci Numbers:

http://letsplaymath.net/2012/01/30/fibonacci-numbers-and-plants/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+LetsPlayMath+%28Let%27s+play+math%21%29

PRE-ALGEBRA:

Word Cloud of Pre-Algebra Standards: http://everybodyisageniusblog.blogspot.com/2012/08/classroom-posters.html

Data Analysis: http://drawingonmath.blogspot.com/2012/01/how-many-ookies.html

Exponential Growth: https://docs.google.com/a/berkeley.net/file/d/0BzlWcsG5H1hNX0VmN1BZQWZrMFk/edit

Fractions:

Number line comparisons http://www.geogebratube.org/student/m13567

Chris Danielson Ted Talk on Units: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=EtclcWGG7WQ#!

Integer Operations: http://mathymcmatherson.wordpress.com/2012/04/13/lots-of-thoughts-on-integer-operations/

Integer Card Games: http://letsplaymath.net/2008/05/29/hit-me-math-game/

Linear Graphing: http://function-of-time.blogspot.com/2012/07/mtt2k-and-my-own-version.html

http://metproject.org/downloads/MET_Ensuring_Fair_and_Reliable_Measures_Practitioner_Brief.pdf

Proportions: http://drawingonmath.blogspot.com/2012/03/miniatures-in-proportion.html

Scientific Notation: http://www.onemorelevel.com/game/scale_of_the_universe_2012

Marilyn Burns building Algebraic Reasoning: http://www.mathsolutions.com/index.cfm?page=wp9&crid=67

ALGEBRA 1:

Word Cloud of Algebra Standards: http://everybodyisageniusblog.blogspot.com/2012/08/algebra-cccs-word-cloud-poster.html

Algebra 4 All Teacher Forum:
http://a4a.learnport.org/page/algebra-for-all-resources

Exponential Growth: http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/pro/rich.html

Parabolas in Real World: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rdSgqHuI-mw

Rich Problem Sets (For all Math Courses):

http://www.msri.org/web/msri/static-pages/-/node/211

Graphing horizontal and vertical lines:

http://www.mathplayground.com/SaveTheZogs/SaveTheZogs.html

All sorts of algebra activities:

http://drrobinson.com/teachers.htm

http://jsauriollandmarkoutreach.weebly.com/index.html

Linear Graphing (contextual): http://blog.mrmeyer.com/?p=12962&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+dydan1+%28dy%2Fdan+posts+%2B+lessons%29

http://www.mathalicious.com/lesson/icost/ (need Mathalicious subscription)

Patterns (and graphing): http://everybodyisageniusblog.blogspot.com/2013/01/pattern-project.html

Meaning of Acceleration versus Speed: http://espn.go.com/blog/new-york/knicks/post/_/id/12063/sport-science-jeremy-lin

Quadratics: http://misscalculate.blogspot.com/2012/02/teaching-quadratic-formula.html

Graphing Quadratics GeoGebra: http://www.geogebratube.org/student/m12860

Videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=UUjMckvHw9lEQZqe_8WEifpw

http://memeburn.com/2012/04/9-of-the-coolest-educational-videos-from-ted-ed/

GEOMETRY:

Angles (Origami): http://www.scribd.com/doc/109943671/Origami-Angles

Circumcenter, orthocenter, etc: http://drawingonmath.blogspot.com/2012/01/centers-circumcenter-orthocenter.html

Logic & Truth Tables: http://www.successlink.org/GTI/lesson_unit-viewer.asp?lid=2465

Henri Picciotto’s Geometry Labs:

http://www.mathedpage.org/geometry-labs/index.html

Notes from Henri’s Hands on Geometry Workshop: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OpdSC6me0UcgLcWVAO2m9RcGmrpX8JCojDmasEt0wQE/edit?pli=1

Michael Serra’s geometry resources: http://www.michaelserra.net/

Volume and Surface Area: http://function-of-time.blogspot.com/2011/11/curriculum-writing-for-reluctant.html

Angle games: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o6W6P8JZW0o&feature=relmfu

Euler: http://www.math.dartmouth.edu/~euler/

Coordinate Geometry: http://coxmath.blogspot.com/2012/05/did-i-get-it.html

Proof.  What is it? https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=piyGXW_gMbc

Scaling Factors: http://mrmeyer.com/threeacts/superbear/

Technology

Eyeball definitions of geometric terms: http://woodgears.ca/eyeball/

PUBLISHING ARTICLES: 2013 Topics

http://www.cmc-math.org/members/call.html

FUN STUFF WITH TECHNOLOGY:

Using Excel: http://blog.mrmeyer.com/?p=16032&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+dydan1+%28dy%2Fdan+posts+%2B+lessons%29

Google URL shortener: http://goo.gl/

Khan Academy critique: http://ispeakmath.wordpress.com/2013/02/03/student-thoughts-about-the-khan-academy/

Padlet for group brainstorming: http://padlet.com/

Programming: http://blog.mrmeyer.com/?p=14804&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+dydan1+%28dy%2Fdan+posts+%2B+lessons%29

Scratch: http://teacherleaders.wordpress.com/2013/01/06/presenting-mathematical-thinking-with-scratch/

Twitter Math Camp Wiki: http://msmathwiki.pbworks.com/w/page/27071816/Math%20Teacher%20Wiki

Tips on Starting a Math Blog: http://mathtwitterblogosphere.weebly.com/writing-a-blog.html

You Tube’s Education Site: http://utubersity.com/

Converting You Tube to MP3 http://www.youtube-mp3.org/

Games: http://www.arcademicskillbuilders.com/

http://sendables.jibjab.com/holidays

http://cooltoolsforschools.wikispaces.com/Home

New Teacher/Tech Blog ideas: http://samjshah.com/2012/07/31/talk-to-new-math-teachers/

Screencast Software: http://screencast-o-matic.com/

Shorten URLs: http://tinyurl.com/

Free online calculators of all types:

http://www.calkoo.com/

BOOKS ON MATH:

Fermat’s Enigma

Proofs from The Book http://www.amazon.com/Proofs-THE-BOOK-Martin-Aigner/dp/3642008550/ref=sr_1_6?ie=UTF8&qid=1337986677&sr=8-6

Geometry: A guided inquiry by Chakerian, Stein, Crabill http://www.amazon.com/Geometry-A-Guided-Inquiry/dp/1556367538/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1340208270&sr=8-1&keywords=geometry%3A+a+guided+inquiry

SMARTER BALANCED: http://blog.mrmeyer.com/?p=15403&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+dydan1+%28dy%2Fdan+posts+%2B+lessons%29

TEACHING ISSUES/PRE-SERVICE PD:

Analyzing SBAC: http://patternsinpractice.wordpress.com/

http://sbac.portal.airast.org/Practice_Test/resources.html

Teacher ed–elementary math issues: https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?shva=1#inbox/13eeb8f6b19bed46

Movies: http://interrupters.kartemquin.com/

Online Courses: http://www.maplesoft.com/tacontent/newcontent.aspx?page=2

RTI self-evaluation rubric: http://www.rti4success.org/pdf/RTI_Framework_Integrity_Rubric_08-25-11.pdf

Shift Happens: http://vimeo.com/58839986

Silicon Valley Math Initiative Teacher Rubrics: http://www.noycefdn.org/documents/math/mathteachingrubric.pdf

Study questioning value of 8th grade Algebra 1: http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2012/04/20/29aera.h31.html

Importance of using technology to allow kids to teach themselves: http://www.ted.com/talks/sugata_mitra_the_child_driven_education.html

Ted talk by Rita Pierson, teacher, on the importance of relationships

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rita-f-pierson/student-teacher-relationships_b_3203159.html?utm_hp_ref=tw

Teaching VIdeos: http://videomosaic.org/home

http://mathforum.org/blogs/max/videos-of-doing-and-teaching-math/

And TOTALLY non-teaching stuff…

camping in CA: http://www.sunset.com/travel/california/best-campgrounds-california-00400000044084/

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