Internet Resources for Instruction
http://www.mathwords.com/ - this site is categorized by math subject and does a great job of giving examples of different kinds of math vocabulary.
http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/ - this is a math dictionary that is kid friendly. Vocabulary is alphabetized.
http://www.mathsisfun.com/index.htm - math is FUN! Another cool site for kids or for teachers who want to learn more about a particular concept.
http://www.spellingcity.com/math-vocabulary.html - CHECK IT OUT! This site has vocabulary lists for math by grade level based on the common core standards.
http://www.hbschool.com/glossary/math2/index_temp.html - ESPECIALLY for K-6! Math glossary alphabetized and illustrated. Organized by grade level.
http://www.hbschool.com/glossary/math2/index_temp.html - ALGEBRA! This is a pdf file. It includes an algebra vocabulary poster and associated activity.
https://pumas.gsfc.nasa.gov/ - PRACTICAL uses of MATH and SCIENCE. 77 listings. Organized by NASA.
http://www.nsa.gov/academia/early_opportunities/math_edu_partnership/collected_learning/high_school/index.shtml - from the National Security Agency — high school concept development units by math subject area.
http://dww.ed.gov/Major-Topics-of-School-Algebra/topic/index.cfm?T_ID=22 - National Mathematics Advisory Panel Watch this brief overview to learn about the purpose and findings of the National Mathematics Advisory Panel and research-based recommendations for improving mathematics instruction. Find out why it’s important for schools to focus on teaching critical mathematics skills to better prepare students for entry into algebra.
http://free.ed.gov/subjects.cfm?subject_id=186&toplvl=33 - FREE — Federal Resources for Educational Excellence. THIS IS AN AMAZING COLLECTION for Math. Organized by specific math topics.
http://www.thefutureschannel.com/algebra/algebra_real_world_movies.php - short video clips of people talking about how they use Algebra on the job. Skateboard design, architecture, aquarium makers, bike engineers.
http://www.mathmotivation.com/all-applications.html - resources to help students see the importance of math.
http://www.readingresource.net/teachingreading.html - wide variety of strategies for teaching reading. Parent tips included!
http://www.learner.org/workshops/readingk2/ - research based strategies for teaching reading K-2.
http://ies.ed.gov/ncee/edlabs/regions/central/pdf/REL_2007038.pdf - Using Strategy Instruction to help struggling high school students understand what they read.
http://dww.ed.gov/ - Doing What Works. Listings of research based practices. Many, many topics from improving reading comprehension in grade K-3 to helping students navigate their way to college.
http://www.mentoringminds.com/master-instructional-strategies.php - topics such as RTI, classroom management, math, reading, Spanish and Common Core Standards.
http://www.netc.org/focus/strategies/ - concise and well organized by topic. Effective instructional strategies.