Math is interesting

Tuesday, April 25, 2006

Fractions

Dear parents and students,

What could be more fun than learning fractions with a pizza? This week we will be learning to use fractions in everyday life. Here are a few fun websites to play around with.

Pizza Fractions
http://mrnussbaumgames.com/pizza_game/

Crossing the River with Fractions
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/cross_the_river/

Fractions
http://www.321know.com/fra16_x2.htm

Bet you will never look at pizza the same, will ya?

Ms. Holt

Money

Dear parents and students,

I hope you week is going good. This week will be a fun one, we will be learning about money. Try these websites for extra practice.

Learn to Count Money
http://www.playtolearn.com/coins.asp

Counting Coins One By One
http://www.coe.uh.edu/archive/math/math_lessons/mathles3/tutor.htm

Money Program
http://arcytech.org/java/money/money.html

Money is fun to learn about, isn't it?

Ms. Holt

Decimals

Dear parents and students,

This week we will be learning how to use decimals and numbers. These websites will give you some activities to practice with.

Practice Explaning Decimals
http://coolmath.com/decimals/06-decimals-adding.html

Frogs Palace
http://games.funschool.com/games.php?g=1074&catagory=0&level-0&jamc=dbz84b24nq

Tug of War
http://www.decimalsquares.com/dsGames/games/tugowar.html

Thank you for working so hard!

Ms. Holt

Time

Dear parents and students,

I hope the previous websites have been helpful. This week we will be learning to tell time. Here are some websites that will help you understand how to tell time.

Placing Hands on the Clock
http://www.apples4theteacher.com/java/telling-time/index.html

What Time Is It?
http://www.primarygames.com/time/question1.htm

Time Teller
http://www.lil-fingers.com/games/time/index.html

I hope you have a good "time" learning this week.

Ms. Holt

Integers

Dear parents and students,

This week we will be learning about integers. The following websites are available for you to explore.

Math Car Racing
http://www.funbrain.com/osa/index.html

Billy Bear Addition
http://www.billybear4kids.com/games/mapedit/math3.htm

Color Chips
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_161_g_2_t_1.html

I hope you enjoy these websites!

Ms. Holt

Whole Numbers

Dear parents and students,

This week we will be working with whole numbers. Here are some fun whole number sites for you to explore.

The Autumn People
http://www.geocities.com/EnchantedForest/Dell/5232/work1.html

The Circus Train
http://www3.anoka.k12.mn.us/curriculinks/kdgtn/kindergarten_frame.htm

Counting to 20
http://www.aaamath.com/g1-k5b-countupn.html#section2

Have fun!

Ms. Holt

Welcome!

Dear parents and students,

Welcome to our class edublog. You will find links to some fun activities related to what we are learning in our class each week. If you have any questions, please let me know. Have a good week!

Ms. Holt