Mathematics on the Internet: A Resource for K-12 Teachers / Edition 3

Mathematics on the Internet: A Resource for K-12 Teachers / Edition 3

by Gerhard A. Ameis, Jazlin V. Ebenezer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131715828

ISBN-13: 9780131715820

Pub. Date: 05/23/2005

Publisher: Pearson

Aligned with NCTM Standards, this brief book helps teachers in elementary, middle, and high schools to become better acquainted with some of the resource materials and information available on the Internet for teaching mathematics.

FEATURES:

  • Annotated list of websites—Contains a list of websites that offer resources for

Overview

Aligned with NCTM Standards, this brief book helps teachers in elementary, middle, and high schools to become better acquainted with some of the resource materials and information available on the Internet for teaching mathematics.

FEATURES:

  • Annotated list of websites—Contains a list of websites that offer resources for teaching mathematics and professional development opportunities.
  • Reduces time teachers spend searching for these resources.
  • NEW! receive a code to a website that links you directly to each URL listed in the book.

  • Examples—Presents additional useful examples on using the Internet.
    • Assists readers in using and understanding the developing world of information technology for teaching mathematics.

  • NCTM Principles and Standards for School Mathematics overview.
    • Provides useful information regarding mathematics reform, presents an example of teaching mathematics that reflects the NCTM standards, and gives students a clear basis for understanding modification in mathematics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131715820
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
05/23/2005
Series:
On The Internet Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Using the Internet

  • What Is the Internet?
  • What Is an Information Server?
  • What is a URL?
  • How Do You Find Information On The Internet?
    • Connecting to a Website with a Known URL
    • Using a Search Tool
    • Navigating a Site
  • An Example: Locating and Downloading Information
  • Concerns When Using the Internet to Obtain Information
  • Websites for Internet Guides and Tutorials
  • Chapter Summary
  • References

Chapter 2 Learning Mathematics with the Internet

  • A Look Backward and Forward
  • A Standards-based Approach to Mathematics Instruction
  • The Internet and Mathematics Instruction
    • Example 1: Locating Teaching Resources (Lesson Plans)
    • Example 2: Locating Teaching Resources (Internet-based Activities)
    • Example 3: Locating Teaching Resources (Stories)
    • Example 4: Obtaining Assistance With Planning
    • Example 5: Engaging Students in Simulations
    • Example 6: Engaging Students in Problem Solving
    • Example 7: Engaging Students in Communicating
    • Example 8: Engaging Students in Projects
  • Help Resources for Using the Internet to Teach Mathematics
  • Chapter Summary
  • References

Chapter 3 Links to Mathematics Teaching Resources

  • Introduction
  • Lessons, Activities, and Projects
    • Elementary School to High School Sites
    • Elementary School Sites
    • Elementary School and Middle School Sites
    • Middle School Sites
    • Middle School and High School Sites
    • High School Sites
  • Problems
    • Elementary School to High School Sites
    • Elementary School Sites
    • Elementary School and Middle School Sites
    • Middle School Sites
    • Middle School and High School Sites
    • High School Sites
  • Mathematics Topics
    • Elementary School to High School Sites
    • Elementary School Sites
    • High School Sites
  • Statistics
    • Elementary School to High School Sites
    • Elementary School Sites
    • Middle School to High School Sites
    • High School Sites
  • Comprehensive Gateways
  • Other Math-Related Matters
  • Chapter Summary

Chapter 4 Links to Professional Development Resources

  • Associations, Organizations, Projects, Centers
  • Information on Assessment
  • Collaboration
  • Gender Concerns
  • Multicultural and Minority Group Concerns
  • Special Needs Concerns
  • Chapter Summary

Appendix A Electronic Journals

Appendix B The Internet Language

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