Family involvement is an essential element for a student’s success in mathematics. You are one of your child’s most valuable resources. Learning about ways to support your child’s mathematical development is the first step. This handout will provide an overview of ways to foster your child’s success.

There are countless websites that can provide assistance to both students and their parents. The list below is just a starting point of exploration. Some of the sites listed below will provide additional practice of identified skills through the completion of problems. Others will reinforce skills through the use of games.

https://wcpssccmsmath.pbworks.com/w/page/66952749/Math%20Teaching%20Videos WCPSS videos by grade level

http://www.math.com/ - Glossary, calculators, formulas and tables, homework help, practice and games.

http://www.mathsisfun.com/definitions/ - Illustrated math dictionary

http://www.kutasoftware.com/ - Practice worksheets

http://www.ixl.com/standards/common-core/math - practice problems- there are a limited number you can do without needing to pay for a subscription.

http://thinkingblocks.com/ - Practice problems for addition, multiplication, fractions and ratios.

http://www.figurethis.org/index.html - Challenge problems

http://illuminations.nctm.org/ - Activities

http://www.learningplanet.com/index.asp - Games and homework help

http://mathforum.org/dr.math/ - Ask Dr. Math – homework help and formulas

http://www.coolmath-games.com/ - Math games

http://www.aaamath.com/ - Interactive math lessons

http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html - National Library of Virtual Manipulatives – interactive activities and manipulatives for math topics

http://www.khanacademy.org/ - Videos on many math topics created by teachers

http://education.ti.com/en/us/home Texas Instruments website that has activities and download applications for TI calculators

http://www.sascurriculumpathways.com/portal/ - Interactive lessons for students. You will need an account but your school should already have one you can link to.

http://www.phschool.com/atschool/cmp2/active_math/index.html This website has interactive activities. It is from the makers of CMP2 but is free to anyone to use.

http://www.webmath.com/ Resources to look through organized by topic.

http://www.algebralab.org/practice/practice.aspx Great set of review questions that students can choose based on topic

http://www.math-play.com/ Free online math games

http://www.geogebratube.org/ A resource where students can create their own drawings like geometer sketchpad but there are also archived pages where other teachers have made their own drawings. For example you can find a drawing proof for the Exterior Angle Theorem.

http://corestandards.org/assets/CCSSI_Math%20Standards.pdf Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (glossary page 85)

http://mathlearnnc.sharpschool.com/UserFiles/Servers/Server_4507209/File/Instructional%20Resources/GlossarySP.pdf North Carolina DPI Glossary of Mathematical Terms for Parents and Teachers

**Helpful Websites**There are countless websites that can provide assistance to both students and their parents. The list below is just a starting point of exploration. Some of the sites listed below will provide additional practice of identified skills through the completion of problems. Others will reinforce skills through the use of games.

https://wcpssccmsmath.pbworks.com/w/page/66952749/Math%20Teaching%20Videos WCPSS videos by grade level

http://www.math.com/ - Glossary, calculators, formulas and tables, homework help, practice and games.

http://www.mathsisfun.com/definitions/ - Illustrated math dictionary

http://www.kutasoftware.com/ - Practice worksheets

http://www.ixl.com/standards/common-core/math - practice problems- there are a limited number you can do without needing to pay for a subscription.

http://thinkingblocks.com/ - Practice problems for addition, multiplication, fractions and ratios.

http://www.figurethis.org/index.html - Challenge problems

http://illuminations.nctm.org/ - Activities

http://www.learningplanet.com/index.asp - Games and homework help

http://mathforum.org/dr.math/ - Ask Dr. Math – homework help and formulas

http://www.coolmath-games.com/ - Math games

http://www.aaamath.com/ - Interactive math lessons

http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html - National Library of Virtual Manipulatives – interactive activities and manipulatives for math topics

http://www.khanacademy.org/ - Videos on many math topics created by teachers

http://education.ti.com/en/us/home Texas Instruments website that has activities and download applications for TI calculators

http://www.sascurriculumpathways.com/portal/ - Interactive lessons for students. You will need an account but your school should already have one you can link to.

http://www.phschool.com/atschool/cmp2/active_math/index.html This website has interactive activities. It is from the makers of CMP2 but is free to anyone to use.

http://www.webmath.com/ Resources to look through organized by topic.

http://www.algebralab.org/practice/practice.aspx Great set of review questions that students can choose based on topic

http://www.math-play.com/ Free online math games

http://www.geogebratube.org/ A resource where students can create their own drawings like geometer sketchpad but there are also archived pages where other teachers have made their own drawings. For example you can find a drawing proof for the Exterior Angle Theorem.

**Glossary Links**http://corestandards.org/assets/CCSSI_Math%20Standards.pdf Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (glossary page 85)

http://mathlearnnc.sharpschool.com/UserFiles/Servers/Server_4507209/File/Instructional%20Resources/GlossarySP.pdf North Carolina DPI Glossary of Mathematical Terms for Parents and Teachers